Hughes, Connor. (M.S. expected 2022). Combining mechanistic and correlative models to analyze environmental influences on body size variation in Gila monsters.

Stalker, Jocelyn. (M.S. expected 2022). Spatial ecology of long-lived lizards: Influences of sampling intensity and duration on spatial habitat use of Gila monsters.

Brown, Brandon. (M.S. expected 2021) Thermally-mediated refuge site selection in Mojave Gila Monsters.

Pierson, Matt. (M.S. 2020) Influence of resource subsidies on the spatial ecology of Sonoran Gila monsters

Kauphusman, Jack. (M.S. 2020) Multi-scale habitat selection by Cottonmouth snakes.

Thiem, Lyranda. (M.S. 2020) Energetic costs of oviductal egg retention in Eastern Musk Turtles.

Richard, Molly. (M.S. 2020) Does corticosterone mediate energy use in Cottonmouth Snakes?

Grady, Jessica. (M.S. 2020) Environmental and ecological influences on scale shape in Darters.

Lochmueller, Kenan. (B.S. 2020) Determinants of the spatial distribution of juvenile Cottonmouth snakes. APSU Undergrad Research Enrichment Scholar.

Pierson, Matt. (B.S. 2017) Metabolic response to predation risk in Copperhead snakes. 2016 APSU Presidential Research Scholar.

Spencer, McKayla. (M.S. 2017) Comparative energetics and responses to feeding of Copperhead and Cottonmouth snakes (Agkistrodon). 2017 APSU Outstanding Biology Graduate Student.

Iacchetta, Mike. (M.S. 2017) Stress responses of Eastern Fence Lizards to prescribed fire.

Hromada, Steve. (M.S. 2017) Response of herpetological communities to fire-altered landscapes.

Mueller, Andrew. (M.S. 2017) Seasonal thermoregulation by copperhead snakes (Agkistrodon contortrix) in fire-altered landscapes.

Wild, Kris. (M.S. 2016) Fire-altered landscapes influence locomotor performance of Eastern Fence Lizards (Sceloporus undulatus). 2016 Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Storer Award for Best Student Poster Presentation.

Flaherty, James. (M.S. 2016) Habitat use by copperhead snakes (Agkistrodon contortrix) in fire-altered landscapes.

Clinger, John. (M.S. 2016) Energetic costs of reproduction in eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina). 2015 APSU Outstanding Biology Graduate Student.

Bedal, Brooke. (B.S. 2015) Effects of ectoparasite prevalence on sprint performance of Eastern Fence Lizards. 2014 APSU Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow.

Owen, Dustin. (M.S., in progress) Impacts of prescribed fire and foraging mode on the stress physiology of snakes. 2014 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

Fulbright, Michael. (M.S. 2014) Ontogenetic shifts in habitat selection of cottonmouth snakes (Agkistrodon piscivorous).

Dijkstra, Eveline. (M.S. Veterinary Medicine 2014, Utrecht University, Netherlands) Comparison of the digestive passage rate in salt-water crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus) using various physical and biochemical markers.

Trinh, Diana. (B.S. 2013) Comparative patterns of thermoregulation between copperhead and cottonmouth snakes. 2013 APSU Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow.

Urdiales, Eva. (B.S. 2013) Comparison of resting metabolism among eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina). 2013 APSU Presidential Research Scholar. 2013 National Science Foundation Graduate Diversity Fellowship.

Ross, Aaron. (B.S. 2012) Habitat partitioning by sympatric woodland snakes. 2012 APSU Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow.