Above: The Fox lab celebrates Stephen and Morgan’s graduation, June 2016. L to R: Rob, Stephen, Morgan, Lilian, Michelle, Jessica, Jeremy.

Current lab members


Jeremy Fox, Professor

His name’s on the door, so he must be in charge (?)

jessica hopson

Jessica Hopson, MSc student

Jessica joined the Fox lab in Fall 2015 after completing an honors degree in biomathematics at Smith College. Jessica just defended her MSc on the effects of long-distance dispersal on spatial synchrony of predator-prey cycles.

rob morgante

Rob Morgante, MSc student

Rob joined the Fox lab in Fall 2015 after finishing his honors degree at Towson State University. He’s working on how plant-plant interactions and plant-soil feedbacks affect elevational range limits in mountain plants.

Alexandria Hamilton, undergraduate summer research assistant

Erin Laan, undergraduate summer research assistant


Fox Lab alumni


Dave Vasseur

Grad students

Stephen Hausch, PhD

Brian Kopach, PhD

Geoff Legault, PhD (transferred to Colorado)

Colin Olito, MSc

Jose Larrosa, MSc (exchange student)

Technicians and lab managers

Louise Hahn

Jessica Scharein

Tara Janes


Rameez Kabani, summer assistant

Grant Colijn, summer assistant

Ashlee Lillis, summer assistant

Christina Suzanne, summer assistant

Alycia Wilson, summer assistant

Juliette Chamagne, study student

Joyce MacNeil, summer assistant

Jodie Roberts, summer assistant

Ania Karzynska, independent study student

Zoe Cheung, summer assistant

Geoff Osgood, summer assistant and honors student

Liz Brennan, summer assistant

Julie Thomas, summer assistant and honors student

Stephanie Thibodeau, summer assistant and independent study student

Jodie Einarson, summer assistant

Peter Kim, summer assistant

Ivan Lajciak, independent study student

Lilian Guan, summer assistant

Michelle Ly, summer assistant and independent study student

Morgan Cotroneo, summer assistant, honors student, and technician

Arham Ahmed, independent study student

Ruiping Luo, honors student