Research Associate, Ocean Chemistry and Ecosystems Division
Robert Bremer joined AOML’s Ocean Chemistry and Ecosystems Division as a University of Miami-Cooperative Institute Research Associate. Robert works with the Molecular and Environmental Microbiology group as a laboratory and field technician. He assists with multiple environmental microbiology projects but focuses primarily on the molecular characterization and tracking of microbial contaminants from urbanized watersheds to the South Florida coastal zone, particularly the Biscayne Bay watershed. Robert has a research background in molecular genetic studies of corals and their symbionts, as well as experience with field work, research diving, and operating small boats.
Research Associate for the Ocean Chemistry and Ecosystem Division’s Molecular and Environmental Microbiology Group
2020 – 2022, M.S. Marine Biology and Ecology, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, Miami, FL
2017 – 2020, B.S. Biology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
2016 – 2017, B.S. Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
Huntsman Leadership Scholar, June 2017
Competitive Science Award, Holy Family Catholic, April 2013