River-Coastal Science and Engineering Faculty

Mead A. Allison, Ph.D. State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1993

Chair, Department of River-Coastal Science and Engineering
Sedimentary Processes of Continental Margin Environments

Ehab Meselhe, Ph.D. University of Iowa, 1994

Coastal wetland hydrology, sediment transport, and computer modeling of coastal wetland, estuarine, and riverine systems.

David S. Biedenharn, Ph.D. Colorado State University, 1995

Adjunct Professor
Hydraulics, river mechanics, engineering and management, sediment transport, regional sediment management, channel restoration, and fluvial geomorphology.

K. Jack Killgore, Ph.D. University of Mississippi, 1995

Adjunct Professor
Habitat assessment of large river fishes, conservation of endangered species, aquatic habitat restoration, invasive species management and environmental impact analysis.

Barbara A. Kleiss, Ph.D. Louisiana State University, 1995

Adjunct Professor
Water chemistry of aquatic systems, wetlands biogeochemistry, and restoration of rivers and wetlands, and interdisciplinary studies of the Mississippi River and its floodplains.

Catherine E. Murphy, Ph.D. Louisiana State University, 2017

Adjunct Professor
Freshwater habitat freshwater habitat restoration, river-floodplain connectivity in the Lower Mississippi River batture, conservation of endangered species and management of aquatic nuisance species.

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