Xanthe Walker joins lab as new postdoc!

The Mack lab is very excited to welcome Dr. Xanthe Walker to the lab in her new role as a postdoctoral researcher. ¬†Xanthe brings her expertise in fire ecology and dendrochronology. She will work on the new NASA Arctic Boreal Research project, studying the impacts of severe fires on the loss of old carbon from boreal forest and arctic tundra soils. ¬†Xanthe also brings her expertise in Brett Michaels-style Buff wearing, braving mosquitos without a bug shirt (see Samantha’s attire for contrast), and multivariate statistics.

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