Laura Meredith

Joint Assistant Professor, Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences
Director, Biopshere 2 Tropical Rain Forest
Assistant Professor, Ecosystem Genomics, School of Natural Resources and the Environment (home department)
Joint Assistant Professor, Biosphere 2 Institute
Joint Assistant Professor, Genetics (GIDP)
Joint Assistant Professr, Global Change (GIDP)

Expertise  Interdisciplinary scientist working at the intersection of environmental microbiology and atmospheric chemistry. Focus on improving the process-based understanding of the environmental and biological drivers of microbe-mediated trace gas fluxes using an interdisciplinary set of laboratory and observational methods. Linking genes to function for microbe-mediated gas fluxes and determining key controls on ecosystem trace gas fluxes.


  • PHD climate physics and chemistry 2013, Massachusetts Institute of Technology