Education: Candidate for Ph.D., Marine Biology BS Zoology from Ohio State Advisor:  Dr. Susan Brawley Email Address:  Charlotte.royer@maine.edu Location: Hitchner Hall Research:  My research centers around the intertidal red alga Porphyra umbilicalis. I am interested in understanding the roles that the P. umbilicalis bacterial microbiome have on host development and growth. I am also interested in