Ian Bartol is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at ODU. He received his B.S. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and his M.S. and Ph.D. at the College of William and Mary/Virginia Institute of Marine Science. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) before joining the faculty at ODU.
Current Graduate Students:
Rachel Jastrebsky is a doctoral student in the Department of Biological Sciences at ODU. Rachel is studying the biomechanics of turning in cuttlefishes and squids using a combination of approaches including high-speed videography and volumetric particle image velocimetry.
Carly York is a doctoral student in the Department of Biological Sciences at ODU. Carly is studying the hydrodynamics and sensory biomechanics of escape responses in squids throughout ontogeny using high-speed video and volumetric particle image velocimetry.
Kristy Phillips is a MS student in the Department of Biological Sciences at ODU. Kristy is working on a joint ODU/Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center project examining feeding patterns in bottlenose dolphins.
Former Graduate Students:
William J. Stewart (M.S. 2007)
Angela M. Woolard (M.S. 2008)
Lory Scott (M.S. 2009)
Maggie Lynott (M.S. 2012)