Jody W. Deming

            Phone: (206) 543-0845
            E-mail: jdeming AT
            Address: School of Oceanography
            Campus Mailbox: 357940
            University of Washington
            Seattle WA 98185
            Office: 370 MSB (map)

Postdoctoral Associates

  • Josephine Rapp Working with Jody Deming and the Geneflow collaboration towards thorough bioinformatics analyses on transcriptomes and metagenomes from cryopeg and sea ice brines from Utqiagvik, AK, fieldwork. (jzrapp AT
  • Anders Torstensson Working with Jodi Young and Jody Deming on the uptake, production and recycling of compatible solutes in sea ice algae as part of the Future of Ice Initiative. (andtor AT
  • Marcela Ewert Working on publishing some unpublished extracellular enzyme data from Yves-Alain Vetter's thesis. "Substrate binding strength and specificity of freely-released extracellular enzymes from marine bacterial isolates". (mewerts AT

Current Graduate Students

UW Astrobiology Rotation Students/Visiting Students

Current Undergraduate and High School Students

  • Annie Shoemaker Summer 2018. Working with Anders Torstensson generating growth curve data for bacterial isolates in culture with psychrophilic diatoms, as well as some temperature characterizaton of these isolates. (annashoe AT

Current Work/Study Students

  • Liz Miller Summer 2018. Working on characterizing our sea ice brine isolate, Psychrobacter sp. - P7E, using temperature range of growth, salinity range of growth and acclimatizaton testing. (miller.eliz.c AT  CONGRATULATIONS to Liz who has accepted a graduate school offer from the University of Hawaii!

Current Research Staff

Former Lab Members