Contact the Florida Atlantic University Office of Undergraduate Research and Inquiry at or 561-297-4879






Meet the NSF LEARN   Team

Donna Chamely-Wiik, Ph.D., Assistant Dean and Principal Investigator for the NSF grant
Phone 561-297-1019
Favorite Hobbies:  Traveling, Dinners with good friends and family
Something most people don't know about me:  I was born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago.
Something on my “Bucket List": Visit Fiji or Maldives  

Dan Meeroff, Ph.D., Associate Chair and Professor Civil, Environmental & Geomatics Engineering
Phone 561-297-3099
Favorite Hobbies
Playing soccer and I love to cook
Something most people don't know about me: My family is from Argentina, and I played college soccer winning the national championship. I also grew up in this area going to J.P. Taravella High School.
Something on my “Bucket List":  Hike all of America’s National Parks

Evelyn Frazier, Ph.D., Senior Instructor, Director of the Introduction to Honors and Honors Thesis Programs
Phone: 561-297-4472
Favorite Hobbies: Dancing and gym
Something most people do not know about me:  I am Brazillian and my family still resides in Brazil. I go to Brazil at least once a year to visit family and my fellow field biologist friends.
Something on my “Bucket List”: See all the major ecosystems in this planet Earth, before they are all destroyed. 

Jordan Merritt, M.S., Program Coordinator 
Phone: 561-297-4879
Favorite Hobbies: Basketball and reading
Something most people do not know about me: I have a greyhound named "Cat".
Something on my “Bucket List”: Learn to fly an airplane.