Alison Mikulyuk

Position title: Research Program Coordinator


Research Summary
I lead Water@UW-Madison, a cross-disciplinary community of practice that fosters connection and collaboration within Wisconsin's water research community. We provide immersive research experiences for undergraduates through the Freshwater@UW program, support and fund community-based water research projects, and work to connect faculty, graduate students, and community partners across disciplines. I have a background in aquatic ecology, applied research, and years of experience in programming and policy. I use a science-based approach to work for healthy waters, resilient ecosystems and thriving communities.


Research Topics: Aquatic plant ecology & management, aquatic invasive species, surface water restoration, art-science collaboration, interdisciplinary research.