photo credit: Jared Lazarus/Duke University

Undergraduate Students

Duke undergraduates looking to pursue an independent study and/or Scholars project within the Wong Lab may contact Juliet ( If you will be at DUML during the Spring semester, please specify which block(s) you prefer.

Professional Master’s Students

The Master of Environmental Management (MEM) program offers a professional master’s degree. Please note that this is not a traditional MS degree. The MEM program is designed to train students for professional careers in environmental management, policy, research, or advocacy. MEM students engage in Master’s Projects during their second year. Master’s Projects within the Wong Lab are available. Existing MEM students may contact Juliet ( to discuss potential Master’s Projects. It is not necessary to contact Juliet prior to applying to the MEM program. 

PhD Students

The Wong Lab is looking to accept new PhD students for Fall 2025! Please explore the Ph.D. in Marine Science and Conservation program for more information, including application instructions. Interested applicants should contact Juliet ( before applying to the program. Please provide your CV, research interests, and one or two examples of research questions you would like to pursue within our group.


Please contact Juliet ( if you are considering applying for a postdoctoral research fellowship and would like to develop a proposal with Dr. Wong as your faculty sponsor.