Paula J. Mouser

Phone: (603) 862-3275
Office: Environmental Engineering, Gregg Hall Rm 236, Durham, NH 03824
Paula J. Mouser


  • Ph.D., University of Vermont
  • M.S., University of Vermont
  • B.S., Utah State University

Courses Taught

  • CEE 724: Environmental Eng Microbiology
  • CEE 796: Spec Top/Biomed of Env Contam

Selected Publications

Rogers, J. D., Thurman, E. M., Ferrer, I., Rosenblum, J. S., Evans, M. V., Mouser, P. J., & Ryan, J. N. (2018). Degradation of polyethylene glycols and polypropylene glycols in microcosms simulating a spill of produced water in shallow groundwater.. Environmental science. Processes & impacts. doi:10.1039/c8em00291f

Luek, J. L., Harir, M., Schmitt-Kopplin, P., Mouser, P. J., & Gonsior, M. (2018). Organic sulfur fingerprint indicates continued injection fluid signature 10 months after hydraulic fracturing.. Environmental science. Processes & impacts. doi:10.1039/c8em00331a

Borton, M. A., Hoyt, D. W., Roux, S., Daly, R. A., Welch, S. A., Nicora, C. D., . . . Wrighton, K. C. (2018). Coupled laboratory and field investigations resolve microbial interactions that underpin persistence in hydraulically fractured shales. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115(28), E6585-E6594. doi:10.1073/pnas.1800155115

Brooker, M. R., Longnecker, K., Kujawinski, E. B., Evert, M. H., & Mouser, P. J. (2018). Discrete Organic Phosphorus Signatures are Evident in Pollutant Sources within a Lake Erie Tributary. Environmental Science & Technology, 52(12), 6771-6779. doi:10.1021/acs.est.7b05703

Luek, J. L., Harir, M., Schmitt-Kopplin, P., Mouser, P. J., & Gonsior, M. (2018). Temporal dynamics of halogenated organic compounds in Marcellus Shale flowback. Water Research, 136, 200-206. doi:10.1016/j.watres.2018.02.055

Cluff, M. A., Hartsock, A., MacRae, J. D., Carter, K., & Mouser, P. J. (2014). Temporal Changes in Microbial Ecology and Geochemistry in Produced Water from Hydraulically Fractured Marcellus Shale Gas Wells. Environmental Science & Technology, 48(11), 6508-6517. doi:10.1021/es501173p

Wilkins, M. J., VerBerkmoes, N. C., Williams, K. H., Callister, S. J., Mouser, P. J., Elifantz, H., . . . Banfield, J. F. (2009). Proteogenomic Monitoring of Geobacter Physiology during Stimulated Uranium Bioremediation. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 75(20), 6591-6599. doi:10.1128/AEM.01064-09

Mouser, P. J., N’Guessan, A. L., Elifantz, H., Holmes, D. E., Williams, K. H., Wilkins, M. J., . . . Lovley, D. R. (2009). Influence of Heterogeneous Ammonium Availability on Bacterial Community Structure and the Expression of Nitrogen Fixation and Ammonium Transporter Genes during in Situ Bioremediation of Uranium-Contaminated Groundwater. Environmental Science & Technology, 43(12), 4386-4392. doi:10.1021/es8031055

Morales, S. E., Mouser, P. J., Ward, N., Hudman, S. P., Gotelli, N. J., Ross, D. S., & Lewis, T. A. (2006). Comparison of Bacterial Communities in New England Sphagnum Bogs Using Terminal Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (T-RFLP). Microbial Ecology, 52(1), 34-44. doi:10.1007/s00248-005-0264-2

Mouser, P. J., Rizzo, D. M., Röling, W. F. M., & van Breukelen, B. M. (2005). A Multivariate Statistical Approach to Spatial Representation of Groundwater Contamination using Hydrochemistry and Microbial Community Profiles. Environmental Science & Technology, 39(19), 7551-7559. doi:10.1021/es0502627

Most Cited Publications