Matthew P. Hoch, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of

Aquatic and Microbial Ecology

Penn State University - York



Science and Technology Seminar Series 2008

Dr. Hoch momentarily handling a wild brown trout from the South Branch Codorus Creek Watershed in York County, Pennsylvania.   Unlike this healthy trout, fish collected downstream below two communities that discharge municipal sewage effluent appear to have a greater frequency of disease (parasites, malformations and lesions).



Study abroad program in BELIZE

(during Spring Semester 2009)



My PSY Courses



Codorus Creek Restoration Efficacy Program (CCREP)


Other Research and Undergraduate Research Opportunities