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Jeffery P Demuth

Associate Professor, Biology
Last Updated: November 29, 2020
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Education

Education

    • 2004 PhD in Biology
      Indiana Univ Main Campus, 2004
    • 1998 MS in Biology
      Southeastern Louisiana Univ, 1998
    • 1994 BS in Biology
      Harding University, 1994

Memberships

    • Jan 2007 to Present Genetics Society of America
    • Jan 2004 to Present Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution
    • Jan 1999 to Present Society for Study of Evolution

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2012 Honorary Member sponsored by Golden Key International Honors Society
    • Dec  2010 Recognized Professor sponsored by Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
    • Dec  2001 NSF IGERT Fellowship sponsored by National Science Foundation
    • Dec  2000 Graduate Student Development Award sponsored by Indiana University
    • Dec  1999 Graduate Student Development Award sponsored by Indiana University
    • Dec  1999 Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics Scholarship sponsored by N.C. State University
    • Dec  1996 Teaching Fellowship sponsored by Southeastern Louisiana University
    • Dec  1994 NSF REU Scholarship sponsored by National Science Foundation, Savannah River Ecology Laboratory

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Past to Present DNA methylation patterns in children with asthma sponsored by  -  $0
      Jeffery Demuth (Funded)
    • June 2018 to May 2021 NSF GRFP (Graduate Research Fellowship Program) for Marquerite Herzog sponsored by  -  $138000
      Jeffery Demuth (Funded)
    • Sept 2018 to Aug 2019 Genomic Basis of Using Radioactive Nanoparticles as in situ Cancer Vaccine sponsored by  -  $20000
      (Funded)
    • Apr 2009 to Mar 2017 Epistasis: Its Role in Complex Tratis,Gene Expression and Speciation sponsored by  -  $600519
      Jeffery Demuth (Funded)
    • Oct 2014 to Sept 2016 CC*IIE Networking Infrastructure: Campus Networking for Transformative Exascale Research sponsored by  -  $500000
      (Funded)
    • Aug 2013 to Dec 2013 Comprehensive Analysis of the Rates and Patterns of Sex Chromosome Evolution in Arthropods sponsored by  -  $15500
      Jeffery Demuth (Funded)
    • Sept 2010 to Aug 2012 Haldane's Rule in Plants? A Test Using Silene Species Both With and Without Sex Chromosomes sponsored by  -  $33092
      Jeffery Demuth (Funded)
    • June 2008 to Aug 2012 ARRA: MRI: Acquisition of a Genome Sequencer FLX for High Throughput Sequencing and Genotyping in Genomics Research and Student Training sponsored by  -  $526567
      (Funded)
    • Sept 2009 to Feb 2012 ARRA - Epistasis: Its Role in Complex Tratis, Gene Expression and Speciation sponsored by  -  $113327
      Jeffery Demuth (Funded)

Publications


      2013
      • Book Chapter
        The Role of Transposable Elements in Speciation
        Speciation: Natural Processes, Genetics and Biodiversity
        [Watson, EricT, Demuth, JefferyP]. "Nova Science Publishers".

      2020
      • Journal Article
        The landscape of diversity and divergence across genomes highlights links between genome structure and evolution in the formation of genomic islands
        INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY
        [Orton, RW, Schield, DR, Nikolakis, ZL, Perry, BW, Demuth, JP, Mackessy, SP, Smith, CF, Meik, JM, Castoe, TA]. 60, E180--E180.

      2019
      • Journal Article
        The origins and evolution of chromosomes, dosage compensation, and mechanisms underlying venom regulation in snakes
        [Schield, DrewR, Card, DarenC, Hales, NicoleR, Perry, BlairW, Pasquesi, GiuliaM, Blackmon, Heath, Adams, RichardH, Corbin, AndrewB, Smith, CaraF, Ramesh, Balan, others]. Genome Research. 29(4), 590--601. "Cold Spring Harbor Lab".
      • Journal Article
        Variation in genetic diversity and differentiation across chromosomes in rattlesnakes reveal links between genome structure and speciation
        INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY
        [Orton, RO, Schield, DR, Row, KW, Nikolakis, ZL, Perry, BW, Demuth, JP, Mackessy, SP, Meik, JM, Castoe, TA]. 59, E175--E175.

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Molecular adaptations for sensing and securing prey and insight into amniote genome diversity from the garter snake genome
        [Perry, BlairW, Card, DarenC, McGlothlin, JoelW, Pasquesi, GiuliaIM, Adams, RichardH, Schield, DrewR, Hales, NicoleR, Corbin, AndrewB, Demuth, JefferyP, Hoffmann, FedericoG, others]. Genome Biology and Evolution. 10(8), 2110--2129. "Oxford University Press".

      2017
      • Journal Article
        The within-host dynamics of infection in trans-generationally primed flour beetles
        [Tate, AnnT, Andolfatto, Peter, Demuth, JefferyP, Graham, AndreaL]. Molecular Ecology. 26, 3794-3807.

      2016
      • Journal Article
        An information-theoretic approach to estimating the composite genetic effects contributing to variation among generation means: Moving beyond the joint-scaling test for line cross analysis
        [Blackmon, Heath, Demuth, JefferyP]. Evolution. 70, 420-432.
      • Journal Article
        Genome of the Asian longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis), a globally significant invasive species, reveals key functional and evolutionary innovations at the beetle--plant interface
        [McKenna, DuaneD, Scully, ErinD, Pauchet, Yannick, Hoover, Kelli, Kirsch, Roy, Geib, ScottM, Mitchell, RobertF, Waterhouse, RobertM, Ahn, Seung-Joon, Arsala, Deanna, others, Demuth, JefferyP]. Genome Biology. 17, 227-245. "BioMed Central".
      • Journal Article
        Haldane’s rule: genetic bases and their empirical support
        [Delph, LyndaF, Demuth, JefferyP]. Journal of Heredity. 107, 383-391. "Oxford University Press US".

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Coleoptera karyotype database
        [Blackmon, Heath, Demuth, JefferyP]. Coleopterists Bulletin. 69, 1-2.
      • Journal Article
        Genomic origins of insect sex chromosomes
        [Blackmon, Heath, Demuth, JefferyP]. Current Opinions in Insect Science. 7, 45-50. "Elsevier".
      • Journal Article
        The fragile Y hypothesis: Y chromosome aneuploidy as a selective pressure in sex chromosome and meiotic mechanism evolution
        [Blackmon, Heath, Demuth, JefferyP]. BioEssays. 37, 942-950.

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Do sex chromosomes affect speciation rate?
        [Demuth, JefferyP]. BioEssays. 6, 632.
      • Journal Article
        Estimating tempo and mode of Y chromosome turnover: explaining Y chromosome loss with the fragile Y hypothesis
        [Blackmon, Heath, Demuth, JefferyP]. Genetics. 197, 561-572.
      • Journal Article
        Genetic architecture of isolation between two species of Silene with sex chromosomes and Haldane's rule
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Flanagan, RebeccaJ, Delph, LyndaF]. Evolution. 68, 332-342.

      2012
      • Journal Article
        Gene expression levels are correlated with synonymous codon usage, amino acid composition, and gene architecture in the red flour beetle, Tribolium castaneum
        [Williford, AnnaOuzounian, Demuth, JefferyP]. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 29, 3755-3766. "Oxford University Press".
      • Journal Article
        Haldane's rule in marsupials: what happens when both sexes are functionally hemizygous?
        [Watson, EricT, Demuth, JefferyP]. Journal of Heredity. 103, 453-458. "Oxford University Press".
      • Journal Article
        Sex, war, and disease: the role of parasite infection on weapon development and mating success in a horned beetle (Gnatocerus cornutus)
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Naidu, Amrita, Mydlarz, LauraD]. PLoS One. 7, e28690. "Public Library of Science".

      2010
      • Journal Article
        Hyperexpression of the X chromosome in both sexes results in extensive female bias of X-linked genes in the flour beetle
        [Prince, EldonG, Kirkland, Donna, Demuth, JefferyP]. Genome Biology and Evolution. 2, 336-346. "Oxford University Press".

      2009
      • Journal Article
        Adaptive evolution of young gene duplicates in mammals
        [Han, MiraV, Demuth, JefferyP, McGrath, CaseyL, Casola, Claudio, Hahn, MatthewW]. Genome Research. 19, 859-867. "Cold Spring Harbor Lab".
      • Journal Article
        The life and death of gene families
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Hahn, MatthewW]. BioEssays. 31, 29-39.

      2008
      • Journal Article
        The genome of the model beetle and pest Tribolium castaneum
        [Consortium, TriboliumGenome Sequencing, others]. Nature. 452(7190), 949. "Nature Publishing Group".

      2007
      • Journal Article
        Accelerated rate of gene gain and loss in primates
        [Hahn, MatthewW, Demuth, JefferyP, Han, Sang-Gook]. Genetics. 177, 1941-1949. "Genetics".
      • Journal Article
        Evolutionary and biomedical insights from the rhesus macaque genome
        [Gibbs, RichardA, Rogers, Jeffrey, Katze, MichaelG, Bumgarner, Roger, Weinstock, GeorgeM, Mardis, ElaineR, Remington, KarinA, Strausberg, RobertL, Venter, JCraig, Wilson, RichardK, others, Demuth, JefferyP]. Science. 316, 222-234.
      • Journal Article
        Genome-wide survey of Tribolium castaneum microsatellites and description of 509 polymorphic markers
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Drury, DouglasW, Peters, MorganL, Van Dyken, JDavid, Priest, NicholasK, Wade, MichaelJ]. Molecular Ecology Notes. 7, 1189-1195. "Blackwell Publishing Ltd Oxford, UK".
      • Journal Article
        Maternal expression increases the rate of bicoid evolution by relaxing selective constraint
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Wade, MichaelJ]. Genetica. 129, 37-43. "Springer".
      • Journal Article
        Population differentiation in the beetle Tribolium castaneum. I. Genetic architecture
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Wade, MichaelJ]. Evolution. 61, 494-509. "Blackwell Publishing Inc Malden, USA".
      • Journal Article
        Population differentiation in the beetle Tribolium castaneum. II. Haldane’s rule and incipient speciation
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Wade, MichaelJ]. Evolution. 61, 694-699. "Blackwell Publishing Inc Malden, USA".

      2006
      • Journal Article
        CAFE: a computational tool for the study of gene family evolution
        [De Bie, Tijl, Cristianini, Nello, Demuth, JefferyP, Hahn, MatthewW]. Bioinformatics. 22, 1269-1271. "Oxford University Press".
      • Journal Article
        Experimental methods for measuring gene interactions
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Wade, MichaelJ]. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 37, 289-316.
      • Journal Article
        Journal of Heredity
        [Orr, HA, Masly, JP, Phadnis, N].
      • Journal Article
        The evolution of mammalian gene families
        [Demuth, JefferyP, De Bie, Tijl, Stajich, JasonE, Cristianini, Nello, Hahn, MatthewW]. PLoS One. 1, e85. "Public Library of Science".

      2005
      • Journal Article
        Maternal expression relaxes constraint on innovation of the anterior determinant, bicoid
        [Barker, MichaelS, Demuth, JefferyP, Wade, MichaelJ]. PLoS Genetics. 1(5), e57. "Public Library of Science".
      • Journal Article
        On the theoretical and empirical framework for studying genetic interactions within and among species
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Wade, MichaelJ]. The American Naturalist. 165, 524-536. "The University of Chicago Press".

      2003
      • Journal Article
        Sexual selection favors female-biased sex ratios: the balance between the opposing forces of sex-ratio selection and sexual selection
        [Wade, MichaelJ, Shuster, StephenM, Demuth, JefferyP]. The American Naturalist. 162, 403-414. "The University of Chicago Press".

      2002
      • Journal Article
        Amphibians and Reptiles of the John F. Kennedy Space Center, Florida: A Long-Term Assessment of a Large Protected Habitat
        [Seigel, RA, Smith, RB, Demuth, JefferyP, Erhart, LM, Snelson, FF]. Florida Scientist. 65, 1-12.

      2001
      • Journal Article
        Ring Species and Speciation
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Rieseberg, LorenH]. "American Cancer Society".
      • Journal Article
        Ring Species and Speciation
        [Pruett, ChristinL]. 1--8. "John Wiley \& Sons, Ltd Chichester, UK".
      • Journal Article
        The effects of constant and fluctuating incubation temperatures on sex determination, growth, and performance in the tortoise Gopherus polyphemus
        [Demuth, JefferyP]. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 79, 1609-1620. "NRC Research Press Ottawa, Canada".

      1997
      • Journal Article
        Diet of Deirochelys reticularia in South Carolina
        [Demuth, JefferyP, Buhlmann, KA]. Journal of Herpetology. 31, 450-453.

      2012
      • Other
        Ring Species and Speciation
        Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (http://www.els.net)
        [Blackmon, Heath, Demuth, JefferyP]. "Nature Publishing Group".

      2004
      • Other
        Dissertation: Evolution of hybrid incompatibility in the beetle Tribolium castaneum
        [Demuth, JefferyPaul]. "Indiana University".

      1998
      • Other
        The effects of constant and fluctuating incubation temperatures on sex determination, growth, and locomotor performance in the tortoise Gopherus polyphemus
        [Demuth, JefferyP]. "Southeastern Louisiana University".

      1996
      • Other
        Inventory and Monitoring of Herpetological Communities on the Kennedy Space Center/ Merrit Island National Wildlife Refuge/ Canaveral National Seashore
        [Siegel, RA, Demuth, JefferyP]. "NASA, US Fish and Wildlife, and National Park Service".

Presentations

    •  2017
      Herzog, Maya (Author & Presenter), Ramesh, Balan (Author), Demuth, JefferyP, "Society for Molecular Biology & Evolution", Society for Molecular Biology & Evolution, Austin, TX . ( , 2017).
    •  2017
      Rodgers, Catherine (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for Molecular Biology & Evolution", Society for Molecular Biology & Evolution, Austin, TX. ( , 2017).
    •  2017
      Watson, Eric (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Portland, OR. ( , 2017).
    •  2016
      Blackmon, Heath (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Allied Genetics", GSA, Orlando, FL. ( , 2016).
    •  2016
      Demuth, JefferyP, "Allied Genetics", GSA, Orlando, FL. ( , 2016).
    •  2016
      Demuth, JefferyP, "Biology", Georg - August -Universität, Göttingen, Germany. ( , 2016).
    •  2016
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author), Rodgers, Catherine (Author & Presenter), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Austin, TX . ( , 2016).
    •  2016
      Blackmon, Heath (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Austin, TX. ( , 2016).
    •  2014
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Entomology ", Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. ( , 2014).
    •  2014
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Genetics", Texas Genetics Society, Waco, TX. ( , 2014).
    •  2013
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Snowbird, UT. ( , 2013).
    •  2013
      Watson, Eric (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Snowbird, UT. ( , 2013).
    •  2012
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", Texas A&M University, College Station, TX. ( , 2012).
    •  2012
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", Harding University, Searcy, AR. ( , 2012).
    •  2012
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", University of South Carolina Upstate, Spartanburg, SC. ( , 2012).
    •  2012
      Blackmon, Heath (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Ottawa, Canada. ( , 2012).
    •  2011
      Williford, Anna (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Arthropod Genomics", Kansas City, MO . ( , 2011).
    •  2011
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX. ( , 2011).
    •  2011
      Demuth, JefferyP, Watson, Eric, "Society for the Study of Evolution", Norman, OK. ( , 2011).
    •  2011
      Williford, Anna (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Norman, OK. ( , 2011).
    •  2011
      Blackmon, Heath (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Norman, OK. ( , 2011).
    •  2010
      Demuth, JefferyP, "Arthropod Genomics", Kansas City, MO. ( , 2010).
    •  2010
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", Trinity University, San Antonio, TX. ( , 2010).
    •  2009
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Society for Molecular Biology & Evolution", Society for Molecular Biology & Evolution, Iowa City, IA. ( , 2009).
    •  2009
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Society for Molecular Bology and Evolution", Society for Molecular Bology and Evolution, Iowa City, IA. ( , 2009).
    •  2009
      Naidu, Amrita (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "UT Metroplex Day". ( , 2009).
    •  2009
      Prince, Eldon (Author & Presenter), Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "UT Metroplex Day". ( , 2009).
    •  2007
      Demuth, JefferyP, "Quant. Gen. & Genomics", Ventura, CA. ( , 2007).
    •  2006
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", Clark University, Worcester, MA. ( , 2006).
    •  2006
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", University of Texas - Arlington, Arlington, TX. ( , 2006).
    •  2006
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biology", Kent State University, Kent, OH. ( , 2006).
    •  2006
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Genetics of Speciation ", American Genetics Association, Vancouver, Canada. ( , 2006).
    •  2006
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Plant & Animal Genomes XVI", San Diego, CA. ( , 2006).
    •  2006
      Demuth, JefferyP, "Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution", Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution, Tempe, AZ. ( , 2006).
    •  2005
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Biological Sciences", University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS. ( , 2005).
    •  2003
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Chico, CA . ( , 2003).
    •  2002
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Society for the Study of Evolution", Society for the Study of Evolution, Champaign, IL. ( , 2002).
    •  2001
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "NSF IGERT", National Science Foundation, Eugene, OR. ( , 2001).
    •  1997
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "ASIH, HL, and SSAR", ASIH, SSAR, and Herpetologists League, Seattle, WA. ( , 1997).
    •  1997
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "NASA Space Life Sciences Training ", Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA. ( , 1997).
    •  1996
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Study of Amphibians and Reptiles", Lawrence, KS. ( , 1996).
    •  1993
      Demuth, JefferyP (Author & Presenter), "Arkansas Academy of Sciences", Arkansas Academy of Sciences, Jonesburough, AR. ( , 1993).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Shana Pau, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Madison Emery, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Meghan Korte, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Patrick Stillson, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Teng Long, (Computer Science and Engineer)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Ahmed Feroz, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Meaghan Rose, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Mithune Nag, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Swatantra Neupane, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Trung Huynh, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Zachary Nikolakis, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Kris Row, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Richard Orton, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Dimos Brad, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Farah Shamma, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Nicholas McKnight, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      TJ Firneno, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Balan Ramesh, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Marquerite Herzog, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Ayda Mirsalehi, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jose Maldonado, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Kathleen Curry, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Blair Perry, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Danielle Rivera, (Biology)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Catherine Rogers, (Biology)
    • 2020
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Melissa Walsh, (Biology)
    • 2019
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Richard Adams, (Biology)
    • 2019
      Dissertation Committee Member
      James McQuillan, (Biology)
    • 2019
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Michael Gillis, (Biology)
    • Nov 2019
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Nicole Hales, (Biology)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Darren Card, (Biology)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Drew Shield, (Biology)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Dylan Parks, (Biology)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Lauren Fuess, (Biology)
    • 2018
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Diwash Jangnam, (Biology)
    • 2017
      Postdoctoral Research Supervision
      Ann Tate,
    • 2017
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Audra Andrew, (Biology)
    • 2016
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Nicholas Long, (Biology)
    • 2016
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Wadud Kahn, (Biology)
    • 2016
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Malini Kotak, (Biology)
    • 2015
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Heath Blackmon, (Biology)
    • 2015
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Claudia Marquez, (Biology)
    • 2015
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Shreyas Krishnan, (Biology)
    • 2015
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Susana Domingues, (Biology)
    • 2014
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Eric Watson, (Biology)
    • 2014
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Manish Paruhar, (Biology)
    • 2014
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Shweta Panchal, (Biology)
    • 2014
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Eldon Prince, (Biology)
    • 2014
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jacobo Reyes, (Biology)
    • 2013
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jantiya Isanapong, (Biology)
    • 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      James Pharr, (Biology)
    • 2013
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Nisita Obulareddy, (Biology)
    • 2013
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Ryan Stork, (Biology)
    • 2012
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jeff Stricher, (Biology)
    • 2012
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jyotiska Chaudhuri, (Biology)
    • 2011
      Postdoctoral Research Supervision
      Anna Williford, (Biology)
    • 2011
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Amrita Pal, (Biology)
    • 2010
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Robert Makowski, (Biology)
    • 2010
      Postdoctoral Research Supervision
      Brian Fontenot, (Biology)
    • 2010
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Assiatu Barrie, (Biology)
    • 2010
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Daina Ma, (Biology)
    • 2010
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Jainy Thomas, (Biology)
    • 2009
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Brian Fontenot, (Biology)
    • 2009
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Mersee Madison-Villar, (Biology)
    • 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Amrita Naidu, (Biology)
    • 2009
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Komal Vadnagara, (Biology)
    • 2009
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Mansi Motiwale, (Biology)
    • 2009
      Dissertation Committee Member
      Robert Makowsky, (Biology)
    • 2008
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Christopher Hamilton, (Biology)
    • 2008
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Rebbekah Watson, (Biology)

Courses

      • BIOL 3319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111019)
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      • BIOL 5319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111105)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 3340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 112497)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811)
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      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • UNIV-SC 1131-012 STUDENT SUCCESS
        (Course Id: 101210)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 3319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111019)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • BIOL 5319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111105)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 4179-026 RESEARCH AND DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • BIOL 6310-002 SELECTED TOPICS IN BIOLOGY PhD
        (Course Id: 113510)
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      • BIOL 3340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 112497)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BIOL 4393-026 HONORS PROJECT IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107758)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BIOL 5593-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107857)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • UNIV-SC 1131-009 STUDENT SUCCESS
        (Course Id: 101210)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • BIOL 3319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111019 | Xlist Coursepre: BIOL | Xlist Coursenum: 5319)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • BIOL 5319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111105 | Xlist Coursepre: BIOL | Xlist Coursenum: 3319)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 3340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 112497 | Xlist Coursepre: BIOL | Xlist Coursenum: 5340)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811 | Xlist Coursepre: BIOL | Xlist Coursenum: 3340)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • BIOL 7399-026 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 3319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111019)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 5319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111105)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • BIOL 6191-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107861)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 3340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 112497)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 5101-002 SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOLOGY
        (Topic: Foundations Evolutionary Biol | Course Id: 107770)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 3319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111019)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 5319-001 HUMAN GENETICS
        (Course Id: 111105)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 5301-026 LABORATORY ROTATION
        (Course Id: 107785)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • BIOL 3340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 112497)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 7399-026 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 4393-026 HONORS PROJECT IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107758)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • BIOL 5393-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107844)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2016
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 4189-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 4289-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107718)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 5698-026 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107859)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 3340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 112497)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 4279-001 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107716)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • BIOL 6291-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107862)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 6591-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107866)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 7399-026 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2015
      • BIOL 5101-002 SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOLOGY
        (Topic: Readings in Evolutionary Biol | Course Id: 107770)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 5101-001 SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOLOGY
        (Topic: Biology Colloquium | Course Id: 107770)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • BIOL 4179-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2014
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2014
      • BIOL 6291-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107862)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 6591-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107866)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 4179-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107712)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 7399-026 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 5102-001 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 107771)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 4189-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 6699-026 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 107868)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 5593-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107857)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2013
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2013
      • BIOL 6591-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107866)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 4289-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107718)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 5101-001 SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOLOGY
        (Topic: R Programming | Course Id: 107770)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 5101-001 SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOLOGY
        (Topic: Biology Colloquium | Course Id: 107770)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2012
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2012
      • BIOL 6391-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107863)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 5340-001 BIOINFORMATICS
        (Course Id: 107811)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 4388-004 INSTRUC TECHNIQUES IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107755)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 5593-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107857)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 5101-002 SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOLOGY
        (Topic: Evolutionary Dynamics | Course Id: 107770)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2011
      • BIOL 4189-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • BIOL 4289-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107718)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • BIOL 5693-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107858)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2011
      • BIOL 5391-026 INDIVIDUAL PROBLEMS IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107843)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 4388-001 INSTRUC TECHNIQUES IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107755)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 5693-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107858)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 5593-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107857)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 6691-026 ADVANCED RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107867)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2010
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2010
      • BIOL 4189-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107713)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • BIOL 5693-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107858)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2010
      • BIOL 4379-026 DIRECTED STUDY
        (Course Id: 107754)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 4393-026 HONORS PROJECT IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107758)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 5193-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107776)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 5393-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107844)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 5310-001 SELECTED TOPICS IN BIOLOGY
        (Topic: Bioinformatics | Course Id: 107792)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • BIOL 2343-001 EVOLUTION & ECOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107629)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • BIOL 5293-026 RESEARCH
        (Course Id: 107784)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • BIOL 5693-026 RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
        (Course Id: 107858)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • BIOL 5698-026 THESIS
        (Course Id: 107859)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Oct 2020 to  Present Committee Member
      Associate Professor of Genetics hiring committee
      Review applicants, interview and make hiring recommendations
    • Oct 2020 to  Present Committee Member
      Professional Science Masters Program Development committee
      develop the Biology component of a PSM degree across CoS departments
    • Feb 2020 to  Present Associate Chair
      Biology
      Chair the scholarships/awards committee for students and represent Biology
      for the college committee
      • Co-chair the awards committee with Paul Chippendale for faculty awards
      • Chair search committees for NTTs and chair promotion committees for
      NTTs
      • Faculty peer-review of teaching
      • Represent biology at meetings the chair cannot attend
      • Attend departmental management meetings (~twice per month)
      • Represent Biology at ACES or other college events
      • Faculty mentoring

    • Feb 2020 to  Present Committee Member
      Biology Scholarships Committee
    • Feb 2020 to  Present Committee Member
      College of Science Scholarships Committee
    • Feb 2020 to  Present Committee Chair
      Faculty Research and Teaching Awards
      Select award nominees for College and University faculty awards. Collect application materials and write nomination letters.
    • May 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      Committee on Committees
      Provide COS faculty nominations to fill vacancies in University faculty committees
    • Nov 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Data Science Curriculum Development
      Develop curriculum for introductory courses in the new Data Science degree program
    • Nov 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Data Science Resources subcommittee
      Determine and acquire the required hardware and software resources needed to support the new Data Science Program
    • Sept 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Data Science Program Working Group
      Create a degree program in Data Science
    • June 2015 to  Present Committee Member
      Unit Effectiveness Program Committee
      Review annual UEP data and recommend changes to better measure department teaching performance
    • Sept 2013 to  Present Committee Chair
      Life Sciences Core Facility Advisory Committee
      Supervise Core facility staff and advise the core facility on matters related to equipment purchase, use, maintenance, fees, etc..
    • Aug 2013 to  Present Committee Member
      Biology Curriculum Committee
      Plan and implement changes to the biology undergraduate curriculum. Approve course changes and additions from inside and outside the biology department that affect undergraduates in the department
    • Aug 2013 to  Present Committee Member
      Shimadzu Institute for Research Tech Science Advisory Council
      Make equipment purchasing and use recommendations in the Biology core facility and coordinate with other Shimadzu instrumentation centers
    • Aug 2012 to  Present Committee Member
      Faculty Development Committee
      Mentor junior faculty
    • May 2011 to  Present Faculty Advisor
      Tri-Beta Student Organization Advisor
      Oversee and facilitate activities for the Tri-Beta biology undergraduate research organization
    • Aug 2010 to  Present Chair 2012-2015, Member 2010-2012 and 2015 - present
      Colloquium Committee
      Solicit speakers and manage the budget for the departmental colloquium series
    • June 2020 to  Aug 2020 Committee Member
      Biology Chair review committee
      Collect, review, and create a summary report of the biology's review of the department chair
    • Aug 2019 to  May 2020 Committee Member
      Math Department Faculty Search Committee
      Served as an outside committee member for the Math Department's job search committee. Search for 2 separate faculty; one in Data Science, and one in Computational Neuroscience
    • Jan 2019 to  May 2019 Committee Member
      Senior Faculty Search Committee
      Assist the VPR in a search for a senior faculty hire in Bioinformatics/Data Science
    • Oct 2018 to  Oct 2018 Guest Speaker
      Research Integrity Symposium
      Participate in Panel on research reproducibility and Rigor
    • Aug 2013 to  May 2018 Committee Member
      Hearing Committee
    • May 2014 to  Aug 2015 Associate Chair of Department
      Associate Chair of Biology
      Oversee/advise on faculty and graduate student teaching assignments, address student grievances, review/advise/approve the budget, academic planning, consult with the chair on other aspects of departmental oversight and planning as needed
    • Mar 2015 to  May 2015 Committee Member
      Academic Misconduct Inquiry Panelist
      Review evidence and recommend action on a case of potential academic misconduct
    • Aug 2012 to  May 2015 Committee Chair
      Unit Effectiveness Program Committee
      Develop a system of review for the department as dictated by the UEP and UTA administration
    • Dec 2013 to  Apr 2014 Committee Member
      Chair search committee
      Recruit, review applications, interview, and make recommendations for hiring a new Biology Department Chair
    • Oct 2013 to  Jan 2014 Committee Member
      Chair review committee
      Review the performance of the Biology department chairperson and make a report to the UTA adminsitration
    • Oct 2012 to  Feb 2013 Committee Member
      Faculty hiring committee
      Hire an assistant professor in the area of Evolutionary biology
    • Oct 2011 to  Feb 2012 Committee Member
      Faculty Hiring Committee
      Hire an assistant professor in the area of ecosystem ecology
    • Aug 2009 to  May 2011 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Advisory committee
      Review applications to the Biology graduate program and make recommendations for admission
    • Oct 2010 to  Feb 2011 Committee Member
      Faculty Hiring Committee
      Hire an assistant professor in the area of microbiology
    • Sept 2009 to  May 2010 Committee Member
      Graduate Studies Curriculum Committee
      Review and make recommendations for changes to the course work in the Biology graduate program
    • Oct 2008 to  May 2009 Committee Member
      Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)- Computational Biology Working Group
      Make recommendations for the necessary computational infrastructure necessary to support cancer research initiatives across Texas
    • Dec 2008 to  Mar 2009 Committee Chair
      Graduate Student Recruiting Committee
      Proactively solicit graduate student applications. Invite prospective students and organize the recrutiing event.