Biology Recognizes Faculty Members for Achievements in Scholarship

Posted on 6/19/2015 9:07:24 AM
Bi, Ruby and Widzowski

Biology Department faculty members Shungdong Bi (left), Christina Ruby (center), and Daniel Widzowski were among the faculty members recognized for their research publications at an awards ceremony. Also recognized were faculty members Joseph Duchamp and Jeff Larkin.

Department of Biology faculty members were recognized for their achievements in scholarship at an awards ceremony at Indiana University of Pennsylvania on May 7, 2015. The biology faculty published research articles and book chapters during the 2014 academic year.

Dr. Shundong Bi

Article:

Bi, S., Wang, Y., Guan, J., Sheng, X., & Meng, J. (2014). Three new Jurassic euharamiyidan species reinforce early divergence of mammals. Nature.

Dr. Joseph Duchamp

Book chapter: 

Bellush, E.C.,  Larkin, J.L., Duchamp, J., & Confer, J.L. (2014). Influence of plant species composition on golden-winged warbler foraging ecology in northcentral Pennsylvania. In H.M. Streby, D.E. Andersen & D.A. Buehler (Eds.), Golden-winged warbler ecology, conservation, and habitat management (forthcoming). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Dr. Jeff Larkin

Book chapter: 

Bellush, E.C.,  Larkin, J.L., Duchamp, J., & Confer, J.L. (2014). Influence of plant species composition on golden-winged warbler foraging ecology in northcentral Pennsylvania. In H.M. Streby, D.E. Andersen & D.A. Buehler (Eds.), Golden-winged warbler ecology, conservation, and habitat management (forthcoming). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Article:

Maigret, T.J., Cox, J.J., Schneider, D.R., Barton, C.D., Price, S.J., & Larkin, J.L. (2014). Effects of timber harvest within streamside management zones on salamander populations in ephemeral streams of southeastern Kentucky. Forest Ecology and Management.

Dr. Christina Ruby

Article:

Ruby, C.L., Adams, C.A., Hinton, D.J., Abulseoud, O.A., Walker, D. L., O’Connnor, K.M., Noterman, M.F., & Choi, D.S. (2014). Adenosinergic regulation of striatal clock gene expression and ethanol intake during constant light. Neuropsychoparmacology.

Dr. Daniel Widzowski

Article:

Wood, M.W., Wesolowski, S.S., Widzowski, D. V., & Cross, A.J. Quantification of the interrelationships of receptor pharmacologies within a tricyclic privileged structural scaffold through application of modified forward selection. Neuropharmacology.

Department of Biology