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Theses/Dissertations from 2018

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Carry-Over Effects In Complex Life Cycles: Linking Larval Food Supply With Juvenile Recruitment Success In Sea Stars, Emily Richardson

Theses/Dissertations from 2017

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Superoxide Dismutase in Songbirds: Effects of Mercury, Exercise, and Sex on an Enzymatic Antioxidant, Juan Mateo Botero

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Subcellular Localization Dynamics Of Thyroid Hormone Receptor And Mediator Complex Subunit 1, Matthew Robert Femia

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Integration Of Undulatory Swimming Kinematics And Ram Suspension Feeding In A Model American Paddlefish, Grant Emerson Haines

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Predicting the Impact of Sea Level Rise on the Distribution of Phragmites Australis and Spartina Alterniflora and Changes in Community Compositions in Tidal Freshwater Marshes of James City County, Va, Abbey Humphreys

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Misregulation of Genomic Imprinting Drives Abnormal Seed Development in Hybrid Monkeyflowers (Mimulus), Taliesin Kinser

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Discovery And Characterization Of Novel Sperm Development Patterns In The Nematode Rhabditis Sp. Sb347, Caitlin M. McCaig

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The Effects of Timing of Mercury-Induced Developmental Stress on Songbird Reproductive Success, Ohad Jonathan Paris

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Functional Analysis Of Chinmo, A Presumed Transcriptional Regulator Of Cell Fate And Behavior In Drosophila., Leanna Rinehart

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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Differences In Sockeye Salmon Antibody Composition: Testing The Immunological Imprinting Hypothesis, Maxwell Elliott Chappell

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Impacts Of Invasive Phragmites Australis On Diamondback Terrapin Nesting, Cassandra Cook

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Floristic Change Spanning 45 Years Of Global Change In The College Woods, Williamsburg, Va, Caitlin Cyrus

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Dietary Mercury Exposure In Male Zebra Finches Does Not Decrease Their Attractiveness To Females, Virginia Greene

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Does Sound Help Prevent Birds From Flying Into Objects?, Nicole Ingrassia

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Thyroid Hormone Receptor Nucleocytoplasmic Transport, Zhang Jibo

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Density Dependence And Clonal Integration In Common Milkweed, Asclepias Syriaca, Mary Danielle Seward

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A Test For Heritable Variation In A Wild Population In Response To Endocrine Disrupting Events, Emily van den Blink

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The Effect Of Methylmercury On The Auditory Brainstem Response In Domestic Zebra Finches (Taeniopygia Guttata), Sarah Elizabeth Wolf

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Factors Affecting Temporal Variation In Occupancy Of Two Common Species Of Butterflies In Woodlands Of The Eastern United States, Papilio Glaucus And Eurytides Marcellus., Angela Louise Zappalla

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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Apoptosis and Cell Cycle Regulation as Mechanisms of Compensation from Notch Signaling Perturbation in the Developing Nervous System of Xenopus laevis, Catherine Hope Bianchi

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An Investigation of Hermaphroditism in R sp SB 347, Maureen Catherine Farrell

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Habitat use of the Declining Wood Thrush in Coastal Virginia, Vitek Jirinec

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Spatial Modeling of a Realized Niche: Investigating the Invasion of Sweet Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare Mill) into Coastal Habitats of Virginia's Eastern Shore, Kathryn Elizabeth MacCormick

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Temperature, Photoperiod, and Life History Traits in Drosophila subobscura, Heidi Joan MacLean

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Effect of Noise on the Social Structure of European Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris), Autumn Swan

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Mercury Reduces Avian Reproductive Success Through Direct Embryotoxicity Rather Than Altered Parental Behavior, Stephanie Yen Chin

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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Adaptation of H pylori to Changing Environments Based on Allelic Variation of Sensor Histidine Kinase Arss, Monique R. Bennett

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A Novel Test of the Immunocompetence Handicap Hypothesis, Jessica H. Ebers

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Identifying SUMO Protease Targets and Investigating E3 Ligase Interactions, Mark Guillotte

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Anthropogenic Modifications of Connectivity at the Aquatic-Terrestrial Ecotone in the Chesapeake Bay, Robert Earl Isdell

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Using a Sonic Net to Deter Pest Bird Species: Excluding European Starlings from Food Sources by Disrupting Their Acoustic Environment, Ghazi Mahjoub

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Using Human Footprint Models and Land-Cover Variability to Predict Ecological Processes, Jessica Anne Pouder

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Natural Variation in Fertility and GnRH Neurons in a Wild, Natural Population of White-Footed Mice, Peromyscus leucopus, Melissa Proffitt

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Effects of Sub lethal Methylmercury Exposure on Pigment Coloration in a Model Songbird, Jessica Lynn Spickler

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Rise of a Floater Class: Behavioral Adjustments by Breeding Bald Eagles in a Population Approaching Saturation, Courtney L. Turrin

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New Insights into Fibrous Body Protein Complexes Involved in C elegans Spermatogenesis, Christopher M. Uyehara

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Impact of Mercury Exposure on Birds and the Effect of Molt on Mercury Depuration in Songbirds, Margaret Crossley Whitney

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Evaluating the Potential for Adaptive Response to Mercury in Captive-Dosed Zebra Finches, Kenton August Buck

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Sublethal Effects of Methylmercury on Flight Performance and Molt in European Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris), Jenna Rae Carlson

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Developmental Plasticity in Response to Familiar and Unfamiliar Predators in the Mud Snail, Ilyanassa obsoleta, Kelly Strickland Hoolihan

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Methylmercury Exposure Affects Risk-Taking Behaviors in Zebra Finches: Tradeoffs Between Eating and Being Eaten, Megan Elizabeth Kobiela

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Investigation of Prophage in Clinical Isolates of H pylori, Kevin Alexander Leslie

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Are Occupancy Models Feasible Alternatives to Collecting Breeding Data?, Morgan D. Niccoli

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Using a Multi-Scale Life-History Approach to Explore Occupancy Patterns of Pond-Breeding Anurans in Eastern Virginia, Daniel Stewart Ramos

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Investigating Heat Shock Protein 70 as a Binding Partner of MK-STYX, and the Role of MK-STYX in Neuronal Differentiation, Lauren Elizabeth Rusnak

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Microburst Damage Assessment and Forest Composition Reconstruction After Hurricane Isabel in the College Woods, Williamsburg, VA, Kjarstin Alane Carlson-Drexler

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Sublethal Effects of Methylmercury on the Songbird Immune Response: An Experimental Study, Catherine Ann Lewis

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Pax5 Signatures: The Identification of Pax5 Isoforms in Developing and Activated B Cell Populations of Rainbow Trout, Elizabeth Anne MacMurray

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Sexual Dimorphism, Diet, and Body Condition of Rusty Blackbirds Wintering in Virginia, Andrew John McGann

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SPE-7, a Novel Regulator of MSP Assembly in C elegans Spermatocytes, Kari Lynn Messina

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Life History and Ecology of the Freshwater Amphipods Gammarus pseudolimnaeus and Gammarus fasciatus in Southeastern Virginia, Lindsey L. Postaski

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Transcriptional Regulation of the Acetone Carboxylase Operon via Two-Component Signal Transduction in Helicobacter pylori, Vanessa H. Quinlivan-Repasi

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Nuclear Export Dynamics of Thyroid Hormone Receptors, Kelly Sue Subramanian

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

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Effects of Dietary Mercury Exposure on Spatial Memory of Zebra Finches, Taeniopygia guttata, Amanda Mae Bessler

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Genetic Diversity of the Pathogen Streptococcus parauberis Isolated from Bovine and Piscine Hosts, Stephen Douglas Cole

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Searching for the Seed Plant Ethylene Pathway in a Basal Plant Lineage: A Genomic Approach, Ashley R. DeCarme

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SUMO-Dependent Substrate Targeting of the SUMO Protease Ulp1, Zachary Cole Elmore

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An Investigation of the Polymorphic arsS Gene of Helicobacter pylori, Daniel Ross Hallinger

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Behavioral and Mechanical Particle Selectivity in a Suspension-Feeding Detritivorous Fish, Matthew Kyle Heidman

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The Effects of Methylmercury on Corticosterone and Thyroid Hormones in a Breeding Songbird Model Organism, Sarah Ross Lemelin

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The Influence of Golf Course Landscapes on the Occupancy and Reproductive Success of Eastern Bluebirds, Marie Louise Pitts

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The SUMO-Targeted Ubiquitin Ligase Subunit Slx5 Functional Interacts with the SUMO E3 Ligase Siz1, Jason William Westerbeck

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Mate-Guarding in the Australian Zebra Finch, Taeniopygia guttata: For Males, Protecting Paternity is More Important Than Extra-Pair Copulations, Leah Catherine Wilson

Theses/Dissertations from 2010

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Flow Cytometric Analyses on the Activation, Proliferation, and Differentiation State of B Cells in Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss), Maggie Jeanne Barr

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The Lateral Extent and Spatial Variation of Mercury Exposure in Birds and Their Prey Near a Polluted River, Mikaela Gioia Selene Howie

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Survival in an Urbanized Landscape: Radio-Tracking Fledgling Eastern Bluebirds (Sialia sialis) on Golf Courses, Allyson Kathleen Jackson

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Assessing the Functional Status of Created Wetlands in Eastern Virginia Via a Soil and Vegetative Developmental Trajectory, Sara Elizabeth Kreisel

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In Vitro Application of Gold Nanoprobes in Live Neurons for Phenotypical Classification, Connectivity Assessment, and Electrophysiological Recording, Karl C. Mendoza

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The Pax-5 Gene is Alternatively Spliced in Trout B Cells, Raaj Mahendra Talauliker

Theses/Dissertations from 2009

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Targeting the Sodium Iodide Symporter for In Vivo Detection and Characterization of Mammary Tumors in the Murine Model Using a Novel Gamma Camera, Randall Eric Blue

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Evolutionary Analysis of the Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase 67 Immediate Upstream Region in African Clawed Frogs, Jonathan Lomax Boyd

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Songbirds, Pesticides, and Golf Courses: Exposure and Effects, Ryan Brennan Burdge

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Using an Occupancy Modeling Framework to Test the Effects of Habitat Variables on Pond Occupancy of Mabee's Salamander (A mabeei) and Marbled Salamander (A opacum), Christy Michelle Fairman

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Water Quality in Headwater Streams: A Test of Best Management Practices, Jonathan Worth Holley

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Female Plumage Coloration in Eastern Bluebirds, Sialia sialis: Is it a Sexually Selected Trait?, Joanna Kay Hubbard

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Mud and Mucus: Feeding Selectivity in a Suspension-Feeding Detritivorous Fish, Marie Louise Lammons

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Prey Utilization and Energy Demand of a Breeding Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) Population, Elizabeth Claire Long

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Previous Experience Shapes Mate Preferences of Female Zebra Finches (Taeniopygia guttata), Kelly Caroline Minton

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Mortality of Diamondback Terrapins in Blue Crab Traps: Population Changes and Conservation in Southeastern Virginia, Megan Ann Rook

Theses/Dissertations from 2008

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Mercury Levels in Newly Independent Songbirds, Anne Moire Condon

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Broad Spatial Trends in Osprey Provisioning, Reproductive Success, and Population Growth Within Lower Chesapeake Bay, Kenneth Andrew Glass

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Nuclear Export of the Thyroid Hormone Receptor [Alpha], Matthew Edward Grespin

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Interactions Between Feather-Degrading Bacteria and Feather Coloration, Alexander Rahn Gunderson

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Effects of Urban Development on Breeding Bird Diversity: The Role of Diet and Migration, Elise Anne Larsen

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Analysis of Sequence Variation at Two Helicobacter pylori Genetic Loci Potentially Involved in Virulence, George Warren Liechti

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Nucleocytoplasmic Shuttling of the Thyroid Hormone Receptor, Vincent R. Roggero

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Status, Distribution and Reproductive Rates of American Oystercatchers in Virginia, Alexandra Lee Wilke

Theses/Dissertations from 2007

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The Effects of Mercury on the Nesting Success and Return Rate of Tree Swallows (Tachycineta bicolor), Rebecka L. Brasso

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Inactive Sulfide Mounds of the Manus Basin: Invertebrate Composition and Potential for a Chemoautotrophic Food Web, Kristin Lynn Erickson

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Mercury Exposure in Terrestrial Insectivorous Birds, Scott Lawrence Friedman

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Repeatability of Mate Preferences and Mate-Choice Copying in Female Zebra Finches, Amanda Karen Houck

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Effects of Mercury on Condition and Coloration of Belted Kingfishers, Ariel Elizabeth White

Theses/Dissertations from 2006

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Community Structure and Biogeography of Mussel Bed Communities at Pacific Hydrothermal Vents: Lau and North Fiji Back-Arc Basins, 32° S---East Pacific Rise, and 38° S---Pacific Antarctic Ridge, Elizabeth Anne Blake

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The Influence of Predation on the Nesting Ecology of Diamondback Terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin) in the Lower Chesapeake Bay, Victoria Ann Ruzicka

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Particle Retention in Suspension-Feeding Fish: Kinematics, Oral Flow Speed, and Particle Retention During Tilapia Suspension Feeding with Gill Rakers Intact Vs Removed, Jennifer Claire Smith

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Variation in Egg Size and Number in Drosophila subobscura, Minyoung Janet Yi

Theses/Dissertations from 2005

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The Effects of Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide on the Neurons of the Preoptic Anterior Hypothalamus: A Mechanism of a Hot Flash, Daniel Cameron Braasch

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Kinematics and Fluid Dynamics of the Ventilatory Cycle in Carp (Cyprinus carpio), William Todd Callan

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Characteristics of Vesicomyid Clams and Their Environment at the Blake Ridge Cold Seep, Taylor Perrine Heyl

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Effects of Human Disturbance on the Breeding Success of Eastern Bluebirds (Sialia sialis), Caitlin Rebecca Kight