Grants

Professor Greg Phillips
NSF                        MCB1715232                      9/1/2017-8/31/2020
RUI:Protocadherin cytoplasmic interactions, trafficking and anti-adhesion

Professor Chang-Hui Shen
NATO                    SPS G5266                           5/1/2017-4/30/2020
A field-employable detector for genotoxicity emitted in military explosions

Professor Lisa Manne
Mid-Career Fellowship with the Committee for Interdisciplinary Science Studies at the Graduate Center, CUNY in 2017–2018
 

Publications

Professor Rebecca Chamberlain
Martin Becker, Rebecca Chamberlain, Harry Maisch, Alex Bartholomew, and John Chamberlain. 2017. Trilobites from the Rickard Hill facies of the Saugerties Member of the Schoharie Formation, eastern New York (Upper Emsian and Lower Devonian): a case study in taphonomy and sequence stratigraphy from glacial erratics.  Atlantic Geology, volume 53 pages 269-284 (2017)
Link: https://journals.lib.unb.ca/index.php/ag/article/view/25361

Professor Cesar Arenas-Mena
Arenas-Mena C. (2017). The Origins of Developmental Gene Regulation.  Evolution & Development. 19 (2): 96-107.
Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28116828

Professor Lisa Manne
Nicholls, Beth, Lisa L. Manne, Richard R. Veit 2017.  Changes in distribution and abundance of Anuran Species of Staten Island, NY over the last century.  Northeastern Naturalist 24(1): 65-81
Link: http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1656/045.024.0106?journalCode=nena

Professor Chang-Hui Shen
Sherr GL, LaMassa N, Li E, Phillips G, Shen CH. 2017. Pah1p negatively regulates the expression of V-ATPase genes as well as vacuolar acidification. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 491, 693-700.
Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006291X17314857
 

Invited Speakers

Professor Cesar Arenas-Mena

  • North East Society of Developmental Biology Meeting. Woods Hole MA, April 2017
  • The Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin Meeting. Woods Hole, 2017
  • Department of Cell Biology & Anatomy New York Medical College. Valhalla NY,   2017

Professor Chang-Hui Shen

  • Chang-Hui Shen. Transcriptional Regulation and Chromatin Structure. Texas Woman’s University. Denton, TX. Jan. 20, 2017
  • Chang-Hui Shen. The mechanism of gene expression. NATO kick-off meeting, Sofia, Bulgaria. May 15, 2017
  • Chang-Hui Shen. The mechanism of gene expression and the application of biotechnology in defense industry. National Dong Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan, Aug 16, 2017
     

Presentations

Professor Lisa Manne
Presentations at conferences:

ICCB 2017 (Cartagena, Colombia, July 23-26 2017) Changing avian migration distances via climate-driven shifts in breeding and wintering ranges.

  • Shannon Curley, CUNY Graduate Center, College of Staten Island
  • Lisa Manne, City University of New York 
  • Richard Veit, CUNY, College of Staten Island

ICCB 2017 (Cartagena, Colombia, July 23-26 2017) Temporal changes in avian abundance-occupancy relationships over 40 years. 

  • Lisa Manne, CUNY Graduate Center, College of Staten Island
  • Richard Veit, CUNY, College of Staten Island

Waterbirds 2017 (Reykjavik, Iceland, August 8-11 2017) Climate impacts on breeding tern productivity and phenology. 

  • Lisa Manne, CUNY Graduate Center, College of Staten Island
  • Ian Nisbet, I. C. T. Nisbet & Company, 150 Alder Lane, North Falmouth, MA
  • Alexandra Davis, College of Staten Island
  • Richard Veit, CUNY, College of Staten Island
     

Press / Outreach

Professor Lisa Manne