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Kaley Adams Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Frank Adams Emeritus Appointment

Abdulaziz Alshehri Contact person by email

Kim Anderson Department Head 541-737-8501
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Food Safety and Environmental Stewardship Program

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Andrew Annalora Assistant Professor (Sr Res) 541-737-2706
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Research Interests Include Nuclear Hormone Receptor Signaling, Cytochrome P450 Gene Structure/Function/Characterization/Evolution; Rational Drug Development; Structure-based drug desing; Antisense Oligonucleotides and Gene-directed Therapeutics; Targeted and Untargeted Metabolomics; Vitamin D...

Kelsey Arthur Graduate Fellow Contact person by email

William Baird Emeritus Appointment 541-737-1886
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Our group is elucidating the mechanisms by which chemicals induce cancer.   The research focuses on carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), widespread environmental pollutants, and how they interact with DNA to cause mutations and cancer.   Specific research projects deal with the...

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Emily Bonner Contact person by email

I am interested in better understanding chemical exposures and risk that face communities using passive sampling.

Susanne Brander Associate Professor 541-737-5413
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As an ecotoxicologist, my research integrates the responses of aquatic organisms to endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs) and other environmental stressors, such as microplastics, across the biological hierarchy. My group focuses on discerning mechanisms of toxicity and linking the results of...

Susanne Brander Associate Professor 541-737-5413
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Kim Brown Program Manager Contact person by email

Andrew Buermeyer Associate Professor 541-737-1765
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Preservation of genomic integrity requires the proper functioning of multiple pathways for DNA replication, repair, and recombination. One critical repair pathway is DNA mismatch repair (MMR) which helps ensure genomic stability by correcting potentially mutagenic mismatches arising during DNA...

Kaci Buhl Associate Professor (Practice) 541-737-8330
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At the state level, I lead the Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP). The program hosts live recertification events around the state, serving over 1,000 licensed pesticide applicators each year. We also produce web-based...

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I am a second year PhD student working in the Tilton lab. Currently, my research is focused on developing a co-culture model combining 3D primary human bronchial epithelial cells with macrophages to assess toxicity of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons as either individual chemicals or mixtures...

Elizabeth Castillo-Chilcote Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Isabella Centurione Contact person by email

I'm primarily interested in the effects micro- and nanoplastics have on other chemicals in the environment, and my research focuses on the effects of these plastic particles to the toxicity of PAHs.

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Meredith Cocks Faculty Research Assistant 541-737-8328
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Victoria Colvin Graduate Fellow Contact person by email

My goal through obtaining a PhD in Toxicology is to gain a greater understanding of biological and molecular processes as they relate to human health.

Brittany Cunningham Graduate Fellow

I am interested in the impacts of anthropogenic pollutants on aquatic organisms and environments. My current research focuses on the internalization and effects of micro and nanoplastics of varying size, shape, and chemical composition, on model freshwater, estuarine, and marine organisms.

Lawrence Curtis Emeritus Appointment 541-737-1764
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Anna Depaepe Contact person by email

Jamie Donatuto Courtesy Appointment

Frank Dost Emeritus Appointment Contact person by email

Jennifer Duringer Manager 1-R&D Lab 541-737-9414
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Dr. Duringer's research program focuses on the impacts of natural plant components on food safety and agricultural productivity by:

  1. Examining the biochemical effects, mechanisms of toxicity and ultimate biotransformation of plant and fungal toxicants in humans and animals;...
Daniel Elson Contact person by email

Chloe Fender Graduate Fellow Contact person by email

I am a third year PhD student working in the Water Quality Toxicology Lab. My research is focused on using high-resolution mass spectrometry as a tool to characterize chemical contaminants in natural and human-made aqueous systems, including irrigation canals, rivers, and drinking water and...

Jennifer Field Professor 541-737-2265
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Dr. Field has a Ph.D. in geochemistry from the Colorado School of Mines and is with the Environmental and Molecular Toxicology Department at Oregon State Unversity.  Her current research focuses on the development and application of quantitative analytical methods for organic micropollutants...

Manuel Garcia-Jaramillo Assistant Professor 541-737-5714
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Water quality is impacted by land management practices, industrial and urban development, and climate change. Surface waters are widely used as drinking water sources, food production, and recreational activities. Hence, their quality needs to be continuously monitored. However, current...

Annika Gehl Contact person by email

I'm interested in studying if and how environmental stress (ie. thermal, light, etc.) during development affects susceptibility to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in zebrafish.

 

PhD Student - Toxicology

Francesca Germano Contact person by email

Jennifer Gervais Contact person by email
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Caoilinn Haggerty Faculty Research Assistant 541-737-1781
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Bryan Harper Senior Faculty Research Asst I 541-737-3346
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Stacey Harper Professor 541-737-2791
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Our laboratory investigates the environmental, health and safety impacts of nanotechnology in order to support the responsible development of this rapidly growing industry. Our current lack of information on the environmental fate and toxic potential of nanomaterials prohibits us from...

Jerry Hendricks Emeritus Appointment Contact person by email

Current research centers around the histopathology of chemically induced neoplasia in rainbow trout.  Specific research projects include: 1) Identifying natural inhibitors of carcinogenesis and understanding their mechanisms of action in rainbow trout; 2) Continued development of the rainbow...

Peter Hoffman Assistant Director 541-737-1766
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Anita Holman Faculty Research Assistant 541-737-6541
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Julia Honneffer Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Cameron Hughes Project Coord-Knowledge & Mana 541-737-6123
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Sara Hutton Contact person by email

I study the multiple stressor effects of pollution and climate change in the model estuarine fish species Menidia beryllina. I am primarily interested in linking genetic data to adverse outcomes, such as altered behavior or fecundity, to inform computational models.

Patrick Iversen Courtesy Appointment Contact person by email

Research Interests Involve the Study of Molecules that Disrupt the Flow of Information from DNA to Protein including:  Antisense Oligonucleotide Drug Development, Targeting Emergent Infectious Diseases, Rare Genetic Disorders, Cancer and Metabolic Syndrome; RNA Damage and Novel...

Miranda Jackson Contact person by email

I am particularly interested in aquatic ecotoxicology involving stormwater runoff toxicity in salmonid species.

Jeffrey Jenkins Professor 541-737-5993
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Current research activities include field studies to examine the impact of pesticide use on air and water quality, studies designed to investigate human and wildlife exposure as a result of pesticide use in both agricultural and urban settings, studies which investigate how sub-lethal...

Eric Johnson Senior Faculty Research Asst I 541-737-4389
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Logan Kent Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Nancy Kerkvliet Emeritus Appointment 541-737-4387
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The overall goals of my research program are to understand the mechanisms by which chemicals of environmental significance interact with the immune system. Such interactions may result in altered immune function leading to decreased resistance to infectious diseases and increased susceptibility...

Ulo Kiigemagi Emeritus Appointment

Siva Kolluri Professor 541-737-1799
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Read more about Dr. Kolluri and his lab at: https://emt.oregonstate.edu/users/siva-kolluri?gid=16025.  
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Our laboratory has expertise in the investigation of biological activity of chemical compounds...

Siva Kolluri Professor 541-737-1799
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Nicholas Korjeff Contact person by email

Erika Kraft AcdWge-Hrly:Research Assoc 541-737-3249
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Jane La Du Senior Faculty Research Asst I Contact person by email

Edwin Labut Faculty Research Assistant. 541-737-3169
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Kenneth Lee Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Ryan Lopez Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Brinda Mahadevan Courtesy Appointment 541-737-5413
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Craig Marcus Professor 541-737-1808
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Dr. Craig Marcus received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison  and conducted post doctoral research at Cornell University and UW-Madison. He has served on the faculty at Purdue University, the University of New Mexico, and is currently  Professor of Toxicology  in  Environmental...

Jared Martin Contact person by email

Terry Miller Contact person by email My principal activities are in Extension Service outreach in environmental toxicology, pesticide toxicology, and pesticide regulations. I provide information and training, in toxicology, risk assessment, and pesticide-related areas, to many groups - the general public, pesticide applicators,...
Ian Moran Contact person by email

Mackenzie Morshead Contact person by email

Mary Mucia Administrative Program Assist 541-737-9079
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Holly Nelson Contact person by email

Kelly O Malley Contact person by email

Jamie Pennington Senior Faculty Research Asst I 541-737-2096
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Dante Perone Contact person by email

Jade Petty Education Project Asst Contact person by email

Cheyenne Pozar Departmental Administrator 541-737-1762

Yvonne Rericha Contact person by email

Mechanisms of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) toxicity in zebrafish

Precious Reyes Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Helmut Riedl Emeritus Appointment 541-386-2030
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Integrated pest management (IPM) on tree fruits; IPM programs as components of integrated fruit production (IFP) systems.

Research activities involve studies on the biology, ecology and management of insect and mite pests and their natural enemies on deciduous tree fruits. Main research...

Brianna Rivera Contact person by email

Diana Rohlman Associate Professor (Sr Res) 541-737-4374
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My research interests align at the intersection of toxicology, public health and research translation. Specific interests include multi-modal data dissemination, disaster research and air pollution.

Christian Rude Graduate Fellow

I'm interested in using zebrafish to better understand the toxicity of polyclicaromatic hydrocarbons through transcriptomics, fate studies, and comparison to other models. 

Jason Schindler Faculty Research Assistant 541-737-8505
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Richard Scott Senior Faculty Research Asst I 541-737-4529
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Jessica Scotten Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Diana Simmes Courtesy Appointment 541-737-4433
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Michael Simonich Research Associate Contact person by email

Brian Smith Research Associate 541-737-5154
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Spencer Stinson Contact person by email

William Stubblefield Professor 541-737-2565
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Dr. Stubblefield is an internationally recognized expert in the field of environmental toxicology, with a research focus on the area of aquatic toxicology and ecotoxicology.  Previously an adjunct faculty member, Dr. Stubblefield has recently joined EMT (Sept. 2009) full time and will be...

Robyn Tanguay Univ Distinguished Professor 541-737-6514
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Read more about Dr. Tanguay and her lab at: http://tanguaylab.com.

Our laboratory uses zebrafish as a systems toxicology model to identify hazardous chemicals and the mechanisms that underlie their...

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Susan Tilton Associate Professor 541-737-1740
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Read more about Dr. Tilton  and her lab at: https://sites.google.com/site/tiltonsusan/.

Research Focus:  Mechanistic and computational toxicology, organotypic in vitro models, inhalation toxicology, chemical mixtures,...

Ian Tinsley Emeritus Appointment 541-737-1789
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Lucia Tisker Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

Ivan Titaley Ivan Titaley Postdoctoral Scholar 541-737-9208
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I am an environmental chemist with expertise in the analysis of organic pollutants using GC-MS

Lisa Truong Associate Professor (Sr Res) Contact person by email

The overall goal of my research program is to utilize the zebrafish model to help build computational predictive toxicity models. Secondarily, my goal is to move the field to be less reliant on animal testing and to conduct...

Shawn Tucker Research Program Coordinator 541-737-0908
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Reese Valdez Contact person by email

I am a PhD student studying under Dr. Susan Tilton.  My current research focuses on using a 3D respiratory model to better understand how pre-existing conditions, like asthma, impact the way polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons are metabolized and if their toxicity is changed by the presence of...

Chloe Wapelhorst Faculty Research Assistant Contact person by email

katrina waters Katrina Waters Courtesy Appointment 509-375-3907
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Dr. Waters is a Laboratory Fellow and Director for Biological Sciences Research at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory with a joint faculty appointment at OSU. Her research interests are focused at the intersection of environmental exposures and infectious disease on human health through...

David Williams Academic Wage Appt - Salaried 541-737-3277
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My research interests focus on environmental carcinogens with an emphasis on polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), formed from the incomplete combustion of carbon materials (coal, wood, petroleum, etc.).  We seek to determine not only how these chemicals cause cancer but also approaches for...

David Williams Academic Wage Appt - Salaried 541-737-3277
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Lindsay Wilson

My research utilizes molecular and systems biology techniques to assess developmental toxicity of chemicals, primarily PAHs, in the zebrafish model. My key interests include transcriptomics, toxicokinetics, cross-species extrapolation, and in silico approaches to chemical screening...

James Witt Emeritus Appointment

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Adams, Kaley
Faculty Research Assistant

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Adams, Frank
Emeritus Appointment

Anderson, Kim
Department Head

Food Safety and Environmental Stewardship Program

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Annalora, Andrew
Assistant Professor (Sr Res)

Research Interests Include Nuclear Hormone Receptor Signaling, Cytochrome P450 Gene Structure/Function/Characterization/Evolution; Rational Drug Development; Structure-based drug desing; ...

Office: 541-737-2706
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Baird, William
Emeritus Appointment

Our group is elucidating the mechanisms by which chemicals induce cancer.   The research focuses on carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), widespread environmental pollutants, and...

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Berman, Frederick

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Brown, Kim
Program Manager

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Buermeyer, Andrew
Associate Professor

Preservation of genomic integrity requires the proper functioning of multiple pathways for DNA replication, repair, and recombination. One critical repair pathway is DNA mismatch repair (MMR)...

Office: 541-737-1765
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Buhl, Kaci
Associate Professor (Practice)

At the state level, I lead the Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP). The program hosts live recertification events...

Office: 541-737-8330
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Castillo-Chilcote, Elizabeth
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Chang, Kei Lin
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Cocks, Meredith
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Curtis, Lawrence
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Donatuto, Jamie
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Dost, Frank
Emeritus Appointment

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Duringer, Jennifer
Manager 1-R&D Lab

Dr. Duringer's research program focuses on the impacts of natural plant components on food safety and agricultural productivity by:

  1. Examining the biochemical effects, mechanisms...
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Field, Jennifer
Professor

Dr. Field has a Ph.D. in geochemistry from the Colorado School of Mines and is with the Environmental and Molecular Toxicology Department at Oregon State Unversity.  Her current research focuses...

Office: 541-737-2265
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Garcia-Jaramillo, Manuel
Assistant Professor

Water quality is impacted by land management practices, industrial and urban development, and climate change. Surface waters are widely used as drinking water sources, food production, and...

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Gervais, Jennifer

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Haggerty, Caoilinn
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Harper, Bryan
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Harper, Stacey
Professor

Our laboratory investigates the environmental, health and safety impacts of nanotechnology in order to support the responsible development of this rapidly growing industry. Our current lack of...

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Hendricks, Jerry
Emeritus Appointment

Current research centers around the histopathology of chemically induced neoplasia in rainbow trout.  Specific research projects include: 1) Identifying natural inhibitors of carcinogenesis and...

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Hoffman, Peter
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Holman, Anita
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Honneffer, Julia
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Hughes, Cameron
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Iversen, Patrick
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Research Interests Involve the Study of Molecules that Disrupt the Flow of Information from DNA to Protein including:  Antisense Oligonucleotide Drug Development, Targeting Emergent...

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Jenkins, Jeffrey
Professor

Current research activities include field studies to examine the impact of pesticide use on air and water quality, studies designed to investigate human and wildlife exposure as a result of...

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Johnson, Eric
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Kent, Logan
Faculty Research Assistant

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Kerkvliet, Nancy
Emeritus Appointment

The overall goals of my research program are to understand the mechanisms by which chemicals of environmental significance interact with the immune system. Such interactions may result in altered...

Office: 541-737-4387
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Kiigemagi, Ulo
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Kraft, Erika
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La Du, Jane
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Labut, Edwin
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Lee, Kenneth
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Lopez, Ryan
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Mahadevan, Brinda
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Marcus, Craig
Professor

Dr. Craig Marcus received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison  and conducted post doctoral research at Cornell University and UW-Madison. He has served on the faculty at Purdue...

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Miller, Terry

My principal activities are in Extension Service outreach in environmental toxicology, pesticide toxicology, and pesticide regulations. I provide information and training, in toxicology, risk... Contact person by email
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Monk, Sara
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Mucia, Mary
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Pennington, Jamie
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Petty, Jade
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Pozar, Cheyenne
Departmental Administrator

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Reyes, Precious
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Riedl, Helmut
Emeritus Appointment

Integrated pest management (IPM) on tree fruits; IPM programs as components of integrated fruit production (IFP) systems.

Research activities involve studies on the biology, ecology and...

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Schindler, Jason
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Scott, Richard
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Scotten, Jessica
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Simmes, Diana
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Simonich, Michael
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Smith, Brian
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Stubblefield, William
Professor

Dr. Stubblefield is an internationally recognized expert in the field of environmental toxicology, with a research focus on the area of aquatic toxicology and ecotoxicology.  Previously an adjunct...

Office: 541-737-2565
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Tanguay, Robyn
Univ Distinguished Professor

Read more about Dr. Tanguay and her lab at: http://tanguaylab.com.

Our laboratory uses zebrafish as a...

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Tanguay, Lillian
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Teeguarden, Justin
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Tidwell, Lane
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Tilton, Susan
Associate Professor

Read more about Dr. Tilton  and her lab at: https://sites.google.com/site/tiltonsusan/.

Research Focus:  Mechanistic and...

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Tinsley, Ian
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Tisker, Lucia
Faculty Research Assistant

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Ivan Titaley
Titaley, Ivan
Postdoctoral Scholar

I am an environmental chemist with expertise in the analysis of organic pollutants using GC-MS

Office: 541-737-9208
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Truong, Lisa
Associate Professor (Sr Res)

The overall goal of my research program is to utilize the zebrafish model to help build computational predictive toxicity models...

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Tucker, Shawn
Research Program Coordinator
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Wapelhorst, Chloe
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Waters, Katrina
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Dr. Waters is a Laboratory Fellow and Director for Biological Sciences Research at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory with a joint faculty appointment at OSU. Her research interests are...

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Williams, David
Academic Wage Appt - Salaried

My research interests focus on environmental carcinogens with an emphasis on polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), formed from the incomplete combustion of carbon materials (coal, wood,...

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Witt, James
Emeritus Appointment