PUBLICATIONS

Improving Course Coherence and Assessment Rigor: Understanding by design in a Non-Majors Biology course

Julie Minbiole. American Biology Teacher, August 2016, 78(6): 463-471.

DROSOPHILA glutamate receptor mRNA expression and mRNP particles

Subhashree GanesanJulie E Karr and David E Featherstone RNA Biology, Sept-Oct. 2011, 8(5): 771-781; dos:10.4161/rna.8.6.16014 

Regulation of glutamate receptor subunit availability by microRNAs

Julie Karr, Vasia Vagin, Kaiyun Chen, Subhashree Ganesan, Oxana Olenkina, Vladimir Gvozdev, and David E. Featherstone. The Journal of Cell Biology, 11 May, 2009, 185(4): 685-697; doi: 10.1083/jcb.20090262

Genome-wide P-element screen for Drosophila synaptogenesis mutants

Faith LW Liebl, Kristen M. Werner, Qi Sheng, Julie E Karr, Brian D McCabe, and David E Featherstone. Journal of Neurobiology, March 2006, 66(4): 332-347; doi: 10.1002/neu.20229

Increased synaptic microtubules and altered synapse development in Drosophila sec8 mutants

Faith LW Liebl, Kaiyun Chen, Julie Karr, Qi Sheng, and David E Featherstone. BMC Biology, 13 December 2005, 3:27; doi: 10.1186/1741-7007-3-27

An essential Drosophila glutamate receptor subunit that functions in both central neuropil and neuromuscular junction

David E FeatherstoneEmma RushtonJeffrey Rohrbough, Faith Liebl, Julie Karr, Qi Sheng, Christopher K Rodesch, and Kendal Broadie. The Journal of Neuroscience, 23 March 2005, 25(12): 3199-3208; doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4201-04.2005

Epithelial Differentiation Promotes the Adherence of Type 1–Piliated Escherichia coli to Human Vaginal Cells

David J Klumpp, Sarah G Forrestal, Julie E Karr, Christopher S Mudge, Byron E Anderson, Anthony J Schaeffer. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 11 November, 2002, (11):1631-1638; doi:10.1086/345557

PRESENTATIONS

          National Association of Biology Teachers Professional Development Conference, 3-5 November 2016, Denver, CO.

 

National Association of Biology Teachers Professional Development Conference, 12-14 November 2015, Providence RI.

 

  • Rigor for all: An inclusive approach to non-majors science education. Elizabeth Davis-Berg, Julie Minbiole, Heather Minges-Wols, Michelle Rafacz. 

National Science Teachers Association, 12-15 March 2015, Chicago IL. 

 

  • Transforming Assessment of Student Learning in a Multi-Discipline Department.  Gerald Adams, Daniel Jordan, Timothy McCaskey, Julie Minbiole, Christopher Shaw.

National Science Teachers Association, 12-15 March 2015, Chicago IL.

 

  • Care and use of invertebrates in the classroom (on the cheap). Elizabeth Davis-Berg, Michael LaBarbera, Julie Minbiole.

Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, 3-7 January 2015, West Palm Beach, FL.

POSTERS

American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 2-6 April 2017, San Francisco CA.

 

Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, 4-8 January 2017, New Orleans LA.

 

American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 13-17 March 2016, San Diego CA.

 

Annual Drosophila Research Conference - Genetics Society of America, 4-8 March 2015, Chicago IL.

 

National Association of Biology Teachers Professional Development Conference, 12-14 November 2014, Cleveland OH.

 

  • Increasing Access to Rigor: Adaptation of a Majors Level Course for a Non-Majors Population.

National Association of Biology Teachers Professional Development Conference, 20-23 November 2013, Atlanta GA.

 

  • Differential regulation of Drosophila glutamate receptor subunit production by optimus-prime (or), a novel receptor mRNA associated gene.

Midwest Drosophila Research Conference, 2-3 November 2013, Allerton IL.

 

  •  Sub-type specific regulation of Drosophila glutamate receptor production by the novel mRNA associated genes optimus-prime (opr) and bumblebee (bbe)”

Annual Drosophila Research Conference - Genetics Society of America, 7-11 March 2012, Chicago IL.

 

  • Regulation of Glutamate Receptor Subunit Availability by MicroRNAs.

Neurobiology of Drosophila Meeting, 3-7 October 2007, Cold Spring Harbor, NY.