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Alumni List 2006 - present

 

Name
Degree
Major Prof.
Degree Date
Dissertation Title
         
         
         
Heckert, Stephanie MS Pscheidt 3/23/2012 Ascospore Viability and Dispersal from Pruned Branches Infected with Anisogramma anomala.
Hartney, Sierra PhD Loper 3/23/2012 TonB-dependent Outer-membrane Proteins of Pseudomonas fluorescens: Diverse and Redundant Roles in Iron Acquisition.
Peterson, Ebba PhD Hansen 3/23/2012 The Epidemiology of Sudden Oak Death in Oregon Forests.
Gordon, Tyler MS Pfender 12/9/2011 Overwintering Survival of Stem Rust on Perennial Ryegrass: Construction of a Simulation Model, and Effects of the Mycoparasite Sphaerellopisis filum.
Quito, Diego PhD Martin 12/9/2011 Impact of Raspberry bushy dwarf virus, Raspberry leaf mottle virus, and Raspberry latent virus on Plant Growth and Fruit Crumbliness in Red Raspberry (Rubus idaeus L.) 'Meeker'.
Wijayratne, Upekala PhD Pyke/Muir 12/9/2011 Seed and Seedling Ecology of Artemisia tridentata in a Restoration Context.
Miller, Daniel BS   12/9/2011  
Chipman, Bridget BS   12/9/2011  
Hubbard, Andrew MS Johnson 9/2/2011 Evaluatiion of Kasugamycin-use Strategies Designed to Delay Development of Resistance in Erwinia amylovora.
Root, Heatherr PhD McCune 9/2/2011 Cryptogam Communities in Forest and Steppe Ecosystems of Oregon, USA.
Parks, Matthew PhD Liston/Cronn 9/2/2011 Plastome Phylogenomics in the Genus Pinus Using Massively Parallel Sequencing Technology.
Taylor, Clare MS Grunwald 9/2/2011 Comparative Epidemiology of Phytophthora Diseases of Rhododendron.
Gray, Erin MS Muir 6/11/2011 An Evaluation of the Invasion Potential of Kochia prostrata (forage kochia) in Southwestern Idaho, USA
Groberg, Matt BS   6/11/2011  
Elseth, Sean BS   6/11/2011  
Bono, Gina BS   6/11/2011  
Wesseler, Christina BS   6/11/2011  
Isch, Katrina BS   6/11/2011  
McGonigle, Julia BS   6/11/2011  
Beezup, Emily BS   6/11/2011  
Bonnette, Anna BS   6/11/2011  
Roe, Bailey BS   6/11/2011  
Smith, Robert BS   6/11/2011  
Vandruff, Stephanie BS   6/11/2011  
Stucki, Devin BS   6/11/2011  
Johnson, Bryce BS   6/11/2011  
Kepler, Ryan PhD Spatafora 3/18/2011 Advances in Molecular Systematics of Clavicipitaceous Fungi (Sordariomycetes: Hypocreales).
Barmann, Matthew MS Liston 3/18/2011  
Lintz, Heather PhD McCune 3/18/2011 Ecological Thresholds, Climate Extremes, and Tree Species' Distributions across the Pacific Coastal United States.
Martin, Elizabeth PhD Meinke 12/10/2010 Reproduction, Demography, and Habitat Characterization of Astragalus peckii (Fabaceae), a Rare Central Oregon Endemic.
Cerruti, Natasha PhD Ocamb 9/3/2010 Examinations of Fusarium sambucinum on Humulus lupulus and Co-infection with Hop stunt viroid in Commercial Hop Fields.
Wallace, Patricia MS Mahaffee 9/3/2010 Evaluation of the Colonization and Biofilm Production by Burkholderia pyroccinia FP62 on Geranium Leaves.
Mitchell, Melanie MS Gent 9/3/2010 Addressing the Relationship Between Pseudoperonospora cubensis and P. humuli using Phylogenetic Analyses and Host Specificity Assays.
Frentress, Jason MS Lajtha 9/3/2010

 Stream DOC, Nitrate, Chloride and SUVA Response to Land Use during Winter Baseflow Conditions in Sub-basins of the Willamette River Basin, OR.

Nist, Julie BS   9/3/2010  
Hunter, Ian BS   9/3/2010  
Ohrn, Amanda BS   9/3/2010
 
Meyers, Stephen
PhD
Liston, Meinke
6/12/2010 Evolutionary relationships and an investigation of sympatric speciation within Limnanthaceae.
Halama, Jonathan
BS
  6/12/2010  
Deatherage, Charity
BS
  6/12/2010  
Deskins, Lori
BS
  6/12/2010  
Botts, Molly
MS
Hansen
3/19/2010

Histological examination of Phytophthora ramorum in Notholithocarpus densiflorus bark tissues.

Mulvey, Robin
MS
Hansen
3/19/2010

Castilleja and Pedicularis are confirmed as telial hosts for White Pine Blister Rust in Whitebark Pine ecosystems of Oregon and Washington.

Gilligan, Laurie
MS
Muir
3/19/2010

Stand structures of Oregon White Oak (Quercus garryana) woodlands and their relationships to the environment in southwestern Oregon.

Larson, Jessica
BS
  3/19/2010  
Annen, Chase
BS
  3/19/2010  
Severns, Paul
PhD
Liston, Wilson
12/11/2009

Conservation genetics of Kincaid’s lupine:A threatened plant of western Oregon and southwest Washington grasslands.

Cannon, Joseph
MS
Liston
12/11/2009  
Peterson, Ebba
MS
Hansen
12/11/2009  
Woolverton, Ryan
BS
  12/11/2009  
Duren, Olivia
MS
Muir
9/4/2009

Chaparral history, dynamics and response to disturbance in southwest Oregon: Insights from age structure.

Campanella, Donald
PhD
McEvoy, Mundt
6/13/2009
Ecology and biological control of an apomictic invasive plant, Chondrilla juncea (Asteraceae).
Johnson, Andrew
BS
 
6/13/2009
 
Holman, Thomas
BS
 
6/13/2009
 
Daggett, Elaine
BS
 
6/13/2009
 

Liu, YuPing

PhD
Dolja
3/20/2009
Generation of full length cDNA and functional analysis of leader proteases of grapevine leafroll associated virus-2.
Martin, Danielle
MS
Stone
3/20/2009

Developing techniques for evaluating the susceptibility of root-disease resistant Port-orford-cedar to foliar and stem canker diseases.

Anderson, Malcolm
BS
 
3/20/2009
 
Knaus, Brian
PhD
Liston
12/12/2008

A fistful of Astragalus : Phenotypic and genotypic basis of the most taxon rich species in the North American flora.  

Megan Kitner
MS
Grunwald
12/12/2008
 
Biboux, Therese
BS
 
12/12/2008
 
Colins, Bradley
MS
Parke
9/5/2008
The effects of Phytophthora ramorum infection on hydraulic conductivity and tylosis formation in Tanoak sapwood.
Cruise, Heather
BS
 
9/5/2008
 
Lucas, Sunny
MS
Parke
6/15/2008
Susceptibility of coast redwood seedlings to Phytophthora ramorum.
Silvernail, Ian
MS
Meinke
6/15/2008
Serpentine and non-serpentine edaphic ecology and the recovery of Lomatium cookii (Apiaceae), an endangered endemic of southwest Oregon.
Aulerich, Sarah
BS
 
6/15/2008
 
Curtis, Morgan
BS
 
6/15/2008
 
Henden, Caitlin
BS
 
6/15/2008
 
Caldwell, Pat
BS
 
6/15/2008
 
Alexander, Jason
PhD
Liston
3/21/2008
A taxonomic revision of Astragalus mokiacensis and allied taxa within the Astragalus lentiginosus complex of Section Diphysi.
Hardman, Amanda
MS
McCune
3/21/2008
Terrestrial lichen and bryophyte communities of the Blue Mountains in northeastern Oregon.
Brunson, Jessica
MS
Pyke
3/21/2008
Yield responses of invasive grasses to carbon doses.
Norman, Katherine
MS
Muir
3/21/2008
 
Corbet, Mitchell
BS
 
3/21/2008
 
Maze, Dominic
MS
McEvoy
12/7/2007
 
Bazurto, Taryn
BS
 
12/7/2007
 
Roberts, Rachael
MS
Wilson
9/7/2007
Functional groups, traits, and the performance of species in restoration.
Smith, Aaron
MS
Hansen
9/7/2007
Biology of chlamydospores of Phytophthora ramorum.
Willyard, Ann
PhD
Liston
9/7/2007
New perspectives on evolutionary relationships within Pinus (Pinaceae) and within subsection Ponderosae (Subgenus Pinus).
Peetz, Amy
MS
Mahaffee
9/7/2007
Understanding sporulation and dissemination of Podosphaera macularis, hop powdery mildew
Mills, Laura
BS
 
9/7/2007
 
Yarbrough, Lacey
MS
Johnson
6/18/2007
 
Miller, Nathan
PhD
Ocamb
6/17/2007
Responses and relationships among Fusarium species, sweet corn and western spotted cucumber beetles.
Sweet, Heather
MS
Liston
6/17/2007
The influence of pollinators on the maintenance of mixed mating in a population of the blue columbine, Aquilegia coerulea (Ranunculaceae).
Calabro, Jill
PhD
Spotts
6/17/2007
Biology of sweet cherry powdery mildew.
Currin, Rebecca
MS
Meinke
6/17/2007
Conservation of Oenothera wolfii (Onagraceae): introducing a threatened plant into two protected locations in Oregon.
Skinner, Kristin
PhD
Ciuffetti
6/17/2007
Characterization of the molecular foundations and biochemistry of alkane and ether oxidation in a filamentous fungus, a Graphium species.
David, Nicholas
PhD
Hamm
6/17/2007
Biology and management of Meloidogyne chitwoodi with oxamyl on potato in the western United States.
Cerruti, Natasha
BS
 
6/17/2007
 
Pierce, Nancy
BS
 
6/17/2007
 
Farrell, Kathleen
BS
 
6/17/2007
 
Kofahl, Rachael
BS
 
6/17/2007
 
McKnight, Stephanie
BS
 
3/23/2007
 
Krenz, Jennifer
MS
Mundt
3/23/2007
Specificity of quantitatively expressed host resistance to Mycosphaerella graminicola.
Perkins, Lora
MS
Pyke
3/23/2007

Hydromulch tackifier and sucrose effects on microbial nitrogen and Bromus tectorum biomass.

Blakeley-Smith, Matthew
MS
Kaye
3/23/2007

Performance of Willamette Valley native plants following herbicide exposure.

Weller, Stacey
MS
Liston
12/8/2006
 
Becker, Harold
MS
Liston
12/8/2006
 
Bushman, Mary
MS
Liston
12/8/2006
 
Perchemlides, Keith
MS
Muir
9/8/2006

Impacts of fuel reduction thinning treatments on oak and chaparral communities of southwestern Oregon .

Narayanan, Sumana
MS
Spatafora
6/18/2006
 
Syring, John
PhD
Liston
6/18/2006

Phylogenetics and genomic patterns of speciation in Pinus with an emaphasis on subgenus Strobus.

Crow, Susan
PhD
Lajtha
6/18/2006

Characteristics of soil organic matter in two forest soils.

Johnson, Desiree
MS
Spatafora
6/18/2006

Systematics of the genus Torrubiella .

Saavedra, Angel
MS
Hansen
6/18/2006

Susceptibility of golden chinquapin (Chrysolepis chrysophylla) to Phytophthora cambivora.  

Andrie, Rachael
PhD
Ciuffetti
6/18/2006

Examination of the role host-selective toxins play in fungal-plant interactions.

Williams, Ross
BS
 
12/8/2006
 
Shireman, Anthony
BS
 
6/18/2006
 
Wood, Amanda
BS
 
6/18/2006
 
Fery, Jane
BS
 
6/18/2006
 
Helgesson, John
BS
 
6/18/2006
 
Bradford, Emma
BS
 
6/18/2006
 
Moore, Lynda
BS
 
6/18/2006
 
Leytem, Alicia
BS
 
6/18/2006
 
Lawrence, Beth
MS
Kaye
3/24/2006
Studies to facilitate reintroduction of golden paintbrush (Castilleja levisecta) to the Willamette Valley, Oregon.
Sung, Gi-Ho
PhD
Spatafora
3/24/2006
Systematics and phylogeny of Cordyceps and the Clavicipitaceae with emphasis on the evolution of host affiliation.
Halgren, Anne
PhD
Martin
3/24/2006
Characterization, epidemiology, and ecology of a virus associate with black raspberry decline.
Lewis, Brian
BS
 
3/24/2006
 
Hamilton, Sara
BS
 
3/24/2006