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Elizabeth Ann Machunis-Masuoka PhD

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Title
Instructor
Department
Biology
Location
Bolin Hall
Room
307D
Institution Degree Graduation Date
Midwestern State University M.A. in History (emphasis: history of epidemics, early modern period) 2011
University of California at San Diego Ph.D. in Biology (emphasis: biochemistry) 1997
The California State Polytechnic University at Pomona B.S. in Microbiology (emphasis: medical microbiology/virology) 1992
Employer Position Start Date End Date
American Journal Experts (AJE) Editor 11/15/2011
Midwestern State University Adjunct Professor in Chemistry and Biology 08/01/2009
Midwestern State University Graduate Assistant, Dept. of History 08/01/2008
Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, Virginia Adjunct Professor in Biology 09/01/2006 06/01/2007
The University of Virginia Co-Director, Distinguished Majors Program in Human Biology 09/01/2003 06/01/2006
Contract Employment Freelance Editor/Reviewer/Science Writer 09/01/1997
The University of Virginia Faculty Lecturer 08/01/1997 06/01/2006
Midwestern State University Instructor

Conference Papers

"The Mythmaker of the House of Austria: Rudolf II's Kunstkammer and the Vision of Imperial Majesty," presented at the 2011 Phi Alpha Theta Regional Conference, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas.

 

"Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Church Slavonic, Vladimir the Saint, and the Christianization of Russia," presented at the 90th Annual Southwestern Social Science Association Meeting, March 31-April 3, 2010, Houston, Texas and presented at the 2010 Phi Alpha Theta Annual Regional Conference for North Central-Northeast Texas, April 2010, Austin College, Sherman, Texas.

 

"Ashes, Ashes, We All Fall Down: Plague and the Great Fire of London, 1665-1666," presented at the 2009 Phi Alpha Theta Annual Regional Conference for North Central-Northeast Texas, April 2009, University of North Texas Discovery Park Campus, Denton, Texas.

 

Guest Lectures

"Are Girls Smarter than Boys? What DNA Can and Can't Tell You," 2008 Math, Science and U Girls Conference, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas.

 

"Birds, Flue and People: Biology and Its Consequences," 2006 Gooch/Dillard General Faculty Lecture Series, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

 

"Hurricanes, Bird Flu, and Bioterrorism: Are we Doomed? Science, Ethics, and Public Health in the Face of a Moving Target," 2005 University of Virginia Bioethics Society Lecture Series, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

 

"Containing Biological 'Fallout': Public Health Necessities vs. the Ethical Treatment of Individuals following the Release of Biological Weapons into a Civilian Population," 2003 University of Virginia Bioethics Society Lecture Series, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

 

"Research Misconduct," 2001 University of Virginia Bioethics Society Lecture Series, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

 

"Human Subjects Research," The Second National Undergraduate Bioethics Conference, March 31-April 1, 2000, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

 

Publications

Machunis-Masuoka, Elizabeth, "Resources as a Source of International Conflict," in Encyclopedia of Global Resources, ed. Craig W. Allin (Pasadena: Salem Press, 2010), 1023-1027.

 

Machunis-Masuoka, Elizabeth, "Arctic Seafloor Claims," in Encyclopedia of Global Warming, ed. Steven I. Dutch (Pasadena: Salem Press, 2009), 84-86.

 

Machunis-Masuoka, Elizabeth, "Stanley Norman Cohen," in Great Lives from History: Inventors & Inventions, ed. Alvin K. Benson (Pasadena: Salem Press, 2009), 209-211.

 

Machunis-Masuoka, Elizabeth, "Raymond Damadian," in Great Lives from History: Inventors & Inventions, ed. Alvin K. Benson (Pasadena: Salem Press, 2009), 270-272.

 

Machunis-Masuoka, Elizabeth, Instructor's Resource Manual, Human Biology, 7th edition, Starr & McMillan (Thomson, Brooks/Cole, 2006).

 

Contributing author, Bauman's Microbiology: Diseases by Systems Edition, 1st edition (2004), 2nd edition (2009), Pearson Education, Inc. published as Benjamin Cummings.

 

Contributing author, Study Guide Bauman's Microbiology, 1st edition (2004), Pearson Education, Inc., published as Benjamin Cummings.

 

Contributing author, Bauman's Microbiology, 1st edition (2004), 2nd edition (2009), Pearson Education, Inc., published as Benjamin Cummings.

 

Machunis-Masuoka, Elizabeth, BIOL203 Introduction to Biology Laboratory Text and Manual (University of Virginia Copy Services, 2004).