Faculty Profile for Dr. Andrea Aspbury

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Dr. Andrea Aspbury
Senior Lecturer — Biology
SUPP 436A
phone: (512) 245-2178

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Aspbury, A., & Gabor, C. R. (Eds.). (2018). Organismal Biology Laboratory Exercises.
  • Perkins, H., Heitmann, A., Aspbury, A., & Gabor, C. (2018). Synergistic effects of Roundup and corticosterone on antipredator responses of Incilius nebulifer tadpoles. In INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY (Vol. 58, pp. E395--E395).
  • Aspbury, A., Grayson, K., Fantaye, S., Nichols, I., Myers-Burton, M., Ortiz-Mangual, X., & Gabor, C. (2017). The association between male-biased sex ratio and indicators of stress in red-spotted newts. Physiology and Behavior, 173, 156–162.
  • Decolo, S., Aspbury, A., Ostrand, K., & Gabor, C. (2016). Male – male interactions and their influence on the mating behavior and success in the fountain darter Etheostoma fonticola. Acta Ethologica, 19, 15–20.
  • Reedy, A., Edwards, A., Pendlebury, C., Murdaugh, L., Avery, R., Aspbury, A., … Gabor, C. (2014). Male and female newts increase corticosterone during amplexus. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 208, 57–63.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: COSE Presidential Distinction Award for Excellence in Teaching. 2015
  • Award / Honor Nominee: College of Science nominee for Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching. 2010

Selected Grants

  • Aspbury, Andrea. Catalytic Research Grant, Biology Leadership Conference, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $5000. (Funded: 2013). Grant.
  • Aspbury, Andrea, Gabor, Dr. C.R., Nice, Dr. C.C.. REU Supplement, National Science Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $6000.00. (Funded: 2013). Grant.
  • Aspbury, Andrea, Gabor, Dr. C.R., Nice, Dr. C.C.. REU Supplement, National Science Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $6000.00. (Funded: 2012). Grant.
  • Aspbury, Andrea, Gabor, Dr. C.R., Nice, Dr. C.C.. REU Supplement, National Science Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $6000.00. (Funded: 2011). Grant.
  • Aspbury, Andrea (Co-Principal), Gabor, Dr. C.R.. REU Supplement, National Science Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $6000.00. (Funded: 2006). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
PLoS One
2018-Present
Member
Bobcat Day representative for Biology Department
2017-Present
Chair
Wayside Schools Science and Math Night
September 20, 2016-Present
Member
Curriculum Committee
September 1, 2016-Present
Faculty Advisor
MasteringBiology
2011-Present