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Jayna L. Ditty

Professor and Associate Dean of College of Arts and Sciences
Degree
Ph.D., University of Iowa
Office
OWS 351/Lab: OWS 261
Phone
(651) 962-5245
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5245
Mail
OWS 352
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
Saint Paul MN 55105
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RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Chemotaxis toward aromatic hydrocarbons in Pseudomonas species
  • Use of Bioinformatic tools in the undergraduate curriculum
  • Photic entrainment of the Synechococcus elongates circadian clock
  • Efficacy of novel antimicrobial compounds

 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Ditty, J.L and Parales, R.E. (2017). Protocols for the measurement of bacterial chemotaxis to hydrocarbons. In: Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology Protocols. T.J. McGenity, K.N. Timmis, B.N. Fernandez (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Ditty, J.L., Nichols, N.N., and Parales, R.E. (2017). Protocol for the measurement of hydrocarbon transport in bacteria. In: Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology Protocols. T.J. McGenity, K.N. Timmis, B.N. Fernandez (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin
  • Parales, R.E. and Ditty, J.L. (2017). Substrate transport. In: Handbook of Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology (Cellular Ecophysiology of Microbes). T. Krell (ed.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Parales, R.E. and Ditty, J.L. (2017). Chemotaxis. In Handbook of Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology (Cellular Ecophysiology of Microbes). T. Krell (ed.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Mahatmya, D., Morrison, J., Jones, R., Garner, P, Davis, S., Manske, J., Berner, N., Johnson, A., and Ditty. J.L. (2017) Pathways to Undergraduate Research Experiences: A Multi-institutional Study. Innovative Higher Education. doi:10.1007/s10755-017-9401-3.

Fall 2018 Courses

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J-Term 2019 Courses

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Spring 2019 Courses

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