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Jonathan Rey Moore

1315 Henry Ln, Apt F

 Blacksburg, VA 24060

s2jrmoor@vt.edu

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Education

Ph.D. Candidate, Biological Sciences – expected completion – Summer 2011

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, VA

Graduate Certificate: Future Professoriate, Fall 2010

Advisors: Dr. Ignacio Moore and Dr. Jeff Walters

 

Master of Environmental Studies, August 2004

Graduate Project:  Habitat Heterogeneity Along A River Continuum

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Advisors: Dr. Len Smock and Dr. Greg Garman

 

Bachelor of Science, May 2001

Major: Biology, Minor:  Music Performance

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

 

Work Experience

Department of Biological Sciences – Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Graduate Teaching Assistant                                             January 2006 – Present

  • Instructed laboratories for General Biology (BIOL 1005/1006), Principles of Biology (BIOL 1015/1016), Biological Principles (BIOL 1125/1226)
  • Co-TA of Ornithology (BIOL 4404), Head TA – Spring 2010
  • Co-TA of Mammalogy (BIOL 4434)
  • Guest Lecturer for Principles of Biology and Ornithology

 

Department of Biology – Dartmouth College

Field Assistant                                                                      May 2006 – July 2006

  • Participated in long-term research of the Black-throated Blue Warbler at Hubbard Brook Experimental Research Forest in Thornton, NH headed by Dr. Richard Holmes.  Overall goals of research included general demography studies as well as affects of climate change on this population.

 

Department of Biology – Virginia State University

Instructor                                                                               August 2004 – May 2005

  • Courses Taught – GEBI 116 – Biological Science and Labs

 

Agricultural Research Station – Virginia State University

Research Assistant                                                               June 2004 – August 2004

  • Laboratory research and analysis of agricultural research.
  • Greenhouse research and preparation of agricultural research.

 

 

John Tyler Community College

Adjunct Faculty                                                                    August 2003 – December 2005

  • Courses Taught – BIO 101/102 General Biology I/II and Labs

 

Department of Biology - Virginia Commonwealth University

Adjunct Faculty                                                                    August 2003 – December 2005

  • Courses Taught – BIOL 101 Biological Concepts and Labs, BIOL 151/152 Introduction to Biological Sciences I/II and Labs

 

Graduate Teaching Assistant                                             August 2001 – May 2003

  • Teaching Assistant for BIOL 101 General Biology, BIOL 152 Introduction to Biological Sciences, and BIOL 205 Basic Human Anatomy.
  • Instructor for three Biology 101 Labs or two Biology 151/152 Labs per semester.
  • Executed any duties assigned by the Director of the Graduate Program of Biology or the Laboratory Coordinator.

 

Research Assistant                                                               May 2000 – August 2001

  • Participated in long-term field research of the Prothonotary Warbler under Dr. Charles Blem.
  • Helped in the identification, capture and data collection of birds.
  • Presented findings in May 2001 to the Virginia Academy of Science.

 

Governor’s School For Medicine and Life Sciences – Virginia Commonwealth University

Mentor/Senior Resident Advisor                                        Summer 2003

  • Worked in conjunction with the Resident Director to develop and enforce residential policies appropriate for high school students in a college environment.
  • Served as a Resident Advisor trainer for new Resident Advisors.
  • Mentored 3 students in aquatics research on the James River involving Graduate Laboratory and Field Research.

 

Presentations

Oral Presentations

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2011. The effects of supplementary feeding on breeding activity in the                 Prothonotary warbler. Virginia Society of Ornithology Annual Meeting. 13-15 May. Harrisonburg, VA.

Moore, J.R., C.R. Blem, J.R. Walters and I.T. Moore. 2011. Long-term clutch
reduction in

Prothonotary warblers: a response to climate-induced mistiming?  VCU Rice Center 3rd Annual Symposium, May 6, Richmond, VA

Moore, J.R., C.R. Blem, J.R. Walters and I.T. Moore. 2011. Long-term clutch
reduction in

Prothonotary warblers: a response to climate-induced mistiming?  Graduate Student Assembly 27th Research Symposium, Virginia Tech. 24 March. Blacksburg, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2010. The effects of supplementary feeding on

            breeding activity in the Prothonotary warbler. 47th Annual Meeting of the Animal            Behavior                         Society, 25-29 July, Williamsburg, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2010. The effects of supplementary feeding on

            breeding activity in the Prothonotary warbler. VCU Rice Center 2nd Annual           Symposium, May 14th,             Richmond, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2010. The effects of supplementary feeding on

breeding activity in the Prothonotary warbler. Graduate Student Assembly 26th Research Symposium, Virginia Tech. 24 March. Blacksburg, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2010. The effects of supplementary feeding on

breeding activity in the Prothonotary warbler. COS/AOU/SCO Joint Meeting, 7-11 February. San Diego, CA

Moore, J.R., C.R. Blem and D.W. Podlesak. 2001. The ecological significance of tail

            spots and plumage in female prothonotary warblers. 79th Meeting of the Virginia   Academy of Science.                 22-25 May. James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

 

Poster Presentations

Moore, J.R., C.R. Blem, J.R. Walters and I.T. Moore. 2011. Long-term clutch reduction in

Prothonotary warbler; a response to climate-induced mistiming? Biological Sciences Research Day, Virginia Tech. 19 February. Blacksburg, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore.  2010. The effects of supplementary feeding on

breeding activity in the Prothonotary warbler. Biological Sciences Research Day, Virginia Tech. 20 February. Blacksburg, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2009. Breeding behaviors in Prothonotary

Warblers: is food availability the key? VCU Rice Research Symposium. 8 May. Richmond, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2009. Breeding behaviors in Prothonotary

Warblers: is food availability the key?” Graduate Student Assembly 25th Research Day, Virginia Tech. 25 March. Blacksburg, VA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2009. Breeding behaviors in Prothonotary

Warblers: is food availability the key? Biological Sciences Research Day, Virginia Tech. 21 February. Blacksburg, VA.

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2009. Breeding behaviors in Prothonotary

Warblers: is food availability the key? Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meeting. 3-7 January. Boston, MA

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2008. Stress in Prothonotary Warblers

(Protonotaria citrea) in response to breeding stage and food availability. Graduate Student Assembly Research Day. 26 March. Blacksburg, VA.

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2008. Stress in Prothonotary Warblers

(Protonotaria citrea) in response to breeding stage and food availability. Biological Sciences Research Day. 23 February. Blacksburg, VA.

Moore, J.R., J.R Walters and I.T. Moore. 2008. Stress in Prothonotary Warblers

(Protonotaria citrea) in response to breeding stage and food availability. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meeting. 2-6 January. San Antonio, TX

Mersie, W., J. Moore, C. McNamee, S. Pao and A. Atalay. 2005. Effect of soil differences

on runoff and leachate of metanocholor and biosoilds. American Chemical Society National Meeting. 13-17 March. San Diego, CA

 

Grants

COS/AOU/SCO 2010 Joint Meeting, San Diego, CA - Student Travel Award - $180

Virginia Tech Graduate Student Assembly Graduate Research Development Grant, Spring            2009 – $600

Virginia Tech Graduate Student Assembly Travel Grant Spring 2009  – $450

The Explorers Club Washington Group’s Exploration and Field Research Grant – $2600

Virginia Tech Department of Biological Sciences Matching Grant – $500

Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting Student Housing Grant

Virginia Society of Ornithology J.J. Murray Research Award 2008 – $1000

Virginia Tech Department of Biological Sciences Matching Grant – $500

Virginia Tech Graduate Student Assembly Travel Grant Spring 2008  – $200

 

Publications

Moore, J.R., J.R.Walters and I.T. Moore. In Prep. The effects of food supplements on     breeding physiology and             behaviors in Prothonotary Warblers (Protonotaria citrea).

Moore, J.R., J.R. Walters, I.T. Moore, C.B. Viverette, L.B. Blem and C.R. Blem. In Prep. The effects of climate             change on the breeding cues and timing of the Prothonotary Warbler (Protonotaria citrea).

Elmore L.W., K. Domson, J.R. Moore, M. Kornstein, and R.T. Burks. 2001.  Expression of c-kit (CD117) in                     benign and malignant human endometrial epithelium. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.                 125(1): 146-151.

 

Professional Organizations

American Ornithologist’s Union

Animal Behavior Society

Association of Field Ornithologists

Cooper Ornithological Society

Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology

Virginia Society or Ornithology

Wildlife Society of Virginia

Wilson Ornithological Society

 

Achievements and Awards

Graduate School

Commendation for Service – Virginia Tech Center for Student Engagement and

Community Partnerships

Favorite Faculty 2010-2011 – Virginia Tech Residence Life

Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges - Virginia Tech

Graduate School - 2011

1st Place Oral Presentation, Graduate Student Assembly 27th Graduate Research

Symposium, 2010-2011 Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech Graduate School Citizen Scholar Award – 2010-2011

Second Place Poster Presentation – 2010 Biological Sciences Research Day, Virginia Tech

Cooper Society of Ornithology’s 2010 Frances F. Roberts Award – COS/AOU/SCO Joint           Meeting, San Diego, CA

Ralph E. Carlson Memorial Scholarship in Ornithology

Alpha Epsilon Lambda – Honor Society for Graduate and Professional Students

2008 Department of Biological Sciences Graduate Student Teaching Award

Phi Sigma Biological Honor Society

Students Making Black History Achievement Award (VCU)

 

Undergraduate

Graduation: Magna Cum Laude, Department of Biology Honors, and University Honors

Virginia Commonwealth University Presidential Scholar

Lifetime Achievement Award – Residence Education 2002

Best Student Paper – Biodiversity & Natural History – Virginia Academy of Science 2001

University Leadership Award (2 years)

Golden Key International Honor Society

Phi Eta Sigma

Phi Kappa Phi

Dean’s List

 

University Service and Outreach

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Biology Graduate Student Association                             Spring 2006 – Spring 2011

  • Executive Committee – President (’10-’11)
  • Executive Committee – Secretary (’08-’10)
  • Service Chair (’06-’07)

 

Graduate Student Assembly                                               Fall 2006 – Spring 2011

  • Executive Board – Vice-President of Membership (’10-’11)
  • Executive Board – G&PSD Program Chair (‘07-‘09)
  • Departmental Delegate to GSA (’06-’08)

 

Black Graduate Student Organization                             Fall 2008 – Spring 2011

  • Executive Committee – Secretary & Communications Committee Co-chair (08-09)

 

Graduate Honor System                                                      Fall 2006 – Spring 2011

o   Panel Member

 

Department of Biological Sciences Diversity Committee          Spring 2006 – Spring 2009

 

College of Science Diversity Committee                          Fall 2006 – Spring 2009

  • Graduate Subcommittee

 

2007 & 2008 Graduate Man and Woman of the Year Selection Committee

 

2008, 2009 & 2011 Graduate Representative to the Board of Visitors Selection Committee

 

2011 Graduate Honor System Chief Justice Selection Committee

 

Commission on Student Affairs                                         Fall 2010 – Spring 2011

  • Graduate Student Assembly Representative

 

Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies               Fall 2010 – Spring 2011

  • Graduate Student Assembly Representative

 

Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies     Fall 2007 – Spring 2009

  • Graduate Student Assembly Representative

 

Commission on Equal Opportunity and Diversity           Fall 2008 – Spring 2009

  • Graduate Student Assembly Representative
  • LGBT Taskforce

 

Task Force on Race and the Institution Implementation Team

  • Chaired by the University Provost and Vice President of Multicultural Affairs and Equity
  • Graduate Student Representative

 

Virginia Commonwealth University

Life Sciences Student Admissions Ambassador               September 2002 – May 2004

Graduate Organization of Biology Students                    2002-2003 Academic Year

Student Admissions Ambassador                                       January 1998 – August 2000

University Leadership and Service Awards Committee  January 2001 – May 2003

 

Invited Talks

“Shifts in prey phenology of the Prothonotary Warbler (Protonotaria citrea).  What does climate change have to do with it?”  New River Valley Bird Club October Meeting, October 7, 2009.

 

Other

Culture Shock, Volunteer at Blacksburg Middle School – December 2009

KTU Volunteer, Kids Tech University 2009 Volunteer – Group Leader (ages 8-12)

Judge, Gilbert Linkous Elementary School 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011 Science Fair

Panel Member, VA Tech GTA Workshop “Life Science Teaching Lab”.  August 2006

Volunteer, Trees for Life – The Blacksburg Natural Heritage Foundation

Judge, Virginia Junior Academy of Science – Zoology Section.  May 2005

Judge, Virginia Junior Academy of Science – Zoology Section.  May 2004
   

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