Quality Education in the Benedictine Tradition
Assistant Professor of Biology
N203, Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion724-805-2328 email@example.com
B.S. in Biology, Saint Vincent College M.A. Monastic Studies, Saint Vincent Seminary Ph.D. in Genetics and Developmental Biology, West Virginia University
Cell and Molecular Biology Molecular Genetics Muscle Growth and Development
BL 150 General Biology I BL 151 General Biology I Laboratory BL 152 General Biology II BL 153 General Biology II Laboratory BL 208 Cell Biology BL 209 Cell Biology Laboratory BL 222 Developmental Biology BL 223 Developmental Biology Laboratory BL 301 Junior Research Seminar BL 302 Research Project BL 202 Research Thesis
Alexander, K and AS Gahr 2015. The effects of artificial sweeteners on chicken embryonic development. (In Preparation).
Rupprecht, DP and AS Gahr 2014. The effect of a holistic supplement on bone growth, bending strength and gene expression during embryonic development of a chicken in ovo. BIOS 85, 102-110.
Hale MC, JA Colletti, SA Gahr, J Scardina, FP Thrower, M Harmon, M Carter, RB Phillips, GH Thorgaard, Caird E. Rexroad III, and KM Nichols. 2014. Mapping and Expression of Candidate Genes for Development Rate in Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). 105, 506-520.
Gahr, SA, GM Weber, and CE Rexroad 3rd. 2012. Identification and expression of Smads associated with TGF-Beta/Activin/Nodal signaling pathways in the rainbow trout (Oncorhynuchus mykiss). Fish Physiol Biochem 38, 1233-44.
Palti, Y, MF Rodriguez, SA Gahr, MK Purcell, CE Rexroad, and GD Wiens. 2010. Identification, characterization and genetic mapping of TLR1 loci in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 28, 918-26.
Palti, Y, SA Gahr, MK Purcell, S Hadidi, CE Rexroad 3rd, GD Wiens. 2010. Identification, characterization and genetic mapping of TLR7, TLR8a1 and TLR8a2 genes in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Dev Comp Immunol. 34, 219-33.
Rexroad, CE 3rd, Y Palti, SA Gahr, RL Vallejo. 2009. A second generation genetic map for rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). BMC Genet. 9, 74.
Jodis, S and AS Gahr, 2015, Incorporating the Rule of Benedict into an Introductory Course on Engineering and Computer Ethics, Benedictine Pedagogy Seminar (St. Vincent College, Latrobe, PA)
Alexander, K and AS Gahr. 2015. The effects of artificial sweeteners on chicken embryonic development. Tri-Beta Northeast-3 District Convention (Geneseo, NY).
Golian, A and AS Gahr. 2015. The Effects of Satellite Cell Activation on Muscle Injury in Goldfish. Tri-Beta Northeast-3 District Convention (Geneseo, NY).
Linstrum, K and AS Gahr. 2014. The Effects of a mRNA Morpholino treatment on muscle development in Zebrafish Embryos. Tri-Beta Northeast-3 District Convention. (Grove City, PA)
Faculty Advisor for Local Chapter of Tri-Beta National Biological Honor Society
Faculty Advisor for Local Chapter of Alpha Chi Honor Society
Faculty Advisor Crafting for Care Student Group
Organizer for Spring 2016 Tri-Beta Regional Conference
2015 Quentin Schaut Faculty Award Winner