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Marsha C. Sousa , Ph.D.

Dean of School of Arts & Sciences, Vice Provost for Research and Sponsored Programs 
Arts and Sciences Department

796-6518

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Soboleff Bldg Rm. 223 , Juneau Campus

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Sousa

Education:

PhD, Physiology and Biophysics, Colorado State University, 1982. 

          Dissertation: Regulation of the secretion of luteinizing hormone and follicle stimulating hormone in the ewe.

BS, Biological Sciences, Colorado State University, 1974

Publications:

Select Publications:

Blake, J.E., J.E.  Rowell,  M. Sousa, and R.G. White. 1998. Influence of oil hydrocarbons in mink (Mustela vison): Effects on reproduction. 1998 Restoration Workshop, Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council.

White, R.G., J.E.  Blake,  J.E. Rowell and M. Sousa. 1998. Influence of oil hydrocarbons in mink (Mustela vison): Digestibility and rate of food passage.  1998 Restoration Workshop, Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council.

Rowell, J.E., M. Sousa, J.E. Blake and R.G. White. 1998. Reproductive strategies in Arctic Ungulates. 5th International Symposium on Domestic Ruminants, Colorado Springs, CO

Rowell, J.E., M. Sousa, J.E. Blake and R.G. White. 1999.Reproductive Strategies in Arctic Ungulates. in (Eds) Thatcher, W.W., Inskeep, E.K., Niswender, G.D. and Doberska,C.  Reproduction in Domestic Ruminants IV. J. Reprod. Fertil. Suppl.54 (abst).

Shipka, M.P., M.C. Sousa and J.E. Rowell.  2002.  An overview of research in reproductive management of arctic ungulates. Northwest Reproductive Sciences Symposium.  Pullman, WA.

Shipka, M.P., M.C. Sousa and J.E. Rowell.  2003.  Estrous synchronization in captive muskoxen: synthetic progestins and the bull effect. Northwest Reproductive Sciences Symposium, Pullman, WA

Sousa, M.C., J.E. Rowell and  M.P. Shipka.  2003.  Progesterone profiles of pregnant and non-pregnant reindeer.  Proceedings, Canadian Society of Animal Science.       

Nett, T.M., M.E. Crowder-Sousa, R.D. Herring and D.L. Hamernik. 1990.  Effect of GnRH, progesterone and estradiol on pituitary content of mRNAs for subunits of gonadotropins in sheep.  In:  Glycoprotein Hormones:  Structure, Synthesis and Biologic Function.  W. Chin and I. Boime, eds.  Serono Symposia, Inc., Norwell, MA, pp. 151-159.

George, J.C., E. Follmann, J. Zeh, M. Sousa, R. Tarpley and R. Suydam. 2004. Inferences from bowhead whale ovarian and pregnancy data: age estimates, length at sexual maturity and ovulation rates.  Report to the International Whaling Commission.   

Shipka, M.P., J.E. Rowell, and M.C. Sousa. 2007. Steroid hormone secretion during the estrous cycle and pregnancy in farmed Alaskan reindeer. J. Anim. Sci. 85:944-951.

Rowell, J.E., M.C. Sousa, and M.P. Shipka. 2007. Estrous synchronization and the male effect in captive muskoxen.  Can. J. Anim. Sci. 87 (4): 535-538.

George, J.C., E. Follmann, J. Zeh, M. Sousa, R. Tarpley, R. Suydam, and L. Horstmann-Dehn. 2011. A new way to estimate the age of bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) using ovarian corpora counts. Can. J. Zool. 89 (9): 840-852.

Affiliations:

Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS)

  • Editor, HAPS-EDucator, 2007-2012
  • Chair, HAPS-Educator Editorial Committee, 2007-2012
  • HAPS Steering Committee, 2007-2012
  • HAPS-Educator Editorial Committee, HAPS, 2002-2007

Sigma Xi

 
 

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