Department of Biology

DR. M. GORE ERVIN
Professor

Dr. M. Gore Ervin

CONTACT:
E-mail: Max.Ervin@mtsu.edu
Phone: (615) 898-2045
Fax: (615) 898-5093
Office Location:
Jones Hall 110
MTSU Box 60
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

EDUCATION:
B.S. (Biology) Middle Tennessee State University
M.S. (Biology) Middle Tennessee State University
Ph.D. (Animal Physiology) Mississippi State University
Postdoctoral Research (Fetal and Perinatal Biology) Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Fetal kidney and cardiovascular system development; Glucocorticoids and renal, cardiovascular, and endocrine adaptations at birth

PUBLICATION RECORD:
Author/co-author of 92 peer-reviewed journal articles in: American Journal of Physiology, Pediatric Research, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Endocrinology, Biology of the Neonate. Author/co-author of 11 review articles or chapters in books.

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS:
Honorary Member, UCLA Daniel Morton Society, 1996; Weitzman Memorial Research Award, Harbor-UCLA Faculty Society, 1993; Established Investigatorship Award, American Heart Association, 1992; First Award, National Institutes of Health, 1987.

GRADUATE PROGRAM ROLE:
Program Coordinator and serves as M.S. student research thesis advisor or graduate committee member. Teach graduate courses including: Embryology (BIOL-5010), Histology (BIOL-5130), and Principals of Physiology (BIOL-6330).

OTHER:
Managing Editor for the Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science.