Department of Biology

Dr. Amy E. JettonJETON
Associate Professor

CONTACT:
E-mail: Amy.Jetton@mtsu.edu
Phone: (615) 898-5952
Fax: (615) 898-5093
Office Location: SCI 2153
MTSU Box X082 Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Web Page: http://mtweb.mtsu.edu/ajetton/

EDUCATION:
B.A., College Scholars Program. University of Tennessee Knoxville
Ph.D., Department of Neurobiology & Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Physiology and Endocrinology, Biological Rhythms, Reproductive Biology, Environmental Influences on Reproduction

PUBLICATION RECORD:
Co-author on 14 papers in peer-reviewed journals including Endocrinology and American Journal of Physiology; Author or co-author on 21 abstracts; Have presented papers or posters at meetings for the Society for Neuroscience, the Endocrine Society, and the Society for Research on Biological Rhythms.

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS:
Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Beta Kappa; ITT International Fellowship, 1983-84; Northwestern University Fellowship, 1985-86; NSF Graduate Student Fellowship, 1986-89; Northwestern University Alumnae Dissertation Fellowship, 1990-91; National Institutes of Health, National Research Service Award, 1992-94.

GRADUATE PROGRAM ROLE:
Directs M.S. thesis work; Serves on M.S. thesis advisory committees; Member of the graduate curriculum and assessment committee; Teaches graduate courses including BIOL 5170 Endocrinology, BIOL 5390 Ethology, and BIOL 6330 Principles of Physiology.