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Biology for Science Majors II > Curricula Vitae

Instructors

  • M.Sci. Brian G. Hanks Mr.

    Education

    • College or University

       

      Degree earned

       

      Degree subject area

       

      Texas A&M University, 1984-1994

       

       

      Zoology/Genetics

       

      Texas Tech University, 1985

       

       

      Vertebrate Cytogenetics

       

      Sul Ross State University, 1980-83

       

      Master of Science

       

      Biology

       

      Univ. Southern Mississippi, 1976

       

       

      Tropical Vertebrate Field Study

       

      Louisiana State Univ. ,1975-79

       

      Bachelor of Science

       

      Zoology

       

    Experience

    • Dates

       

      Educational Institution Name

       

      Position

       

      1993 to present

       

      Blinn College

       

      Professor, 208 sections of Biology taught.

       

      1988-1993

       

      Blinn College

       

      Part-time Teacher,

      36 sections of Biology taught.

       

      August 1987 to August 1988

       

      Department of Wildlife & Fisheries Sciences, Texas A&M University

       

      Graduate Teaching Assistant, 9 sections of Vertebrate Biology labs taught.

       

      January 1985 to May 1987

       

      Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Texas A&M University

       

      Graduate Teaching Assistant, 15 sections of Genetics labs taught.

       

      January to May of 1980 & 1982

       

      Department of Biology, Sul Ross State University

       

      Graduate Teaching Assistant, 2 sections of Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy labs taught.

       

    Publications

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      Bickham J.W. and B. G. Hanks. 2010. Diploid-Triploid Mosaicism and Tissue Ploidy
      Diversity within Platemys platycephala from Suriname. Cytogenet. Genome Res. DOI:10.1159/000297716).

       

      Camper, J. D. and B. G. Hanks. 1995. Variation in the Nucleolus Organizer Region among New World Snakes. J. of Herpetology, 29:468-471.

       

      Bickham, J. W., B. G. Hanks, D. W. Hale, and J. E. Martin. 1993. Male fertility and ploidy diversity:implications for mode of reproduction in twist-necked turtles. Copeia, 3:723-727.

       

      Morales, J. C., B. G. Hanks, J. W. Bickham, J. N. Derr, and B. J. Gallaway. 1993. Genetic analysis of thepopulation genetic structure of Arctic Cisco (Coregonus autumnalis) from the Beaufort Sea.Copeia, 3:863-867.

       

      Lockwood, S. F., B. S. Holland, J. W. Bickham, B. G. Hanks, and J. J. Bull. 1991. Geographic, clutch, and sexual variation of DNA content in a turtle exhibiting temperature-dependent sex determination (Trachemys scripta). Can. J. Zool., 69:2306-2310.

       

      Baker, R. J., C. Porter, B. G. Hanks, and J. W. Bickham. 1991. Increased variation in cellular DNA content at a hybrid zone: Hybrid breakdown in Peromyscus leucopus. J. Heredity, 82:27-30.

       

      Reed, K. M., B. G. Hanks, J. W. Bickham, A. G. J. Rhodin, R. A. Mittermeier, I. F. Greenbaum, and L. P. Fedullo. 1991. Cytogenetic analysis of Phrynops hogei (Testudines: Pleurodira). Amphibia-Reptilia, 12:203-212.

       

      Hale, D. W., B. G. Hanks, J. W. Bickham, and I. F. Greenbaum. 1989. Centriole length variability in silver stained testicular cells from side-necked turtles. J. Submicrosc. Cytol. Pathol., 21:211-214.

       

      Zoch, P. K., B. G. Hanks, and J. R. Gold. 1989. The standard and NOR stained karyotype of Rivulus agilae (Rivulidae: Teleostei). Texas J. Sci., 41:104-106.

       

      Bickham, J. W., S. M. Carr, B. G. Hanks, D. W. Burton, and B. J. Gallaway. 1989. Genetic analysis of population variation in the arctic Cisco using electrophoretic, flow cytometric, and mitochondria) DNA restriction analyses. Biol. Pap. Univ. Alaska, 24:112-122.

       

      Hanks, B. G., and M. J. McCoid. 1988. First record for the least killifish (Poeciliidae: Heterandria formosa) in Texas. Texas J. Sci., 40:447-448.

       

      Bickham, J. W., B. G. Hanks, M. J. Smolen, T. Lamb, and J. W. Gibbons. 1988. Flow cytometric analysis of the effects of low level radiation exposure on natural populations of slider turtles (Pseudemys scripta). Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 17:837-841.

       

      Unrefereed Publications:

       

      Hanks, B. G., J. C. Morales, J. W. Bickham, J. N. Derr, and B. J. Gallaway. 1989. Protein electrophoretic assessment of the population structure of arctic cisco (Coregonus autumnalis) from the Mackenzie River drainage of Canada. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. Submitted to LGL Ecological Research Associates, Bryan, Texas.

       

      Bickham, J. W., S. M. Carr, B. G. Hanks, and B. J. Gallaway. 1986. Genetic analysis of population variation in the arctic cisco using electrophoretic and mitochondria) DNA restriction analyses. 16pp. Submitted to the Standard Alaska Production Company and the North Slope Borough.

       

      Hanks, B. G. 1983. Those all-female whiptail species. Chihuahuas Desert Discovery, Fall 1983:13-15. (Reprinted in The Alpine Avalanche newspaper, 90(28):8B{May 24, 1984}).

       

      Scudday, J. F., B. G. Hanks, and A. M. Powell. 1983. A biogeographic study of selected islands of Amistad Lake, Val Verde County, Texas. 84pp. Submitted to the U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Service.

       

      Hanks, B. G., and A. M. Powell. 1983. The status of the mustard Thelypodium tenue. 6pp. Submitted to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

       

      Hanks, B. G., and A. M. Powell. 1983. The status of the rock daisy Perityle cinerea. 6pp. Submitted to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

       

      Hanks, B. G., and A. M. Powell. 1983. The status of the milkweed Matelea texensis. 6pp. Submitted to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

       

      Hanks, B. G., and A. M. Powell. 1983. The status of the golden eye Viquiera phenax (= V. ludens). 6pp. Submitted to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

       

      Hanks, B. G., and A. M. Powell. 1983. The status of the mustard Thelypodium texanum. 6pp. Submitted to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

       

      Hanks, B. G., and A. M. Powell. 1983. The status of the milkwort Polygola maravillasensis. 6pp. Submitted to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

       

      Invited Speaker at:

       

      1992: Symposium on the Evolution, Systematics, and Ecology of Turtles, SSAR, University of Texas, El Paso, Texas.

       

      1987: Symposium on Chelonian Cladistics, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York.

       

      1986: Symposium on the Biology of Freshwater Neotropical Turtles, Estacion Biologics "Los Tuxtlas", Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Los Tuxtlas, Veracruz, Mexico.

       

      1984: Symposium on the Biology of Cnemidophorus, ASIH/SSAR, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma.

       

      Additional Papers Presented At Meetings of the:

       

      1989: Southwestern Association of Naturalists, Little Rock, AK.

       

      1988: Southwestern Association of Naturalists, San Angelo, TX.

       

      1987: Texas Genetics Society, College Station, TX.

       

      1986: Southwestern Association of Naturalists, Norman, OK.

       

      1985: Southwestern Association of Naturalists, Glendale, AZ.

       

      1984: Southwestern Association of Naturalists, Junction, TX.

       

      1983: Second International Symposium on the Biological Resources of the Chihuahuas Desert, Alpine, TX.

       

      1981: Southwestern Association of Naturalists, New Orleans, LA.

       

      Date Updated:

       

       

       

      October 3, 2012

       

       

       

      Blinn College HB2504 Vitae