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  Faculty Profile  Faculty ProfileLast Modified Time: 01:52:19 PM Fri, 20 Jun 2014 
 Contact Information
Dr. Michael Scott Hedrick
Professor-Biological Sciences
Contact address   1155 Union CIrcle #305220, Denton, TX 76203     Office LocationLSB, Room No.: 216 
Email  michael.hedrick@unt.edu    Contact Number (940) 565-4014   
Keywords Development, respiratory neurobiology, comparative physiology, lymphatics, amphibians   
toggle toggle  Professional Preparation
 Degree Major/Thesis/Dissertation Institution Year
PhD Dissertation title: "Air-breathing in the bowfin (Amia calva L.)" University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada 1991
MS   Portland State University, Portland, OR 1985
BS   Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR 1980
toggle toggle Courses Taught By Semester --- Organized Classes will be uploaded from THECB Data file
SemesterSubjectCourse NumberSectionCourse NameCalculated Semester Credit HoursSyllabus 
Spring 2014BIOL2302002Human Anatomy and Physiology II  
Fall 2013BIOL1720212Biology for Science Majors II  
Fall 2013BIOL1720211Biology for Science Majors II  
Fall 2013BIOL1720001Biology for Science Majors II Download Syllabus
Spring 2013BIOL2302002Human Anatomy and Physiology II  
Spring 2013BIOL2302001Human Anatomy and Physiology II Download Syllabus
Fall 2012BIOL1720001Principles of Biology II Download Syllabus
Fall 2011BIOL1720002Principles of Biology II Download Syllabus
toggle toggle Appointments
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)RankDepartment / SchoolCollege / OfficeUniversity / Company
2011-PresentProfessorBiological SciencesCollege of Arts & SciencesUniversity of North Texas
2008-2011ChairBiological SciencesCollege of ScienceCSU-East Bay
2005-2011ProfessorBiological SciencesCollege of ScienceCSU-East Bay
2000-2005Associate ProfessorBiological SciencesCollege of ScienceCSU-Hayward
1994-2000Assistant ProfessorBiological SciencesCollege of ScienceCSU-Hayward
1996Visiting Assistant ProfessorComparative BiosciencesSchool of Veterinary MedicineUniversity of Wisconsin
1991-1994Post-doctoral FellowComparative BiosciencesSchool of Veterinary MedicineUniversity of Wisconsin
toggle toggle Faculty Workload
Duration (YYYY - YYYY)Percentage TeachingPercentage ResearchPercentage Service
toggle toggle Publications
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  YearPublication  Type
Comparative cardiovascular physiology: future trends, opportunities and challenges.
Burggren, W.W., Christoffels, V.M., Crossley, D.A., Enok, S., Farrell, A.P., Hedrick, M.S., Hicks, J.W., Jensen, B., Moorman, A.F.M., Mueller, C., Skovgaard, N., Taylor, E.W., Wang, T.
Acta Physiologica 210: 257-276.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
Cardiovascular shunts in amphibians: Physiology or Physics?
Hillman, S.S., Hedrick, M.S., Kohl, Z.F.
Journal of Experimental Biology
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
Brainstem mechanisms controlling cardiovascular reflexes in channel catfish.
Turesson, J., Hedrick, M.S., Sundin, L., Burleson, M.L.
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 170: 1-5.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
Cardiovascular oxygen transport limitations to thermal niche expansion and the role of environmental PO2 in Antarctic noththenioid fishes.
Buckley, B.A., Hedrick, M.S., Hillman, S.S.
Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 87: 499-506.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
Physiological vagility: Correlations with dispersal and population genetic structure of amphibians.
Hillman, S.S., Drewes, R.C., Hedrick, M.S., Hancock, T.V.
Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 87: 105-112.
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
toggle toggle Editorships
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)OrganizationPositionClassification
2014-PresentComparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part AEditor-in-Chief 
2014-PresentAmerican Journal of Physiology - Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative PhysiologyEditorial Board 
2011-PresentJournal of Comparative Physiology BEditorial Board 
2008-2012Respiratory Physiology and NeurobiologyEditorial Board 
toggle toggle Lectures/Symposia
2013 Invited SpeakerTexas Woman's University
2013 Invited SpeakerQueen's University
2013 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Aarhus, Denmark
2013 Invited SpeakerArlington/Ft. Worth Chapter of Soc for Neuroscience
2012 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Oklahoma
2012 Invited SpeakerSaint Louis University
2012 Invited SpeakerWright State University
2011 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Toronto-Scarborough
2010 Invited SpeakerUniversity of North Texas
2009 Invited SpeakerUniversity of North Dakota
2009 Invited SpeakerSonoma State University
2009 Invited SpeakerUniversity of British Columbia
2009 Invited Symposium LectureExperimental Biology
2008 Invited SpeakerMoss Landing Marine Laboratories
2008 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Colorado
2007 Invited SpeakerUniversidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil
2007 Invited SpeakerUniversity of British Columbia
2006 Invited SpeakerNorthern Arizona University
2006 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Toronto
2006 Invited SpeakerSan Jose State University
2006 Invited Symposium LectureAmerican Physiological Society
2005 Invited Symposium LectureInternational Union of Physiological Sciences
2005 Invited Symposium LectureInternational Union of Physiological Sciences
2004 Invited SpeakerSonoma State University
2004 Invited SpeakerSan Jose State University
2004 Invited SpeakerUnivesity of Aarhus
2004 Invited Symposium LectureSociety for Experimental Biology
2003 Invited SpeakerTexas Tech University Medical School
2003 Invited Symposium LectureExperimental Biology
2002 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Aarhus
2000 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Aarhus
2000 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Southern Denmark, Odense
2000 Invited SpeakerCSU-San Bernardino
1999 Invited SpeakerNew Mexico State University
1998 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Calgary
1998 Invited SpeakerOdense University, Denmark
1998 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Aarhus, Denmark
1994 Invited SpeakerLouisiana State University
1994 Invited SpeakerCSU-Hayward
1993 Invited SpeakerIdaho State University
1993 Invited SpeakerHarvard University
1991 Invited SpeakerUniversity of Wisconsin
toggle toggle External Funding
 Performance PeriodTitleSponsorFundingRoleStatus
2009-2013Experimental tests of a physical model for lymph flow in anuransNational Science Foundation$320,336Co-PICompleted
2009Research Career Enhancement AwardAmerican Physiological Society$4,000Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2005-2009Cellular mechanisms for breathing and hypoxia toleranceNational Institutes of Health$476,085Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2001-2005Regulation of respirationj during development in an amphibianNational Institutes of Health$532,805Principal InvestigatorCompleted
2001-2005Developing a comprehensive physical model of lymph movement in amphibiansNational Science Foundation$146,344Co-PICompleted
2001-2004Implementation of a laboratory investigations in Neurobiology courseNational Science Foundation$30,826Principal InvestigatorCompleted
1997-2001Neurochemical control of breathing in anuran amphibiansNational Institutes of Health$306,494Principal InvestigatorCompleted
toggle toggle Intramural Funding
 Performance PeriodTitleSponsorFundingRoleStatus
2012-PresentDevelopment of an international education and research initiativeCharn Uswachoke International Development Fund$15,000Co-PIActive
toggle toggle Peer Reviewer Activities
YearAgency/OrganizationField of Expertise
2012University of AkronExternal Reviewer for Promotion
2012Portland State UniversityExternal Reviewer for Promotion and Tenure
2010Portland State UniversityExternal Reviewer for Promotion
2007University of Nevada-Las VegasExternal Reviewer for Promotion and Tenure
2006University of AkronExternal Reviewer for Promotion and Tenure
2002Idaho State UniversityExternal Reviewer for Promotion and Tenure
toggle toggle Mentoring/Advising
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)Student NameClassificationTypeProject/Thesis/Dissertation
2013-PresentThomas PeachamUndergraduate (BS)Undergraduate Research 
2013-PresentRachael JamesUndergraduate (BS)Undergraduate Research 
2012-PresentVinoo UrityGraduate (MS)Graduate Research 
2012-2013Kadi McNewUndergraduate (BS)Undergraduate Research 
2012-2013Rachel MarschandGraduate (MS)Graduate Research 
2012-2013David OdenGraduate (MS)Graduate Research 
2011-2013Mohammad KhanUndergraduate (BS)Undergraduate Research 
2011-2013Matthew WallUndergraduate (BS)Undergraduate Research 
2011-2012Maneera ChopraTAMSUndergraduate Research 
2011-2012Flora YanTAMSUndergraduate Research 
toggle toggle Committees
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)CommitteePositionClassification
2013-2014Biology PACMember 
2013Reappointment Committee for Dean of the College of EngineeringChair 
2011-2012Research Misconduct CommitteeScientist 
2011-2012Developmental Integrative Biology Search CommitteeChair 
toggle toggle Memberships
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)OrganizationPositionClassification
2006-PresentSociety for Integrative and Comparative BiologyMember 
2004-PresentSociety for Experimental BiologyMember 
2000-PresentSociety for NeuroscienceMember 
1994-PresentSIgma XiMember 
1990-PresentAmerican Physiological SocietyMember 
toggle toggle Honors and Recognitions
YearTitleHonoring Organization
2008Fellow (elected)California Academy of Sciences
2007George and Miriam Philips Outstanding Professor AwardCalifornia State University, East Bay
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