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Lianna Etchberger

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Regional Campus & Distance Education

Professor - Biology Department

Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: USU Uintah Basin
DialPhone: 435 722-1783
SendEmail: Lianna.Etchberger@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Molecular Biology, State University of New York, 1992
Genetic Analysis of the Adenovirus Type 5 Inverted Terminal Repeat
BS, Microbiology, University of California at Los Angeles, 1984

Teaching Interests

STEM education Biology education and curriculum development Alignment of learning objectives and assessment

Research Interests

Biology and natural resources education Population genetics

Awards

National Academies Education Mentor in the Life Sciences , 2011

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Academies

NSF/ASM Biology Scholar, Research , 2010

National Science Foundation, American Society for Microbiology

Faculty of the Year, 2010

Utah State University, Uintah Basin

National Academies Education Mentor in the Life Science , 2009

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Academies

National Academies Education Mentor in the Life Sciences, 2008

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Academies

National Academies Education Fellow in the Life Sciences, 2007

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, National Academies

Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year, 2006

Extension, Utah State University

Teacher of the Year, 2005

Utah State University - Uintah Basin

Publications - Abstracts

  • Gurney, T., Elbel, R., Sookvong, P., Lemon, R., Todd, J., Etchberger, L.H, (2005). Variation of DNA Sequences in the Deer Mouse Flea in Utah and Nevada. Journal of The Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Curriculum

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Christiansen, M.A, Nadelson, L., Cuch, M.M, Etchberger, L.H, Kingsford, T.A, Woodward, L.O, (2017). Flipped Learning in Synchronously-Delivered, Geographically-Dispersed General Chemistry Classrooms. Journal of Chemical Education, 94, 662-667. doi: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.6b00763
        • Etchberger, L.H, (2010). Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 August 2009- 30 September 2009. Molecular Ecology Resources, 10:1, 232-236.
        • Etchberger, L.H, Stroh, B., Bibles, B., Etchberger, R., (2002). Investigating Epizootic Plague Transmission: Comparison of Flea/Host Relationships Within an Established Prairie Dog Colony to Adjacent Habitat. Proceedings, Landscape Ecology of Plague in the American Southwest
        • Etchberger, L.H, Stroh, B., Bibles, B., Etchberger, R., (2002). Investigating Epizootic Plague Transmission: Comparison of Flea/Host Relationships Within an Established Prairie Dog Colony to Adjacent Habitat. Proceedings, Landscape Ecology of Plague in the American Southwest

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Literary Journal

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - MultiMedia

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - Technical Reports

              Research Reports

            • Etchberger, L.H, (2004). Revised: Field Protocols for the Efficient Monitoring of Small Mammals and Their Associated Fleas Species. Protocol developed for Bureau of Land Management, Vernal Field Office
            • Etchberger, L.H, (2004). Survey of Yersinia pestis Associated with Fleas and Small Mammals in the Coyote Basin of Northeastern Utah. Final Report to Bureau of Land Management, Vernal Field Office

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - Translations & Transcripts

              Publications - Other

                * Has not been peer reviewed

                Scheduled Teaching

                BIOL 3060 - Principles of Genetics, Spring 2017

                BIOL 5800 - Undergraduate Research, Spring 2017

                BIOL 1610 - Biology I, Fall 2016

                BIOL 3300 - General Microbiology, Fall 2016

                BIOL 2060 - Elementary Microbiology, Spring 2016

                BIOL 2060 - Elementary Microbiology, Spring 2016

                BIOL 3060 - Principles of Genetics, Spring 2016

                BIOL 1610 - Biology I, Fall 2015

                BIOL 1610 - Biology I, Fall 2015

                BIOL 5800 - Undergraduate Research, Summer 2015

                BIOL 3300 - General Microbiology, Spring 2015

                BIOL 3060 - Principles of Genetics, Spring 2015

                BIOL 4710 - Teaching Internship, Spring 2015

                BIOL 5800 - Undergraduate Research, Spring 2015

                BIOL 1610 - Biology I, Fall 2014

                BIOL 4710 - Teaching Internship, Fall 2014

                BIOL 2060 - Elementary Microbiology, Spring 2014

                BIOL 3060 - Principles of Genetics, Spring 2014

                BIOL 1610 - Biology I, Fall 2013

                BIOL 3300 - General Microbiology, Fall 2013

                BIOL 2060 - Elementary Microbiology, Spring 2013

                BIOL 3060 - Principles of Genetics, Spring 2013

                BIOL 1610 - Biology I, Fall 2011

                BIOL 3300 - General Microbiology, Fall 2011

                BIOL 1610 - Biology I, Fall 2010

                BIOL 2060 - Elementary Microbiology, Fall 2010


                Graduate Students Mentored