Faculty Research Articles Published


Charles Gnizak, Joan Rumpel, Mark Collado. "IFRS and Texas Industry Clusters: Likely Intersections." Midwestern Business and Economic Review (46), p. 1-5. (2010)

Ogletree, Billy T., Susan M. Bruce, Amy Finch, Ronal Fahey, Lee McLean. "Recommended communication-based intervention for individuals with severe intellectual disabilities." Communication Disorders Quarterly XX(X), p. 1-12. (2010)

Weigel, Christa R. "Integration of tablet computers and DyKnow into a radiologic science curriculum." The Journal of the Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences 15(1), p. 13-22. (2010)

Pfeifer, Aaron M., Raymond W. Lee, Brian R. Maricle. "Effects of diet, drugs, and activity levels on δ13C of breath and hair of humans." Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 113(1/2), p. 91-102. (2010)

Sechtem, Phillip R., Lynette R. Goldberg, Douglas F. Parham, Kathy L. Coufal, Masako Maeda, Rosalind R. Scudder. "Peer review: The importance of education for best practice." Journal of College Teaching & Learning 7(2). (2010)

Perniciaro, Joseph. Winner of Kansas National Association of Teachers of Singing Artist Award Competition. (2010)

Dilley-Knoles, Jennifer, Jeffrey S. Burnett, Kayla W. Peak. "Making the grade: academic success in today's athlete." The Sport's Journal 13(1). (2010)

Ellis, Joyce. "Taking "Aim" to enhance student success." KAHPERD 81(2). (2009)

Fitzhugh, David. "Expectations: What Greek mythology can teach educators." KAHPERD 81(2). (2009)

Maricle, Brian R., Aaron M. Pfeifer. "Ascorbate concentrations and osmolalities in orange and apple juices." Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 112(1/2) p. 77-86. (2009).

Maricle, Brian R., Nuria K. Koteyeva, Elena V. Voznesenskaya, Joseph R. Thomasson, Gerald E. Edwards. "Diversity in leaf anatomy, and stomatal distribution and conductance, between salt marsh and freshwater species in the C4 genus Spartina (Poaceae)." New Phytologist 184, p. 216-233. (2009).

Clewitt, Catherine F.M., Steven W. Morgan, Brian Saam, Tanja Pietraß. "Optically polarized 129Xe NMR investigation of carbon nanotubes." The American Physical Society 235402(8). (2008).

Cummins, Amy. ""An honor to be a teacher": Antebellum literary depictions of schoolwomen." Women's Studies 38, p. 799-817. (2009).

Schmierbach, Amy. "Touch me, I'm art, by Jarret Keene" Las Vegas CityLife. (31 January 2008).

Trout, Steven. "The Western Front Comes to Kansas: John Steuart Curry's The Return of Private Davis from the Argonne." Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains. 31(3). 194-211 (Fall 2008).

Schulenberg, Stefan E., Jessica T. Kaster, Carrie Nassif, Erika K. John son-Jimenez "Chapter 18: Assessment of Psychopathology." Handbook of Clinical Psychology. Eds. Michel Hersen, Alan M. Gross. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons Inc. Vol. 2, p. 520-50. (2008).

Nassif, Carrie, Randal Quevillon. "The Development of a Preliminary Creativity Scale for the MMPI-2: The C Scale." Creativity Research Journal 20(1). p. 13-20. (2008).

Marrs, Heath, Melissa R. Barb, Julie C. Ruggiero. "Self-Reported Influences on Psychology Major Choice and Personality." Individual Differences Research. 5(4). p. 289-99. (2007).

Marrs, Heath, Erica Hemmert, Jenna Jansen. "Trouble in a Small School: Perceptions of At-Risk Students in a Rural High School." The Journal of At-Risk Issues. (13)2. p. 29-34. (Summer 2007).

Gillock, Eric T., Sam R. Zwenger. "Bacteria isolated from sewage influent resistant to iprofloxacin, chloramphenicol and tetracycline." Journal of Environmental Science and Health. Vol. 44. p. 123-9. (2009).

Hinger, Charlotte. "The Colored People Hold the Key." Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains (31)1. p. 32-47. (Spring 2008).

Cummins, Amy. "Letter to Dame Van Winkle." Interstice: A Literary Publication of South Texas College, Vol. 4, p. 81, (2008).

Cummins, Amy. "Africa and the Americas." Culture, Politics, and History: A Multidisciplinary Encyclopedia. Eds. Richard M. Juang and Noelle Morrissette, Vol. 3, 997-1007, (2008).

Fort Hays State University Problem Solving Group. "Problem 212: Three-Year Integral." Math Horizons. The Mathematical Association of America: 34 (February 2008).

Sander, Rebecca and Karen A. Trible. "The Virtual Clinical Evaluation Tool." Educational Innovations 47:1, 33-36 (January 2008).

Parker, Carl and Thomas Johansen. "Cost-Benefit Model for Substance Abuse Treatment Programs." Journal of Business and Leadership 3:1, 130-135 (2007).

Cummins, Amy. "'Loyal and Devoted Attachment': Anti-Abolition Rhetoric by Southern Women of Letters, 1852-1860." Southern Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal of the South IIV(II) (Fall/Winter, 2007).

Leahy, Todd E. "So that a Nation May Live: The Pawnee Ghost Dance and Cultural Renaissance." Chronicles of Oklahoma (November 2007).

Taggart, Germaine L., Paul E. Adams, Ervin Eltze, John Heinrichs, James Hohman, Karen Hickman. "Fermi Questions." Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, 13(3), 164-167, (October 2007).

Dale, Kathy, Robert Moody, Mike Slattery, Regi Wieland. "The Essential Role of Integrating Technology Content and Skills into University Principal Preparation Programs." The Rural Educator, 29(1), 42-47 (Fall 2007).

Bennett, S. Christopher. "A review of the pterosaur Ctenochasma: taxonomy and ontogeny." N. Jb. Geol. Paläont. Abh., 245(1), 23-31, (July 2007).

Bach, Roger A., Kenneth W. Trantham. "Automated two-dimensional position measurements with computer vision." American Association of Physics Teachers, 75(1): 48-52, (January 2007).

Goodlett, David. Yugoslav Worker Emigration 1963-1973: Government Policy and Press Coverage. Lewiston, NY, The Edwin Mellen Press, Ltd., (2007).

Levy, Patricia. "Gas Masks, Self Affirmation, and War in Israel." Days in the Lives of Gerontological Social Workers. Eds. Linda May Grobman and Dara Bergel Bourassa. Harrisburg, PA: White Hat Communications, 61-64, (2007).

Luehrs, Christiane W. and Robert B. Luehrs. "Caroline Roe: Isaac the Outsider." The Detective as Historian: History and Art in Historical Crime Fiction Volume II. Eds. Ray B. Browne and Lawrence A. Kreiser, Jr. Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 20007. 46-57.

Singleton, Carl. Rev. of Wizard of the Crow, eds. John D. Wilson and Steven G. Kellman. Magill's Literary Annual 2007. Essay-Reviews of 200 Outstanding Books Published in the United States during 2006, Two(L-Z) (2007).

Willhaus, Janet, Rebecca Sander, Anissa Sonntag. "Mock Code Blue for Nursing Students." Simtect 2007 Healthcare Simulation Conference. (2007).

Willhaus, Janet, Kim Riffel, Kathleen Ward. "Improving Nursing Student Assessment Skills for Mother and newborn Care." Simtect 2007 Healthcare Simulation Conference.

Johnson, Aileen M., Lance R. Thurlow, Sam R. Zwenger, Eric T. Gillock. "Partial Characterization of Two Moderately Halophilic Bacteria from a Kansas Salt Marsh." The Prairie Naturalist 39(1), (March 2007).

Maricle, B.R., Lee, R.W., Hellquist, C.E., Kiirats, O., Edwards, G.E. "Effects of Salinity on Chlorophyll Fluorescence and CO2 Fixation in C4 Estuarine Grasses." Photosynthetica 45(3), 443-440 (March, 2007).

Crull, Terry. "Choral Warm-ups: Invent Your Own!" KMEA Conference. (23 February 2007).

Maricle, Brian R., Cobos, Douglas R., Campbell, Colin S. "Biophysical and Morphological Leaf Adaptations to Drought and Salinity in Salt Marsh Grasses." Environmental and Experimental Botany 60, 458-467 (2007).

Arano, Kathleen G., Carl Parker. "Modeling Credit Card Borrowing by Students." Southwestern Economic Review. (Spring, 2007).

Bennett, S. Christopher. "Reassessment of Utahdactylus from the Jurassic Morrison Formation of Utah." Vertebrate Paleontology. Volume number: 27(1) (March, 2007) : 257-260.

Slechtem, Phillip A., Gary Y. Shaw, Jeff Searl, Kristina Keller, Taib A. Rawi, Emily Dowdy. "Transcutaneous Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (VitalStim) Curative Therapy for Severe Dysphagia: Myth or Reality?" Anals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. (2007).

Sanders, Kathleen J. Ed. Kansas Journal of Reading, (Winter, 2006-2007)

Crawford, C.B., Sue C. Strohkirch. "The Critical Role of Communication in Knowledge Organizations: Communication Apprehension as a Predictor of Knowledge Management Functions." Journal of Knowledge Management Practice. (December, 2006).

Bennett, S. Christopher. "Juvenile Specimens of the Pterosaur Germanodactylus Cristatus, with a Review of the Genus." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. (December, 2006).

Hickman, Karen R., Greg H. Farley, Rob Channell, Jan E. Steier. "Effects of Old World Bluestem (Bothriochloa Ischaemum) on Food Availability and Avian Community Composition Within the Mixed-Grass Prairie." The Southwestern Naturalist. Volume number: 51(4) (December, 2006) : 524-530.

Buffington, Gavin. "ESR studies of gas adsorption on carbon nanotubes." Physica Status Solidi B, 243(13), 3242-3245, (November 2006).

Alam, Todd M., Catherine F.M. Clewett, David P. Adams, John D. Williams, Hongyou Fan, Andrew F. McDowell, Natalie L. Aldolphi, and Laurel O. Sillerud. "Bioagent Detection Using Miniaturized NMR and Nanoparticle Amplification: Final LDRD Report." Sandia Report (November 2006).

Heinrichs, John F., Donald J. Cavalieri, Thorsten Markus. "Assessment of the AMSR-E Sea Ice Concentration Product as the Ice Edge Using RADARSAT-a and MODIS Imagery." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 44(11): 3070-3080 (November 2006).

Stroeve, Julienne C., Thorsten Markus, James A. Maslanik, Donald J. Cavalieri, Albin J. Gasiewski, John F. Heinrichs, Jon Holmgren, Donald K. Perovich, Matthew Sturm. "Impact of Surface Roughness on AMSR-E Sea Ice Products." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 44(11): 3103-3117 (November 2006).

Leuschner, Eric. "Academic Memoir." Ed. Jeffrey J. Williams, Pittsburgh: The Minnesota Review, 67, 137-142, (Fall 2006).

Burnett, Jeff, Lynn Maska, Duane Shepherd. "Wellness-based courses vs. activity-based courses: Which one does the best job?" KAHPERD Journal. (Fall, 2006).

Taggart, Germaine, James Hohman, Paul Adams, John Heinrichs, Karen Hickman. "A "Nature of Science" Discussion." Journal of College Science Teaching. (September, 2006).

Young, Lanee, Germaine Taggart, Paul Adams, Nancy Costigan-Talbott. "Using testable questions to teach motion and forces." Science Sampler 30(1): 68-70 (September 2006).

Stutz, Mark. "Preparing high school students for accredited athletic training education programs." KAHPERD Journal. (Fall, 2006).

Strauss, Eric A., Jennifer C. Cavanaugh, William B. Richardson, Lynn A. Bartsch. "Nitrogen dynamics in sediment during water level manipulation on the Upper Mississippi River." Wiley InterScience. (June, 2006).

Austin, Aaron, Brad Austin, Erin Melroy, Tyler Pilger, Kyle Tutak. "Spring Growth and Condition Assessments of Largemouth Bass, White Crappie, and Wipers in Lake Olathe." Department of Biological Sciences. Ed. Bill Stark. (May, 2006).

Britten, Frederick, Carol Ann Raymond. "Sea Your Way to Success." Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Ed. Colleen M. O'Rourke. (April, 2006).

Strauss, Eric A., Denise A. Bruesewitz, Jennifer L. Tank, Melody J. Bernot, William B. Richardson. "Seasonal effects of the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) on sediment denitrification rates in Pool 8 of the Upper Mississippi River." NRC Research Press Web site. Published March, 2006).

Cummins, Amy. "Finders Keepers: Munro's 'Day of the Butterfly' in the Classroom." Eureka Studies in Teaching Short Fiction 6(2): 106-113 (Spring 2006).

Cummins, Amy. "'The inexorable bell': Fanny Fern's Concerns with US Education." The Journal of the Midwest Modern Language Association 39(1): 14-24 (Spring 2006).

Thomasson, Joseph R., Scott A. Thomasson, Daryl E. Mergen. "First Record of Calochortus Apiculatus (Liliaceae) in Wyoming." Western North American Naturalist. (2006).

Kitzis, Stephen N., Joyce Wolfe. Paper Presentation, American Evaluation Association Annual Conference. "Six Years Later: Revisiting a Safe Schools/Healthy Students Site." (2006).

Cuodray, Yves, Anna Eva Hallin, Joseph H. Jennings, Paulo V. Lourenco, Matthew D. Oltman, Joseph Perniciaro, Patrycja Poluchowicz, and Kimberly Roberts. Notes, Translations and Pronunciation Guides for "A Chanticleer Christmas." Eds. Matthew D. Oltman and Joseph H. Jennings. (2006).

Trout, Steven, ed. "History, Memory, and War." Cather Studies, Vol. 6, University of Nebraska Press, (2006).

Olson, Ken. "A literature Review of Social Mood." The Journal of Behavioral Finance 7(4): 193-203 (2006).

Eberle, Mark, Robert B. Channell. "Homogenization of fish faunas in two categories of streams in a single basin in Kansas and the choice of similarity coefficients." Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science. (2006).

Gillock, Eric T., Sherrie K. Stawinski, Lance Thurlow, Amanda Robben. "Partial characterization of a Saccharopolyspora isolated from a preserved lab dissection specimen." Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science (2006).

Crowley, Timothy R. "Canzona." BOK Press, Hays, KS (2006).

Strauss, Eric A.,William B. Richardson, Jennifer C. Cavanaugh, Lynn A. Bartsch, Rebecca M. Kreiling, Alyssa K. Standorf. "Variability and regulation of denitrification in an Upper Mississippi River backwater." The North American Benthological Society.(2006).

Leuschner, Eric. "Body Damage: Dis-Figuring the Academic in Academic Fiction." The Review of Education, Pedagogy, and Cultural Studies, 28: 339-354 (2006).

Packauskas, Richard J. "On the Re-erection of the Tribe Stenoscelideini Schaefer (Heteroptera, Coreidae, Coreinae)." Denisia 19, zugleich Kataloge der OÖ. Landesmuseen. (2006).

Bennett, S. Christopher, Gregory A. Liggett, Kenshu Shimada, Bruce A. Schumacher. "Cenomanian (Late Cretaceous) reptiles from northwestern Russell County, Kansas." PaleoBios. (September, 2005).

Packauskas, Richard J. "Hudsonian Emerald Dragonfly (Somatochlora hudsonica): A Technical Conservation Assessment." USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region, Species Conservation Project. (August, 2005).

Thomas, Robert J., Steven C. Rose, Tim T. Clark, Gavin D. Buffington, Michael L. Edwards, Benjamin A. Rockwell. Paper presented at 2005 International Laser Safety Conference. "Coupling of Thermal Damage Models of the Retina to Atmospheric Scintillation Models for CW Laser Exposures." (March 2005).

Thomas, Robert J., Clarence P. Cain, Gary D. Noojin, David J. Stolarski, Gavin D. Buffington, Lance J. Irvin, Michael L. Edwards, benjamin A. Rockwell. Paper presented at 2005 International Laser Safety Conference. "Extension of Thermal Damage Models of the Retina to Multi-wavelength Sources." (March 2005).

Rockwell, Benjamin A., Gavin D. Buffington, Michael L. Edwards, J. Steven Rosenboom, Robert J. Thomas. Paper presented at 2005 International Laser Safety Conference. "Predicted Trends in Retinal Damage Thresholds for Pulse Durations Shorter than 50 FS and Implications to Maximum Permissible Exposure Levels." (March 2005).

Thomas, Robert J., Rebecca L. Vincelette, Gavin D. Buffington, Amber D. Strunk, Michael L. Edwards, Benjamin A. Rockwell, Ashley J. Welch. A paper presented to the 2005 International Laser Safety Conference. "A First-order Model of Thermal Lensing of Laser Propagation in the Eye and Implications for Laser Safety." (2005)

Roach, William, Robert Thomas, Gavin Buffington, Garrett Polhamus, John Notabartolo, Cheryl DiCarlo, Kevin Stockton, David Stolarski, Kurt Schuster, Val Carothers, Benjamin Rockwell, and Clarence Cain. "Simultaneous Exposure Using 532 and 860 nm Lasers for Visible Lesion Thresholds in the Rhesus Retina." U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, 241-249, (2005).

Cain, Clarence P., Robert J. Thomas, Gary D. Noojin, David J. Stolarski, Paul K. Kennedy, Gavin D. Buffington, Benjamin A. Rockwell."Sub-50-fs Laser Retinal Damage Thresholds in Primate Eyes with Group Velocity Dispersion, Self-focusing and Low-density Plasmas." Graefe's Archive for Clinical Experimental Opthalmology>, 243, 101-112 (2005).

Cummins, Amy. "The Leatherstocking Tales, by James Fenimore Cooper." The Facts on File Companion to the American Novel. Ed. Abby Werlock. New York: ABC-CLIO, 755-757 (2006).

Zwenger, Sam R., Tanner Welsch and Eric T. Gillock. "Bacteria resistant to ciprofloxacin, chloramphenicol and tetracycline isolated from western Kansas feedlots." Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science. 111(1/2):125-135 (2005).

Thurlow, Lance R. and Eric T. Gillock. "Characterization of two environmental bacterial isolates by 16S rRNA sequence analysis, fatty acid methyl ester analysis, and scanning electron microscopy." Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science. 108 (1-2):22-31 (2005).

Hrepic, Zdeslav, Paul Adams, Jason Zeller, Nancy Costigan-Talbott, Germaine Taggart, and Lanee Young. Paper presented at the 2005 Physics Education Research Conference. "Developing an Inquiry-Based Physical Science Course for Preservice Elementary Teachers." (2005).

Rebello, N. Sanjay, Dean A. Zollman, Alicia R. Allbaugh, Paula V. Engelhardt, Kara E. Gray, Zdeslav Hrepic, Salomon F. Itza-Ortiz. A paper presented at the National Association for Research in Science Teaching 2005 Annual Meeting. "A Model for Dynamic Transfer of Learning." (2005).

Rebello, N. Sanjay, Alicia R. Allbaugh, Kara E. Gray, Dean A. Zollman, Paula V. Engelhardt, Zdeslav Hrepic, Salomon F. Itza-Ortis. "Dynamic Transfer: A Perspective from Physics Education Research." Transfer of Learning: Research and Perspectives. Ed. J.P. Mestre. Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing, 217-250 (2005).

Hrepic, Zdeslav, Dean A. Zollman, N. Sanjay Rebello. A paper presented at the 2005 Annual Meeting of the National Association for Research in Science Teaching. "Eliciting and Representing Hybrid Mental Models." (2005).

Cain, Clarence P., Robert J. Thomas, Gary D. Noojin, David J. Stolarski, Paul K. Kennedy, Gavin D. Buffington, benjamin A. Rockwell. "Sub-50-fs laser retinal damage thresholds in primate eyes with group velocity dispersion, self-focusing and low-density plasmas." Graefe's Archive of Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 243:101-112 (2005).

Thomas, Robert J., Gary D. Noojin, Paul K. Kennedy, Benjamin A. Rockwell, Kate S. Denning, Jesse Shaver, G.D. Buffington. Presented dat SPIE. "Laser damage threshold trends for sub-100 fs pulses in the retina." (2002).

Callaway, A., D. Giesman-Cookmeyer, E.T. Gillock, T.L. Sit, S.A. Lommel. "The multifunctional capsid proteins of plant RNA viruses." Annual Review of Phytopathology.  39:419-460 (2001).

Shaver, J.H., Gavin D. Buffington, B.A. Rockwell, R.J. Thomas, C.P. Cain, G.D. Noojin, and D.J. Stolarski. "Effects of Dispersion & Aberrations in Ocular Focusing of Femtosecond Pulses & the Impact on Damage Mechanisms." Reprinted from 32nd annual Boulder Damage Symposium (2001).

Buffington, G.D., D.H. Madison, J.L. Peacher, D.R. Schultz. "Lattice, time-dependent approach for electron-hydrogen scattering." Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 32: 2991-3001 (1999).