Katie Marshall

Assistant Professor

Research Classification

Research Interests

Environmental Change
Marine biodiversity
Population Ecology
invertebrates and temperature adaptation

Relevant Degree Programs

Affiliations to Research Centres, Institutes & Clusters

Research Options

I am available and interested in collaborations (e.g. clusters, grants).
I am interested in and conduct interdisciplinary research.
I am interested in working with undergraduate students on research projects.
 
 

Research Methodology

machine learning
bioinformatics
RNAseq
Enzymology

Recruitment

Doctoral students
2021
2022

Population variation in enzyme activity, metabolic rate

I support public scholarship, e.g. through the Public Scholars Initiative, and am available to supervise students and Postdocs interested in collaborating with external partners as part of their research.
I support experiential learning experiences, such as internships and work placements, for my graduate students and Postdocs.
I am open to hosting Visiting International Research Students (non-degree, up to 12 months).
I am interested in supervising students to conduct interdisciplinary research.

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Publications

  • Thermal sensitivity at constant temperatures does not predict responses under varying temperatures (2017)
    INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 57, E337--E337
  • Bacteria eat first at the dinner table (2016)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 219 (1), 4--4
  • Biological impacts of thermal extremes: mechanisms and costs of functional responses matter (2016)
    Integrative and comparative biology, 56 (1), 73--84
  • Can we predict ectotherm responses to climate change using thermal performance curves and body temperatures? (2016)
    Ecology Letters, 19 (11), 1372--1385
  • Cold acclimation wholly reorganizes the Drosophila melanogaster transcriptome and metabolome (2016)
    Scientific Reports, 6
  • Diving beetles that handle heat better have bigger backyard (2016)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 219 (19), 2970--2970
  • Integrating the effects of repeated cold exposure from transcriptome to species distribution in the eastern spruce budworm (2016)
    INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 56, E138--E138
  • Life in the frequency domain: the biological impacts of changes in climate variability at multiple time scales (2016)
    Integrative and comparative biology, , icw024
  • Light-exposed moths can't find the flame (2016)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 219 (13), 1936--1936
  • Primed to fight: mom's meals make baby stronger (2016)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 219 (7), 910--910
  • Dateless bees wear better perfume (2015)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 218 (19), 2985--2985
  • Decreased competitive interactions drive a reverse species richness latitudinal gradient in subarctic forests (2015)
    Ecology, 96 (2), 461--470
  • NEW FAT FUELS FROZEN FLIES (2015)
    Journal of Student Science and Technology, 8 (1)
  • Seasonal swings match latitudinal shifts in shut down (2015)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 218 (7), 964--965
  • Sunbathing helps senior flies keep active (2015)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 218 (13), 1978--1979
  • The relative importance of number, duration and intensity of cold stress events in determining survival and energetics of an overwintering insect (2015)
    Functional Ecology, 29 (3), 357--366
  • UVB damages treefrog tadpole DNA (2015)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 218 (19), 2981--2982
  • Yeast's beery smell attracts fruit flies (2015)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 218 (2), 164--164
  • Acid defends ants against attack (2014)
  • Bug buddy builds biotin (2014)
  • Insect gears give great jumps (2014)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 217 (2), 160--161
  • Seasonal accumulation of acetylated triacylglycerols by a freeze-tolerant insect (2014)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 217 (9), 1580--1587
  • Stinky secretions for keeping clean (2014)
  • AHEAD OF THE GAME: HOW KNOCKED INSECTS STICK (2013)
  • ATTACK OF THE EXPLODING TERMITES (2013)
  • MONOGAMOUS QUEENS MEAN LAZY WORKERS (2013)
  • MUTANT MOSQUITOES REVEAL DEET'S DUAL ACTION (2013)
  • Real-time measurement of metabolic rate during freezing and thawing of the wood frog, Rana sylvatica: implications for overwinter energy use (2013)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 216 (2), 292--302
  • The goldenrod gall fly s liquid little secret: 3-acetyl-1, 2-diacyl-sn-glycerols are associated with natural survival of intracellular freezing in Eurosta solidaginis (2013)
    INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 53, E137--E137
  • The sub-lethal effects of repeated cold exposure in insects (2013)
  • Awards, Scholarships and Grants Awarded at the SICB Meeting in January 2012 (2012)
    Integrative and Comparative Biology, 52 (1), 1--2
  • Differences in tissue concentrations of hydrogen peroxide in the roots and cotyledons of annual and perennial species of flax (Linum) (2012)
    Botany, 90 (10), 1015--1027
  • Ecologically-relevant stresses hurt differently: the response of Eurosta solidaginis to repeated freeze-thaw cycles (2012)
    INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 52, E113--E113
  • FRUIT FLIES ON ICE (2012)
  • LIGHT AND CHEMICAL CUES TRIGGER BIBLICAL SWARMS (2012)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 215 (19), v--vi
  • Real-time measurements of metabolism during freezing and thawing in wood frogs, Rana sylvatica (2012)
    INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 52, E160--E160
  • The impacts of repeated cold exposure on insects (2012)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 215 (10), 1607--1613
  • Thermal Variability Increases the Impact of Autumnal Warming and Drives Metabolic Depression in an Overwintering Butterfly (2012)
    PLoS ONE, 7 (3), e34470
  • Threshold temperatures mediate the impact of reduced snow cover on overwintering freeze-tolerant caterpillars (2012)
    Naturwissenschaften, 99 (1), 33--41
  • WATER STRESS DOWN SOUTH (2012)
  • Basal cold but not heat tolerance constrains plasticity among Drosophila species (Diptera: Drosophilidae) (2011)
    Journal of evolutionary biology, 24 (9), 1927--1938
  • Divergent transcriptomic responses to repeated and single cold exposures in Drosophila melanogaster (2011)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 214 (23), 4021--4029
  • The effects of CO2 and chronic cold exposure on fecundity of female Drosophila melanogaster (2011)
    Journal of Insect Physiology, 57 (1), 35--37
  • The Evolution of Cold Tolerance inDrosophilaLarvae (2011)
    Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 84 (1), 43--53
  • The impacts of repeated cold exposure in insects (2011)
    INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 51, E127--E127
  • The sub-lethal effects of repeated freezing in the woolly bear caterpillar Pyrrharctia isabella (2011)
    Journal of Experimental Biology, 214 (7), 1205--1212
  • Triacylglyceride measurement in small quantities of homogenised insect tissue: comparisons and caveats (2011)
    Journal of insect physiology, 57 (12), 1602--1613
  • Rapid changes in desiccation resistance in Drosophila melanogaster are facilitated by changes in cuticular permeability (2010)
    Journal of Insect Physiology, 56 (12), 2006--2012
  • Repeated stress exposure results in a survival--reproduction trade-off in Drosophila melanogaster (2009)
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, , rspb20091807
  • The sublethal effects of multiple acute cold exposure: lessons from Drosophila (2009)
    INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, 49, E266--E266
 
 

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