1993

Janice Bossart, 1993, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Entomology
Advisor:  Mark Scriber
Dissertation title:  Differential selection and adaptation in different host environments: Genotypic and phenotypic variation in host use traits in the tiger swallowtail butterfly, Papilio glaucus L.

Bill Bowerman, 1993, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Advisor:  John Giesy
Dissertation title:  Regulation of bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) productivity in the great lakes basin: An ecological and toxicological approach

Martha Case, 1993, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Botany
Advisor:  John Giesley
Dissertation title:  Genetic diversity and evolutionary relationships within and among five Cypripedium (Orchidaceae) species: Inference from allozyme electrophoresis

Shixi Hu, 1993, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Zoology
Advisor:  Alan Tessier
Dissertation title:  Competition in a seasonal environment: Daphnia population dynamics and coexistence

Kelly Johnson, 1993, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Entomology
Advisor:  Mark Scriber
Dissertation title:  Physiological adaptations associated with host specialization: Ecological implications for generalist and specialist Saturniid silkmo

Mark Olson, 1993, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Zoology
Advisor:  Gary Mittelbach
Dissertation title: Mixed competition/predation interactions in size-structured fish communities 

Michael Travisano, 1993, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Zoology
Advisor:  Rich Lenski
Dissertation title:  Adaptation and divergence in experimental populations of the bacterium Escherichia coli: The roles of environment, phylogeny and chance