1995

Paola Ferreri, 1995, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Advisor:  William Taylor
Dissertation title: Role of compensatory mechanisms in the population dynamics of lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) in the U.S. waters of Lake Superior 

Karen Hokanson, 1995, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Horticulture
Advisor:  James Hancock
Dissertation title: The consequences of polyploidy on inbreeding depression in Vaccinium (blueberry) species

Stan Hokanson, 1995, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Horticulture
Advisor:  James Hancock
Dissertation title:  Risk assessment of transgenic plants: Evaluation of border rows as a containment strategy for transgenic pollen and a comparison of pollen dispersal patterns for native and transgenes

Yue Ming, 1995, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Entomology
Advisor:  Guy Bush
Dissertation title:  Characterization of the Ribosomal DNA of the genus Rhagoletis (diptera: Tephritidae) 

Doug Novinger, 1995, MS
MSU Department:  Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Advisor:  Thomas Coon
Thesis title:  Behavioral, physiological and morphological similarity among populations of redside dace, a threatened species in Michigan

Alison Pearks Wilkerson, 1995, MS
MSU Department:  Departmnt of Fisheries and Wildlife
Advisor:  Scott Winterstein
Thesis title: The effect of habitat manipulation on avian populations and vegetation composition on conservation reserve program fields in Gratiot County, Michigan 

Paul Turner, 1995, Ph.D.
MSU Department:  Department of Zoology
Advisor:  Rich Lenski
Dissertation title:  Associations between bacteria and conjugative plasmids: Model systems for testing evolutionary theory