Advisor: Colleen WebbOffice: Biology 333Website: http://cliftonmckee.weebly.com/Email: email@example.com
I am a disease ecologist interested in the ways that host and vector ecology affect infection dynamics and parasite diversification, with a particular focus on bacteria in bats.
Bai Y, Urushadze L, Osikowicz L, McKee C, Kuzmin I, Kandaurov A, Babuadze G, Natradze I, Imnadze P, Kosoy M (2017) Molecular survey of bacterial zoonotic agents in bats from the country of Georgia (Caucasus). PLOS ONE, 12, e0171175.
Zinzow-Kramer WM, Horton BM, McKee CD, Michaud JM, Tharp GK, Thomas JW, Tuttle EM, Yi S, Maney DL. (2015) Genes located in a chromosomal inversion are correlated with territorial song in white-throated sparrows. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 14, 641–654.
Bai Y, Hayman DTS, McKee CD, Kosoy MY (2015) Classification of Bartonella strains associated with straw-colored fruit bats (Eidolon helvum) across Africa using a multi-locus sequence typing platform. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9, e0003478.