Educational Background

  • M.S., New Hampshire

Recent Activities

  • Translation of German documents into English.

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Introduction to Molecules and Cells lab
  • Organismal Biology lab

Selected Publications

Knisely K. 2017. A Student Handbook for Writing in Biology, Fifth Edition. Sunderland, MA: Sinauer Associates, Inc. and Macmillan Learning. 288 p.

Knisely CW, Knisely K. 2014. Engineering Communication. Stamford, CT: Cengage Learning. 524 p.

Spiro MD, Knisely KI. 2008. Alternation of Generations and Experimental Design: A Guided-Inquiry Lab Exploring the Nature of the her1 Developmental Mutant of Ceratopteris richardii (C-Fern). CBE-Life Sciences Education 7: 82-88.

Knisely, K. and W. Geller. 1986. Selective feeding of four zooplankton species on natural lake phytoplankton. Oecologia 69: 86-94.

Ikawa, M., T. Hartshorne, L. Caron, R.C. Iannitelli, L.J. Barbero, and K. Wegener*. 1984. Inhibition of growth of the green alga Chlorella pvrenoidosa by unsaturated fatty acids. J. Amer. Oil Chem. 61(12): 1877-1878.

Ikawa, M., K. Wegener*, T.L. Foxall, J.J. Sasner, Jr., T. Noguchi, and K. Hashimoto. 1982. Use of a strong cation exchange resin column for the study of paralytic shellfish poisons. J. Agric. Food Chem. 30: 526-528.

Ikawa, M., K. Wegener*, T.L. Foxall, and J.J. Sasner, Jr. 1982. Chemical comparison of the toxins of the blue-green alga Aphanizomenon flos-aquae with the Gonyaulax toxins. Toxicon 20(4): 747-752.

Ikawa, M., K. Wegener*, T.L. Foxall, J.J. Sasner, Jr., P.W. Carter, and N.H. Shoptaugh. 1981. Studies of the fluorometric determination of the toxins of the blue-green alga Aphanizomenon flos-aquae. In: The Water Environment: Algal Toxins and Health pp. 415-425 (Carmichael, W.W., ed.). New York: Plenum Press


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