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Amy Dickinson
Title: Senior Research Specialist
Mailing address:
1816 South Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Office address:
1910 South Griffith Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
Address mailcode: 652
Office room:
Location: Natural Resources Studies Annex
Phone: 217-265-7558
Fax: 217-333-6294

Responsible for the day to day operation of the aquatic ecotoxicology research lab under the direction of Dr. David Soucek.
Investigating the effects of environmental contaminants on invertebrate populations and communities.
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Selected publications:
Soucek, D.J., Linton, T.K., Tarr, C.D., Dickinson, A., Wickramanayake, N., Delos, C.G., Cruz, L.A. In review. Influence of water hardness and sulfate on the acute toxicity of chloride to sensitive freshwater invertebrates: water quality standards support. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.

Soucek, D.J., Dickinson, A., and Cropek, D.M. 2010. Effects of millimeter wave carbon fibers on filter-feeding freshwater invertebrates. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 73 (4): 500-506.

Cloyd, R.A., Dickinson, A., Larson, R.A., and Marley, K.A. 2007. Effect of growing media and their constituents on fungus gnat, Bradysia sp. nr. coprophila (Lintner) adults. Insect Science 14: 467-475.

Cloyd, R.A., Dickinson, A., Larson, R.A. and Marley, K.A. 2007. Phototaxis of fungus gnat, Bradysia sp. nr. Coprophila (Lintner) (Diptera: Sciaridae), adults to different light intensities. HortScience 42: 1217-1220.

Cloyd, R.A., and Dickinson, A. 2007. Effect of Diatomaceous Earth and Trichoderma harzianum T-22 (Rifai Strain KRL-AG2) on the Fungus Gnat Bradysia sp. nr. coprophila (Diptera: Sciaridae). Journal of Economic Entomology 100(4): 1353-1359.
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Dr. David Soucek

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BS, Education, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois, 1999

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