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Jennelle Malcos

Jennelle Malcos

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Associate Teaching Professor

LA Program Coordinator (Eberly College of Science), Center for Excellence in Science Education

158 North Frear
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 867-3338
Lab: Cyr Lab

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Education

  1. Ph.D., Penn State University, 2009
  2. B.S. with Honors, Canisius College, 2003

Honors and Awards

  1. 2015: George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
  2. 2012: Recognized as one of the "Most Highly Rated Faculty – Eberly College of Science" for BIO129/141 (Spring)
  3. 2012: Inducted National Residence Hall Honorary Faculty (for BIOME Special Living Option)
  4. 2011: ECoS Climate and Diversity Award
  5. 2011: Recognized as one of the "Most Highly Rated Faculty – Eberly College of Science" for BIOL129 (Fall)
  6. 2012: First Year Experience Faculty Appreciation Award
  7. 2011: First Year Experience Faculty Appreciation Award
  8. 2010: First Year Experience Faculty Appreciation Award

Selected Publications

Malcos, JL and WO Hancock. (2011) Engineering Tubulin:  Microtubule Functionalization Approaches for Nanoscale Device Applications.  Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 90:1-10.

Malcos, JL and RJ Cyr.  (2011) An ungrouped kinesin accumulates at the preprophase band in a cell cycle-dependent manner. Cytoskeleton. 68(4)

Malcos, JL and RJ Cyr.  (2011) Acentrosomal Spindle Formation Through the Heroic Age of Microscopy:  Past Techniques, Present Thoughts, and Future Directions.  The Plant Cytoskeleton (187-205)., B. Liu , Springer: New York.

Malcos, JL. And RJ Cyr.  (2008)  Domain Complexity in Plant Kinesins. In V. Bard, Y. Blume, D. Breviario, A. Yemets (Eds.)  The Plant Cytoskeleton: a Key Tool for Agro-Biotechnology (351-372).  Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.