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Angela Hawkins

Senior Lecturer

Fax: 979-845-2891
Email:
ahawkins@bio.tamu.edu

Office:

320C HELD

Phone:

845-2683

Joined the Department in 2018

  • B.A. Biology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas. 2007
  • M.S. Biology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas. 2010
  • Ph.D. Biology, Texas A&M University. 2018

BIOL 111 Introductory Biology I

Credits 4. 3 Lecture Hours. 3 Lab Hours.

(BIOL 1306 and 1106, 1406) Introductory Biology I. First half of an introdutory two-semester survey of contemporary biology that covers the chemical basis of life, structure and biology of the cell, molecular biology and genetics; includes laboratory that reinforces and provides supplemental information related to the lecture topics.

BIOL 112 Introductory Biology II

Credits 4. 3 Lecture Hours. 3 Lab Hours.

(BIOL 1307 and 1107, 1407) Introductory Biology II. The second half of an introductory two-semester survey of contemporary biology that covers evolution, history of life, diveristy and form and function of organisms; includes laboratory that reinforces and provides supplemental information related to the lecture topics.

Hawkins, A.K. and A.E. Pepper. RNA-Seq analyses reveal novel insights into serpentine tolerance in Caulanthus amplexicaulis var. barbarae (Brassicaceae). (In prep)

Randle, C.P., Cannon, B.C., Faust, A.L., Hawkins, A.K., Cabrera, S.E., Lee, S, Lewis, M.L., Perez, A.A., Sopas, J., Verastegui, T.J., and J.K. Williams. (2018) Host cues mediate growth and establishment of leafy mistletoe (Phoradendron leucarpum), an aerial parasitic plant. Castanea Volume 83, Issue 2, Pages 249262. June, 2018. https://doi.org/10.2179/18-173

Hawkins, A.K., Garza, E.R., Dietz, V.A., Hernandez, O.J., Hawkins, W.D., Burrell, A.M. and A.E. Pepper. (2017) Transcriptome Signatures of Selection, Drift, Introgression, and Gene Duplication in the Evolution of an Extremophile Endemic Plant. Genome Biology and Evolution, Volume 9, Issue 12, Pages 3478–
3494. December, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1093/gbe/evx259

Burrell, A.M., Hawkins, A.K., and A.E. Pepper. (2012) Genetic analyses of nickel tolerance in a North American serpentine endemic plant, Caulanthus amplexicaulis var. barbarae (Brassicaceae). American Journal of Botany, Volume 99, Issue 11, Pages 1875-1883.
https://doi.org/10.3732/ajb.1200382