Shayna Sura

email:   Shayna Sura
office:  Botany 411
advisor: Peggy Fong


Publications

Johnson GC, Pezner AK, Sura SA, Fong P (2018) Nutrients and herbivory, but not sediments, have opposite and independent effects on the tropical macroalga, Padina boryana Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 507: 17-22

Sura, SA, NS Herlihy, HK Mahon, and GE Belovsky (2017) Environmental impacts on grazing of different brine shrimp (Artemia franciscana) life stages Hydrobiologia 792: 97-104 Springer

Sura, SA and GE Belovsky (2016) Impacts of harvesting on brine shrimp (Artemia franciscana) in Great Salt Lake, UT Ecological Applications 26: 407-414

Sura, SA and HK Mahon (2011) Effects of competition and predation on the feeding rate of the freshwater snail, Helisoma trivolvis. American Midland Naturalist 166: 358-368


Honors and Awards

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Bartholomew Research Grant for Field Biology: 2017

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Conference Travel Grant Award: 2016

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB) 18th Annual Biology Research Symposium Best Graduate Student Poster Presentation Award: 2015

Deans Scholar Award (UCLA): 2014

Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher Award (University of Notre Dame): 2014

Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher Award (University of Notre Dame): 2013

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) Fellow: 2013

Midwest Ecology and Evolution Conference (MEEC) Best Graduate Student Poster Presentation Award: 2013

NSF GRFP Honorable Mention: 2012

Barry M. Goldwater Scholar: 2010


Degrees

2011   University of Notre Dame   Bachelor of Science    Environmental Sciences

2014   University of Notre Dame   Masters Degree    Biological Science