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Curriculum Vitae for Dr. Kevin Baer

Education

1988 - 1989 Postdoctoral Fellow
Marine Science Institute
University of Texas
Austin, Tx
Mentor: Dr. Peter Thomas
1983 - 1988 Ph.D., Pharmacology/Toxicology
Northeast Louisiana University
Monroe, LA
Major Advisor: Dr. William H. Benson
1981 - 1982 B.S., Biology
Northeast Louisiana University
Monroe, LA
Advisor: Dr. Davis W. Pritchett
1980 - 1981 Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL
1978 - 1980 Northeast Louisiana University
Monroe, LA

Professional Experience

2009 - present Full Professor of Toxicology
Department of Toxicology
2006 - present Department Head, Toxicology
Waste Management Professorship in Toxicology (2008)
College of Pharmacy
University of Louisiana at Monroe
Monroe, LA
2000 - present Associate Professor with Tenure, Toxicology
College of Pharmacy
University of Louisiana at Monroe
Monroe, LA
1994 - 2000 Assistant Professor, Toxicology
College of Pharmacy
University of Louisiana at Monroe
Monroe, LA
1989 - 1994 Research Toxicologist
Environmental Science Division
Haskell Laboratory for Toxicology and Industrial Medicine
E.I. du Pone de Nemours and Company

Research

1998 - 1989 Postdoctoral Research Fellow (NIEHS Grant)
The University of Texas at Austin
Marine Science Institute
Port Aransas, TX
1983 - 1988 Research Assistant
Northeast Louisiana University, School of Pharmacy
Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Research Awards/Grants and Fellowships

2011 - 2014 Brushy Bayou/Walnut Bayou Watershed Monitoring and Restoration Project. USEPA-LDEQ (Co-Principle Investigator - Federal $350,002, Total $587,334).
2011 - 2014 Mississippi River Basin initiative, USDA (Co-Principle Investigator - Federal $50,000, Total $300,000).
2009 - 2012 Watershed Monitoring in the Ouachita River Basin. USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator - Federal $85,574, Total $113,257).
2009 - 2012 Identification and Reduction of NPS Pollutants to Bayou Desiard in the Ouachita River Basin. USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator - Federal $196,560, total $328,029).
2009 - 2010 Louisiana Clean Waters Program: Watershed Monitoring in the Ouachita River Basin. USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator - Federal $68,714, Total $83,477).
2008 - 2009 Source Water Protection Program - Big Creek Coliform Sources. USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator - Federal $49,960, Total $83,960)
2007 - 2009 Reduction of Pesticides and Nutrients in Bennett's Bayou Following Implementation of Best Management Practices (BMPs). USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator - Federal $55,300, Total $104,340)
2006 - 2009 Reduction in Nonpoint Source Contamination Loads to Bayou Chauvin in the Ouachita River Basin. USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator - Federal $133,700, Total $222,900)
2005 - 2006 Reduction in Nutrient and Pesticide Runoff from a Municipally Operated Golf Course in the Ouachita River Basin, Phase II. USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator $153,140)
2002 - 2005 Reduction in Nutrient and Pesticide Runoff from a Municipally Operated golf Course in the Ouachita River Basin. USEPA-LDEQ (Principle Investigator Dr. Peter Aku, $310,043; Co-Investigator Dr. Kevin Baer, $150,000)
2003 - 2004 Aquatic Toxicology Educational Aid Grant. Waste Management Assocation (Project Director, $1500)
2003 - 2004 Modulatory Effects of Atrazine on Antimicrobial Peptide Secretion from the Skin of Xenopus laevis. Amphibian Population Seed Grant 2004/SOT Travel Award ($2,500) for Ms. Rebekah Gibble.
2002 - 2003 Modeling of Trophic Interactions and Contaminant Transfer in the Black Bayou Lake Food Web. NIH/BRIN (Principal Investigator Dr. Peter Aku, $80,000; Co-Investigator Dr. Kevin Baer, $5,000)
1999 - 2000 The Influence of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals on Sex Determination in the Freshwater Cladoceran, Daphnia magna. The University of Louisiana at Monroe, Developmental Grants Program (Project Director, $4,800)
1998 - 1999 Educational Aid Grant. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (Project Director, $15,000)
1997 - 1998 Educational Aid Grant. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (Project Director, $12,500)
1995 - 1996 Isolation and Characterization of Metal-Binding Proteins from Channel Catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) Ovaries: Implications for Metal Regulation and Cadmium Toxicity in Developing Oocytes and Embryos. Northeast Louisiana University, Faculty Grants Program (Project Director, $4,000)
1995 - 1996 Applications in Environmental Toxicology: Computer Generated Models for Assessing Mercury Contamination and Measurement of Mercury in Fish Tissues. Northeast Louisiana University, Teaching and Learning Center Faculty Awards Program (Project Director, $4,000)
1995 - 1996 Evaluating the Survival, Growth and Reproduction of Daphnia magna to Selected Media. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, Research Grant Award (Project Director, $36,000)

Awards

Scientific Society Organizations


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