Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2021 Iron Availability Modulates the Response of Endosymbiotic Dinoflagellates to Heat Stress 2021
2020 Rewiring coral: Anthropogenic nutrients shift diverse coral–symbiont nutrient and carbon interactions toward symbiotic algal dominanceGlobal Change Biology.  26:5588-5601. 2020
2020 The weight of it all: symbiotic dinoflagellates in Caribbean reef-building corals 2020
2019 Host–symbiont combinations dictate the photo-physiological response of reef-building corals to thermal stressScientific Reports.  9. 2019
2019 What drives phenotypic divergence among coral clonemates of Acropora palmata?Molecular Ecology.  28:3208-3224. 2019
2016 Life after cold death: Reef coral and coral reef responses to the 2010 cold water anomaly in the Florida KeysEcosphere.  7. 2016
2016 Shifting white pox aetiologies affecting Acropora palmata in the Florida keys, 1994-2014 2016
2016 Spectral reflectance of palauan reef-building coral with different symbionts in response to elevated temperatureRemote Sensing.  8. 2016
2015 Spatial homogeneity of bacterial communities associated with the surface mucus layer of the reef-building coral acropora palmataPLoS ONE.  10. 2015
2015 Spatially distinct and regionally endemic Symbiodinium assemblages in the threatened Caribbean reef-building coral Orbicella faveolataCoral Reefs.  34:535-547. 2015
2015 Systematic analysis of white pox disease in Acropora palmata of the Florida keys and role of Serratia marcescensApplied and Environmental Microbiology.  81:4451-4457. 2015
2014 Community dynamics and physiology of Symbiodinium spp. before, during, and after a coral bleaching eventLimnology and Oceanography.  59:788-797. 2014
2013 Ubiquitous associations and a peak fall prevalence between apicomplexan symbionts and reef corals in Florida and the BahamasCoral Reefs.  32:847-858. 2013
2011 A connection between colony biomass and death in Caribbean reef-building coralsPLoS ONE.  6. 2011
2011 Catastrophic mortality on inshore coral reefs of the Florida Keys due to severe low-temperature stressGlobal Change Biology.  17. 2011
2010 Host hybridization alters specificity of cnidarian-dinoflagellate associations 2010
2010 Comparative analyses of amplicon migration behavior in differing denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) systemsCoral Reefs.  29:83-91. 2010
2008 Correspondence between cold tolerance and temperate biogeography in a western Atlantic Symbiodinium (Dinophyta) lineage 2008
2008 A microsampling method for genotyping coral symbiontsCoral Reefs.  27:289-293. 2008
2006 A comparison of the thermal bleaching responses of the zoanthid Palythoa caribaeorum from three geographically different regions in south FloridaJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  335:266-276. 2006
2006 Chronic parrotfish grazing impedes coral recovery after bleachingCoral Reefs.  25:361-368. 2006
2006 Multi-year, seasonal genotypic surveys of coral-algal symbioses reveal prevalent stability or post-bleaching reversion 2006

Teaching Activities

  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Fall Term 2020) 2020
  • BY799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2020) 2020
  • BY108 - Hum Pop Earth Enviro (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • BY397 - Advanced Directed Readings (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • BY395 - Special Topics in Biology (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • BY470 - Ecology (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • BY570 - Ecology (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • BY699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • BY699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BY699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BY795 - Special Topics in Biology I (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BY795 - Special Topics in Biology I (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BY395 - Special Topics in Biology (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY470 - Ecology (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY570 - Ecology (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY698 - Nonthesis Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BY698 - Nonthesis Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BY398 - Undergrad Research - RES (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BY698 - Nonthesis Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BY397 - Advanced Directed Readings (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY470 - Ecology (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY570 - Ecology (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY698 - Nonthesis Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BY470 - Ecology (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY471 - Ecology Lab (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY570 - Ecology (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY571 - Ecology Lab (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY698 - Nonthesis Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY798 - Nondissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BY499 - Biology Seminar (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BY692 - Seminar in Ecology (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BY792 - Seminar in Ecology (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Science or Mathematics in Ecology, University of Georgia 2010
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Biology, Florida Atlantic University 2003
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography, Texas A&M University System : Galveston 2000
  • Full Name

  • Dustin Kemp