- Undergraduate Education
- B.S. University of Michigan, B.S. in Biology
- B.S. University of Michigan, B.S. in Resource Ecology and Management
- Graduate Education
- Ph.D. Louisiana State University, Ph.D. in Zoology
- Courses Taught
Oona M. Takano, Preston S. Mitchell, Daniel R. Gustafsson, Alphonse Adite, Gary Voelker, and Jessica E. Light (2017) AN ASSESSMENT OF HOST ASSOCIATIONS, GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTIONS, AND GENETIC DIVERSITY OF AVIAN CHEWING LICE (INSECTA: PHTHIRAPTERA) FROM BENIN. Journal of Parasitology In-Press. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1645/16-137
Adrian A. Castellanos, Matthew C. I. Medeiros, Gabriel L. Hamer, Michael E. Morrow, Micky D. Eubanks, Pete D. Teel, Sarah A. Hamer, Jessica E. Light. Decreased small mammal and on-host tick abundance in association with invasive red imported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta). Biol. Lett. 2016 12 20160463; DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2016.0463. Published 20 September 2016
2016) Effects of 16S rDNA sampling on estimates of the number of endosymbiont lineages in sucking lice. PeerJ 4:e2187 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.2187(
in review. Castellanos, A.A.*, M.C.I. Medeiros, G.L. Hamer, M.E. Morrow, M.D. Eubanks, P.D. Teel, S.A. Hamer, and J.E. Light. Decreased small mammal and tick abundance in association with invasive red imported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta). In review at Biology Letters.
Light, J.E., M.O. Ostroff**, and D.J. Hafner. in press. Phylogeographic assessment of the northern pygmy mouse, Baiomys taylori. Journal of Mammalogy.
Light, J.E., C.E. Nessner*, D.R. Gustafsson, S.R. Wise**, and G. Voelker. in press. Remarkable levels of avian louse (Insecta: Phthiraptera) diversity in the Congo Basin. Zoologica Scripta.