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Miguel Mora

Mora, Miguel
Miguel Mora
Professor & Associate Department Head for Undergraduate Programs
258 WFES
Undergraduate Education
B.S. Biochemical Engineering, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico, D.F.
Graduate Education
M.S. Ecology, University of California, Davis.
Ph.D. Ecology, University of California, Davis.
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Fellow, 2018
Dean’s Outstanding Achievement Award for Diversity, September 2016
SACNAS Distinguished Scientist Award, October 2013

Recent Publications

Al-Badran, Ali Abdulameer, Masami Fujiwara and Miguel A. Mora. (2019) Effects of insecticides, fipronil and imidacloprid, on the growth, survival, and behavior of brown shrimp Farfantepenaeus aztecus, PlosOne, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0223641.

Sandoval, Christopher, Miguel A. Mora, Jose Sericano and Raquel R. Rech. (2019) Persistent Organic Pollutants in Livers and Hg in Feathers of Neotropic Cormorants (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) from the Trinity River Watershed (Texas, USA), Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00244-018-00596-4.

Al-Badran, Ali Abdulameer, Masami Fujiwara, Delbert M. Gatlin III and Miguel A. Mora. (2018) Lethal and su-lethal effects of the insecticide fipronil on juvenile brown shrimp Farfantepenaeus aztecus, Scientific Reports 8, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-29104-3.

Schmude, E.*, H. M. Ertl*, R. J. Taylor, M. A. Mora. 2018. Using Feathers to Evaluate Adverse Effects of Metals on Northern Bobwhites (Colinus Virginianus) in Texas. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. DOI: 10.1007/s00244-018-0520-3.

González, D*., Miguel A. Mora-Zacarias, Héctor René Buelna Osben,  Jorge Ricardo Ruelas Insunza, Dioselina Alvarez Bernal. 2018.  Biomonitoreo de metales pesados en plumas de aves acuáticas residentes del Lago de Chapala. Revista Internacional de Contaminacion Ambiental. 34:00-00.

About the Lab

The primary focus of the Wildlife Ecotoxicology Lab is in the fields of avian ecology and toxicology, assessing effects of contaminants or other stressors on wildlife populations.