Gae Kovalick

Associate Professor
Biology Program
Department of Biology
ST Room 2266


B.A., Biology, Wittenberg University, 1980
Ph.D., Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1984

Courses taught

General Biology I
Human Physiology
Human Anatomy lab
Invertebrate Zoology lab

Select publications

Kovalick, G.E., and Griffin, D.* (2005) Characterization of the SCP/TAPS gene family in Drosophila melanogaster. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 35: 825-835.

Megraw, T., Kaufmann, T.C., and Kovalick, G.E. (1998) Sequence and expression of Drosophila Antigen 5-related 2, a new member of the CAP gene family. Gene 222: 297-304.

Kovalick, G.E., Schreiber, M.C.*, Dickason, A.K.**, and Cunningham, R.A.** (1998) Structure and expression of the Antigen 5-related gene of Drosophila melanogaster. Insect Biochem. Mol. Biol. 28: 491-500.

Kovalick, G.E., and Beckingham, K.M. (1992) Calmodulin transcription is limited to the nervous system during Drosophila Dev. Biol. 150:  33-46.

Kovalick, G.E., and Koeppe, J.K. (1983) Assay and identification of juvenile hormone binding proteins in Leucophaea maderae. Cell. Endocrinol. 31: 271-286.

Research interests

Regulation of chitin synthesis in adult

Use of DNA barcoding to identify invertebrate species

Documenting invertebrate biodiversity in west Texas, with emphasis on the Permian Basin region

Last Updated: 11/11/2019