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Valerie Stout

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Associate Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4501
Assoc Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 4501
Education

PhD, Kansas State University

Publications
  • Martineau RL, Stout V, Towe BC. Optical tracking of a stress-responsive gene amplifier applied to cell-based biosensing and the study of synthetic architectures. BIOSENSORS & BIOELECTRONICS (2010).
  • Martineau RL, Stout V, Towe BC. Whole cell biosensing via recA::mCherry and LED-based flow-through fluorometry. Biosens Bioelectron (2009).
  • Soule, T., F. Garcia-Pichel, V. Stout. Gene expression patterns associated with the biosynthesis of the sunscreen scytonemin in Nostoc punctiforme ATCC 29133 in response to UVA radiation. J Bacteriology (2009).
  • Soule, T., Palmer, K., Gao, Q., Potrafka, R.M., Stout, V. and Garcia-Pichel, F. A comparative genomics approach to understanding the biosynthesis of the sunscreen scytonemin in cyanobacteria. BMC Genomics (2009).
  • Tamer Helmy, Absar Alum, Valerie Stout and Morteza Abbaszadegan. Expression of the Poliovirus Receptor on Escherichia coli Cell Surface as a Method of Viral Concentration in Water. American Society for Microbiology (2008).
  • Daydif, P, Berg, M, Stout, Valerie. The Role of Colanic Acid in Uropathogenic E. coli Biofilm Development. (2006).
  • Dobbin, C, Lytle, J, Stout, Valerie. Characterization of a toxin regulatory pathway in Pseudomonas tolaasii. (2006).
  • Martineau, R, Stout, Valerie, Towe, B. An Optical Micro-instrumentation System for Measurement of Fluorescent Proteins in Whole-Cell Sensors. (2006).
  • N Majdalani, M Heck, Valerie Stout, S Gottesman. Role of RcsF in Signaling to the Rcs Phosphorelay Pathway in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology (2005).
  • A Hanna, M Berg, Valerie Stout, A Razatos. Role of Capsular Colanic Acid in Adhesion of Uropathogenic Escherichia coli. Applied and Environmental Microbiology (2003).
  • Ivanova, D. and V. Stout. Effect of Tolaasin Toxin on Biofilm Growth. SoLS (0).
Research Activity
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MIC 205Microbiology
MIC 206Microbiology Laboratory
MIC 492Honors Directed Study
BIO 493Honors Thesis
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 181General Biology I
MIC 205Microbiology
MIC 206Microbiology Laboratory
BIO 281ConceptualApproachBioMajors I
MIC 401Research Paper
BIO 493Honors Thesis
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
MBB 495Undergraduate Research
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
MIC 205Microbiology
MIC 206Microbiology Laboratory
MIC 492Honors Directed Study
BIO 493Honors Thesis
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 181General Biology I
MIC 401Research Paper
BIO 493Honors Thesis
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
MBB 495Undergraduate Research
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MIC 302Advanced Bacteriology Lab
MIC 401Research Paper
BIO 492Honors Directed Study
MIC 492Honors Directed Study
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MIC 401Research Paper
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 281ConceptualApproachBioMajors I
MIC 401Research Paper
BIO 493Honors Thesis
MIC 493Honors Thesis
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
MBB 495Undergraduate Research
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 281ConceptualApproachBioMajors I
MIC 302Advanced Bacteriology Lab
MIC 401Research Paper
BIO 492Honors Directed Study
MIC 492Honors Directed Study
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MIC 401Research Paper
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 181General Biology I
BIO 281ConceptualApproachBioMajors I
MIC 401Research Paper
MIC 493Honors Thesis
BIO 493Honors Thesis
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
BIO 495Undergraduate Research
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 281ConceptualApproachBioMajors I
MIC 302Advanced Bacteriology Lab
MIC 401Research Paper
MIC 492Honors Directed Study
BIO 492Honors Directed Study
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
MIC 401Research Paper
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 181General Biology I
MIC 401Research Paper
MIC 495Undergraduate Research
MBB 495Undergraduate Research
Presentations
  • Do, T, Stout, Valerie, Garcia-Pichel, F. Genetic characterization of sunscreen biosynthesis in Nostoc. ASU GELSS (Feb 2006).
  • Dobbin, C, Stout, Valerie. Characterization of a toxin regulatory pathway in Pseudomonas tolaasii. ASU GELSS (Feb 2006).
  • Dobbin, C, Lytle, J, Stout, Valerie. Characterization of Toxin Regulation in Pseudomonas tolaasii. Molecular and Cellular Biology Colloquium, ASU (Nov 2005).
  • Dobbin, C, Stout, Valerie. Analysis of a toxin regulatory pathway in Pseudomonas tolaasii, the causal agent of brown blotch disease in the commercial mushroom, Agaricus bisporus. Arizona/Nevada Branch American Society for Microbiology Meeting (Apr 2005).
  • Spotts, K, Baer, S, Stout, Valerie. A Mathematical Model of Capsule Biosynthesis in Escherichia coli. SoLS Undergraduate Research Poster Symposium (Mar 2005).
  • Spotts, K, Baier, S, Stout, Valerie. A Mathematical Model of Capsule Biosynthesis in Escherichia coli. Arizona/Nevada Branch American Society for Microbiology Meeting (Mar 2004).
  • Stout, Valerie. The Effect of Global Change on Emerging Diseases. Symposium on Global Change (Mar 2004).
  • Spotts, K, Bauer, S, Stout, Valerie. A Mathematical Model of Capsule Biosynthesis in Escherichia coli. SoLS Undergrad Research Symposium (Feb 2004).
  • Daydif, Patrick, Cooney, C, Towe, Bruce, Stout, Valerie. Microfluid Bioreporter System For Exploratory Probes Using Escherichia coli. American Society For Microbiology General MeetingUsing Escherichia coli” American Society For Microbiology General Meeting (May 2003).
  • Daydif, Patrick, Towe, Bruce, Stout, Valerie. Microfluid Bioreporter System For Exploratory Probes Using Escherichia coli”. Arizona Branch of The American Society For Microbiology
  • Stout, Valerie. A Mathematical Model of Capsule Biosynthesis in Escherichia coli. National American Society for Microbiology Meeting
  • Stout, Valerie. A Mathematical Model of Capsule Biosynthesis in Escherichia coli. Undergrad Research Symposium
  • Stout, Valerie. Colanic Acid Expression in E. coli Biofilm Development. ASM Biofilms 2003
  • Stout, Valerie. Components of the RcsB/RcsD Phosphorelay Pathway. National American Society for Microbiology Meeting
  • Towe, Bruce, Martineau, C, Cooney, C, Daydif, Patrick, Stout, Valerie. A Microfluidic Bioreporter System For Space Flight Monitoring”. Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology
  • Towe, Bruce, Martineau, R, Cooney, C, Piccini, M, Daydif, Patrick, Stout, Valerie. A Microfluidic Bioreporter System for Space Flight Monitoring. 25th International Conference of the EMBS
  • Siddiqui, Selma, Daydif, Patrick, Stout, Valerie. The Role of the ypdI Gene in Colanic Acid Expression. Undergraduate Research Poster Symposium
  • Daydif, Patrick, Berg, Michael, Stout, Valerie. The Role Of Colanic Acid In Uropathogenic E.coli Biofilm Development. American Society For Microbiology General Meeting
  • Daydif, Patrick, Stout, Valerie. Analysis of the Role of the Exopolysaccharide Colanic Acid and its. Molecular and Cellular Biology Seminar Series
Service
  • Curriculum and Academic Programs Committee, member (2014 - Present)
  • Search Committee, Instructional Professional (Academic Professional), member (2014 - Present)
  • CLAS Scholarship committee, member (2014 - Present)
  • Faculty Honors Advisor, advisor (2014 - Present)
  • SoLS Honors Students, Assistant Director, SoLS Honors Students (2012 - Present)
  • SolLS Honors Students, Assistant Director, SoLS Honors Students (2012 - Present)
  • SolLS Honors Students, Assistant Director, SoLS Honors Students (2012 - Present)
  • Search Committee, Science Education faculty member, member (2012 - Present)
  • Microbiology, An Evolving Science, 3rd edition, Reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Online Genetics Module committee, member (2011 - Present)
  • SoLS Biology curriculum reform committee, member (2011 - Present)
  • SoLS Biology curriculum reform committee, member (2011 - Present)
  • SoLS Biology curriculum reform committee, member (2011 - Present)
  • SoLS Biology curriculum reform committee, member (2011 - Present)
  • BIO181 lab reform, leader (2010 - Present)
  • Microbiology Curriculum Committee, Chair (2008 - Present)
  • Microbiology Curriculum Committee, Chair (2008 - Present)
  • Microbiology Curriculum Committee, Chair (2008 - Present)
  • SOLS Library Liason Committee, Chair (2007 - Present)
  • SOLS Library Liason Committee, Chair (2007 - Present)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Programs Committee, member (2003 - Present)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Programs Committee, member (2003 - Present)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Programs Committee, member (2003 - Present)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Programs Committee, member (2003 - Present)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Programs Committee, member (2003 - Present)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (1994 - Present)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (1994 - Present)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (1994 - Present)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (1994 - Present)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (1994 - Present)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (1994 - Present)
  • CLAS Academic Standards Committee, chair (2009 - 2017)
  • First Year Forward Improvement commmittee, member (2014 - 2015)
  • CLAS Academic Standards Committee, chair (2009 - 2014)
  • Search Committee, Science Education faculty member, member (2012 - 2014)
  • Search Committee, Microbial Genomics faculty member, member (2013 - 2014)
  • Search Committee, Synthetic Biology (Bio-fuels) faculty member, member (2012 - 2013)
  • SoLS Biology Education Reform Committee, member (2010 - 2012)
  • Online Genetics Module, co-creator/teacher (2011 - 2012)
  • BIO181 lab reform, leader (2010 - 2012)
  • CLAS Academic Standards Committee, chair (2009 - 2012)
  • CLAS Academic Standards Committee, member (2009 - 2012)
  • American Women In Science, Central Arizona Branch, President (2010 - 2011)
  • Search Committee, Microbial Ecologist faculty member, member (2010 - 2011)
  • Search Committee, Lab Instructor, chair (2010 - 2011)
  • Organizing Committee, Forward to Professor workshop, member (2010 - 2011)
  • CLAS Undergrad Research Awards Selection Committee, member (2010 - 2010)
  • SoLS Undergraduate Scholarship Selection Committee, member (2010 - 2010)
  • Journal of Bacteriology, Ad hoc reviewer (2009 - 2009)
  • CLAS Undergrad Research Awards Selection Committee, member (2009 - 2009)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (2008 - 2008)
  • Microbiology Curriculum Committee, Chair (2008 - 2008)
  • Microbiology Curriculum Committee, Chair (2006 - 2007)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Program Committee, Member (2004 - 2007)
  • Journal of Bacteriology, Ad hoc reviewer (2006 - 2006)
  • ASU Biosafety Committee, Member (2004 - 2006)
  • Arizona/Southern Nevada Branch American Society for Microbiology, President (2005 - 2006)
  • High School student, Mentor (2005 - 2006)
  • Ask a Biologist, Resource (2004 - 2005)
  • Arizona/Southern Nevada Branch of American Society for Microbiology, Orgnizer, annual branch meeting (2004 - 2005)
  • CLAS College Curriculum Committee, Member (2003 - 2005)
  • Arizona/Southern Nevada Branch American Society for Microbiology, President-Elect (2004 - 2005)
  • CLAS College Requirements Committee, Member (2003 - 2004)
  • Molecular & Cellular Biology Graduate Program, Coordinator (2003 - 2004)
  • CLAS College Curriculum Committee, Member (2004)
  • Channel 5 news, Expert speaker (2004)
  • Faculty Search Committee, Member (2004)
  • Journal of Bacteriology, Ad hoc reviewer (2004)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Program Committee, Member (2004)
  • Spirit of the Senses, Guest speaker (2004)
  • USDA, Ad hoc grant reviewer (2004)
  • Arizona Branch ASM, Councillor (2003)
  • Dept. of Microbiology Undergraduate Program, Director (2003)
  • Journal Bacteriology, Molecular Microbiology, Ad hoc reviewer (2003)
  • Microbiology Dept. Budget and Personnel Committee, Chair (2003)
  • Microbiology Undergraduate Program, Coordinator (2003)
  • SOLS Undergraduate Steering Committee, Member (2003)
  • Sols Director Search Committee (round 1), Member (2003)
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