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Research Guide: AC Faculty & Staff Publications



English & EAP

Author Name Publications
Abernethy, Graeme Abernethy, G. (2013). The Iconography of Malcolm X. University Press of Kansas.
Peck, Garrett Peck, G. (2012). Nature of the Gothic(s): The Urban Aesthetics of Ruskin and Engels. The Eighth Lamp: Ruskin Studies Today, 7, 68-86.

Peck, G. (2011). Realism and Victorian Astronomy: The Character and Limits of Critique in THomas Hardy’s Two on a Tower. Pacific Coast Philogy, 46, 28-45.


Film Studies

Author Name Publications
Lewis, Molly Lewis, M. (2016). The Rumble of Nostalgia: Francis Ford Coppola’s Vision of Boyhood. Boyhood Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 9(1), 6-21.

Lewis, M. (2015, November 19). Binging on Netflix or Philosophizing? Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.


Author Name Publications
Hyland, Chris Hyland, Chris J. (2017). English-Canadian Social Science, Humanities, and Law Academic Secondments during the Second World War and their contributions to Canadian External Affairs. International Journal of Canadian Studies, 56, 81-114.

Hyland, C.J. & Stortz, P. (2016). Student Life on the University of Alberta Campus during the First World War. In J. Keshen & A. Davies (Eds.), The Frontier of Patriotism (pp. 415-432). Calgary University Press, 2016.

Hyland, C.J. (2012). The Canadian Corps’ Long March: Logistics, Discipline and the Occupation of the Rhineland. Canadian Military History, 21(2), 5-20.

Huebel, Sebastian Huebel, S. (2020). Nazi KZs as Gendered Jewish Spaces? German-Jewish Masculinity and the Negotiation of Gender Practices in Prewar Nazi Concentration Camps. Jewish Culture and History, 21(1), 24-41.

Huebel, S. (2020).Conceptualizing Gender and Fear: German-Jewish Masculinities in the Third Reich and the Dread of the Unknown. Fear in the German-Speaking World, 1600-2000, 165-194.

Huebel, S. (2018). Disguise and Defiance: German-Jewish Men and their ‘Underground’ Experiences in Nazi Germany, 1941-1945. Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies, 36(3), 110-142.

Science & Math


Author Name Publications
Chua, Michael Chua, M.D., Bogdan, A.C., & Guttman, J.A. (2020). Klebsiella pneumoniae redistributes katanin severing proteins and alters astral microtubules during mitosis. The Anatomical Record, 303(7), 1859-1864. 

Chua, M.D., Liou, C.H., Bogdan, A.C., Law, H.T., Yeh, K.M., Lin, J.C., Siu, L.K., & Guttman, J.A. (2019). Klebsiella pneumoniae disassembles host microtubules in lung epithelial cells. Cellular Microbiology,21(3), e12977.

Chua, M.D., Walker, B.D., Jin, J.P., & Guttman, J. (2018). Calponins Are Recruited to Actin-rich Structures Generated by Pathogenic E. coli, Listeria and Salmonella. The Anatomical Record, 301(12), 2103-2111. 

Walker, B.D., Chua, M.D., & Guttman, J. (2018). Hsc70 is a component of bacterially generated Actin-Rich Structures; an immunolocalization study. The Anatomical Record, 301(12), 2095-2102. 

Chua, M.D., Hipolito, K.J., Singerr, O.B., Solway, J., & Guttman, J. (2018). SM22 is required for the maintenance of actin-rich structures generated during bacterial infections. Experimental Cell Research, 369(1), 139-146.

Law, H.T., Chua, M., Moon, K.M., Foster, L.J., & Guttman, J.A. (2015). Mass spectrometry-based proteomics identification of enteropathogenic E. coli pedestal constituents. Journal of Proteome Research, 14(6), 2520-2527. 

Lo, K.Y., Chua, M.D., Abdulla, S., Law, H.T., & Guttman, J.A. (2013). Examination of in vitro epithelial cell lines as models for Francisella tularensis non-phagocytic infections. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 93(2), 153-160.


Author Name Publications
Mirzaei, Jason Urbanski, M., Mirzaei, J., Sharma, A., Hofmann, D., Kitzerow, H.S., & Hegmann, T. Chemically and thermally stable, emissive carbon dots as viable alternatives to semiconductor quantum dots for emissive nematic liquid crystal–nanoparticle mixtures with lower threshold voltage. Liquid Crystal, 43(2), 184-194.

Shukla, R.K., Mirzaei, J., Sharma, A., Hofmann, D., Hegmann, T., & Haase, W. (2015). Electrooptic and dielectric properties of a ferroelectric liquid crystal doped with chemically and thermally stable, emissive carbon dots. RSC Advances, 43, 34491-34496.

Mirzaei, J., Urbanski, M., Kitzerow, H.S., & Hegmann, T. (2014). Synthesis of liquid crystal silane functionalized gold nanoparticles and their effects on optical and electro-optic properties of a structurally related nematic liquid crystal. ChemPhysChem, 15(7), 1381-1394.

Urbanski, M., Mirzaei, J., Hegmann, T., Kitzerow, H.S. (2014). Nanoparticle doping in nematic liquid crystals: distinction between surface and bulk effects by numerical simulations. ChemPhysChem, 15(7), 1395-1404.

Urbanski, M., Mirzaei, J., Hegmann, T., & Kitzerow, H.S. (2014). Dispersions of functionalized gold nanoparticles in nematic liquid crystals. German Conference on Liquid Crystals, P9, 105-109.

Mirzaei, J., Urbanski, M., Kitzerow, H.S., & Hegmann, T. (2013). Hydrophobic gold nanoparticles via silane conjugation: chemically and thermally robust nanoparticles as dopants for nematic liquid crystals. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 371(1988), 20120256.

Mirzaei, J., Reznikov, M., & Hegmann, T. (2012). Quantum dots as liquid crystal dopants. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 42, 22350-22365.

Stamatoiu, O., Mirzaei, J., Feng, X., & Hegmann, T. (2012). Nanoparticles in liquid crystals and liquid crystalline nanoparticles. Liquid Crystals, Topics in Current Chemistry Series, 318, 331-393.

Mirzaei, J., Urbanski, M., Yu, K., Kitzerow, H.S., & Hegmann, T. (2012). Composites of gold nanoparticles and magic-sized quantum dots in nematic liquid crystal. Proc. ICMEE.

Mirzaei, J., Sawatzky, R., Sharma, A., Urbanski, M., Yu, K., Kitzerow, H.S., & Hegmann, T. Proc. (2012).New developments in nanoparticle-liquid crystal composites: from magic-sized semiconductor nanoclusters to alignment pattern formation via nanoparticle stenciling. SPIE Digital Library, 8279, 827983.

Shivakumar, U., Mirzaei, J., Feng, X., Sharma, A., Moreira, P., & Hegmann, T. (2011). Nanoparticles: complex and multifaceted additives for liquid crystals. Liquid Crystals, 38(11-12), 1495-1514.

Mirzaei, J., Urbanski, M., Yu, K., Kitzerow, H.S., & Hegmann, T. (2011). Nanocomposites of a nematic liquid crystal doped with magic-sized CdSe quantum dots. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 34, 12710-12716.

Mirzaei, J., Amini, M., Pirelahi, H., & Shafiee, A. (2008). Convenient syntheses of 5-[(2-methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazol-1-yl) methyl] -1,3,4-oxadiazole- 2 (3H)thione and N-substituted 2-amino-5-[(2-methyl-5-nitro-1H-imidazol-1-yl)methyl] -1,3,4- thiadiazoles. Journal of Heterocylic Chemistry, 45(3), 921-925.

Mirzaei, J., Siavoshi, F., Emami, S., Safari, F., Khoshayand, M.R., Shafiee, A., & Foroumadi, A. (2008). Synthesis and in vitro anti-Helicobacter pylori activity of N-[5-(5-nitro-2-heteroaryl)-1,3,4-thiadiazol-2-yl] thiomorpholines and relate compounds. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 43(8), 1575-1580.

Foroumadi, S., Mansouri, S., Emami, J., Mirzaei., M., Sorkhi, N., Saeid-Adeli, N., & Shafiee, A. (2006). Synthesis and antibacterial activity of nitroaryl thiadiazole-levofloxacin hybrids. Archiv der Pharmazie, 339(11), 621-624.


Author Name Publications
Comeau, Wendy Comeau, W., & Kolb, B. (2020). Chronic alterations in behavior and neuronal morphology associated with methylphenidate treatment during development in rats. Psychology & Neuroscience, 13(3), 424-437.

Sliwowska, J.H., Comeau, W., Bodnar, T., Ellis, L., & Weinberg, J. (2016). Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and Pair Feeding Differentially Impact Puberty and Reproductive Development in Female Rats: Role of the Kisspeptin System. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 40(11), 2368-2376.

Dobson, C., Holman, P., & Comeau, W.L. (2016). The Effects of Alcohol Exposure on Fetal Development. In N. Reissland & B. S. Kisilevsky (Eds.), Fetal Development (pp. 331-364). Springer International Publishing.

Comeau, W.L., Lee, K., & Weinberg, J. (2015). Prenatal alcohol exposure and adolescent stress produce increased sensitivity to stress and gonadal hormone influences on cognition in adult female rats. Physiology & Behavior, 148(1), 157-165.

Lussier, A., Comeau, W., Bodnar, T., Mingay, M., Hirst, M., Kobor, M., & Weinberg, J. (2015). Prenatal alcohol exposure alters the developmental methylation profile of the rat hypothalamus. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience, 47(A) 109.

Uban, K., Comeau, W., Bodnar, T., Yu, W., Galea, L.A., & Weinberg, J. (2014). Amphetamine sensitization and cross-sensitization with acute restraint stress: impact of prenatal alcohol exposure in male and female rats. Psychopharmacology, 232, 1705-1716.

Comeau, W.L., Winstanley, C.A., & Weinberg, J. (2014). Prenatal alcohol exposure and adolescent stress: Unmasking persistent attentional deficits in rats. European Journal of Neuroscience, 40(7), 3078-3095.

Comeau, W.L., Winstanley,C.A., & Weinberg, J. (2012) Prenatal alcohol exposure and adolescent adversity: long-lasting effects on cognition and drug response. Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, 36.

Comeau, W., McDonald, R., & Kolb, B. (2010). Learning-induced alterations in prefrontal cortical circuitry. Behavioural Brain Research, 214(1), 91-101.

David, Laurence Farrell, J.S., Gaxiola, I., Wolff, M.D., David, L.S., Dika, H., Geeraert, B.L., Wang, X.R., Singh, S., Spanswick, S.C., Dunn, J.F., Antle, M.C., Federico, P., & Teskey, G.C. (2016). Postictal behavioural impairments are due to a severe prolonged hypoperfusion/hypoxia event that is COX-2 dependent. eLife.

David, L.S., Aitoubah, J., Lesperance, L.S., & Wang, L.Y. (2014). Gene delivery in mouse auditory brainstem and hindbrain using in utero electroporation. Molecular Brain, 7, 51-59.

David, L.S., Garcia, E., Cain, S.C., Thau, E.M., Tyson, J.R., & Snutch, T.P. (2010). Splice-variant changes of the Cav3.2 T-type calcium channel mediate voltagedependent facilitation and associate with cardiac hypertrophy and development. Channels, 4(5), 375-389.

Nicholson, R.A., David, L.S., Pan, R.L., & Liu, X.M. (2010). Pinostrobin from Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp. inhibits sodium channel-activated depolarization of mouse brain synaptoneurosomes. Fitoterapia, 81(7), 826-829.

Adams, P.J., Garcia, E., David, L.S., Mulatz, K.J., Spacey, S.D., & Snutch, T.P. (2009). Cav2.1 P/Q-type calcium channel alternative splicing affects the functional impact of familial hemiplegic migraine mutations: Implications for calcium channelopathies. Channels, 3(2), 110-121.

Powell, K.L., Cain, S.M., Ng, C., Sirdesai, S., David, L.S., Kyi, M., Garcia, E., Tyson, J.R., Reid, C.A., Bahlo, M., Foote, S.J., Snutch, T.P., & O’Brien, T.J. (2009). A Cav3.2 Ttype calcium channel point mutation has splice-variant-specific effects on function and segregates with seizure expression in a polygenic rat model of absence epilepsy. The Journal of Neuroscience, 29(2), 371-380.

Nelson, M.T., Joksovic, P.M., Su, P., Kang, H.W., Van Deusen, A., Baumgart, J.P., David, L.S., Snutch, T.P., Barrett, P.Q., Lee, J.H., Zorumski, C.F., Perez-Reyes, E., & Todorovic, S.M. (2007). Molecular mechanisms of subtype-specific inhibition of neuronal T-type calcium channels by ascorbate. The Journal of Neuroscience, 27(46), 12577- 12583.

Snutch, T.P., & David, L.S. (2006). T-type calcium channels: An emerging therapeutic target for the treatment of pain. Drug Discovery Research, 67(4), 404-415.

David, L.S., & Nicholson, R.A. (2004). Quantitation of paralytic shellfish poisoning toxins using mouse brain synaptoneurosomes. Chemosphere, 55(10), 1315-1321.

Liao, C., Zheng, J., David, L.S., & Nicholson, R.A. (2004). Inhibition of voltagesensitive sodium channels by the cannabinoid receptor antagonist AM 251 in mammalian brain. Basic & Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, 94, 73-78.

David, L.S., Plakas, S.M., Said, E., K.R., Jester, L.E., Dickey, R.W., & Nicholson, R.A. (2003). A rapid assay for the brevetoxin group of sodium channel activators based on fluorescence monitoring of synaptoneurosomal membrane potential. Toxicon, 42(2), 191-198.

Nicholson, R.A., Liao, C., Zheng, J., David, L.S., Coyne, L., Errington, A.C., Singh, G., & Lees., G. (2003). Sodium channel inhibition by anandamide and synthetic cannabimimetics in brain. Brain Research, 978(1-2), 194-204.

Velasquez, Pocholo Tuliao, P., Hechanova, M.R., & Velasquez, P. (2018). Psychometric properties of the English and Filipino version of the inventory of attitudes towards seeking mental health services. Asia Pacific Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 9(2), 21-39.

Velasquez, P., & Montiel, C. (2018). Reapproaching Rogers: A discursive examination of client-centered therapy. Person-Centered & Experiential Psychotherapies, 17(3), 253-269.

Tuliao, A. P., & Velasquez, P. A. (2017). Online counselling among Filipinos: Do Internet-related variables matter? Asia Pacific Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 8(1), 53-65.

Tuliao, A. P., Velasquez, P. A., Bello, A. M., & Pinson, M. J. (2016). Intent to seek counseling among Filipinos: Examining loss of face and gender. The Counseling Psychologist, 44(3), 353-382.

Tuliao, A., & Velasquez, P. (2014). Revisiting the General Help Seeking Questionnaire: Adaptation, exploratory factor analysis, and further validation in a Filipino college student sample. Philippine Journal of Psychology, 47(1), 1-17.

Wong, Benjamin Wong, B. (2019). From “Vital Addition” To Fatal Distraction. In D. Gosse (Ed.), About Face: Essays on Addiction, Recovery, Therapies, and Controversies (pp. 214-237). Breakwater Books.


Author Name Publications
Battalova, Alfiya Battalova, A., Bulk, L., Nimmon, L., Hole, R., Krupa, T., Mayer, Y., & Jarus, T. (2020). “I Can Understand Where They’re Coming From”: How Clinicians’ Disability Experiences Shape Their Interaction With Clients. Qualitative Health Research, 30(13), 2064-2076.

Battalova, A. (2019). Ambivalent subjectivities: experiences of mothers with disabilities in Russia. Disability & Society, 34(6), 904-925.

Battalova, A. (2019). Negotiation of care practices by mothers with disabilities in Russia. International Journal of Care and Caring, 3(4), 549-565.

Battalova, A. (2019). Feminist Disability Studies. In T. Heller, S. Parker Harris, C. Gill, & R. Gould (Eds.), Disability in American Life: An Encyclopedia of Concepts, Policies, and Controversies (pp. 282-285). ABC-CLIO.

Battalova, A. (2017). Interrupted Trajectory: The Experiences of Disability and Homeschooling in Post-Soviet Russia. In Silova, I., Millei, Z. & Piattoeva, N. (Eds.), Childhood and Schooling in (Post) Socialist Societies: Memories and Experiences (pp. 163-182). Palgrave MacMillan

Deri, Jillian Deri, J. (2015). Love’s Refraction; Jealousy and Compersion in Queer Women’s Polyamorous Relationships. University of Toronto Press.

Deri, J., & Mendes, W. (2012). Doing Pain “Right:” The Pleasures of Pain in Aerial Dance. In L. F. K. (Ed.), Dimensions of Pain: Humanities and Social Science Perspectives (pp. 94-106). Routledge.

Deri, J. (2012). Polyamory or Polyagony? Jealousy in Open Relationships. In D. S., K. W. & A. H. (Eds.), Emotions Matter: A Relational Approach to Emotions (pp.223-239). University of Toronto Press.

May, Samantha May, S. (2015). Practicing Peace: The Okinawan international martial arts community as a community of practice. The IAFOR Academic Review, 1(5), 3-7.

May, S. (2014). Theoretical perspectives and preliminary results on the feasibility of using Uchinaaguchi in Okinawan karate and kobudo classes. International Review of Ryukyuan and Okinawan Studies ,3, 27-49.

May, S. (2015). Uchinaaguchi language reclamation in the martial arts community in Okinawa and abroad [Doctoral dissertation, University of the Ryukyus, Nishihara]. University of the Ryukyus Repository.

Staff Publications

Department Publications
Library Campos, R., Lindsay, C., & Haley, J. (2021). The Digitization of Course Archives Workflows at Alexander College Library. BCLA Perspectives, (1).