College of Arts and Sciences
Science Building, Room 125
Dr. Amy Anne Erickson, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at LSUS, received her Ph.D. in Biology from the University of South Florida in 2003 and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Smithsonian Marine Station in Fort Pierce in 2006. She has been at LSUS since 2007, where she teaches, advises, and engages students in research. Courses she teaches include General Biology, Marine Environment, Marine Biology, Aquatic Biology, Principles of Ecology, and Biostatistics, among others.
University of South Florida
MS General Experimental Psychology
Florida State University
Capper, A., Erickson., A.A., Ritson-Williams, R., Becerro, M.A., Arthur, K.A., and Paul, V.J. (2016). Palatability and chemical defences of benthic cyanobacteria to a suite of herbivores. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 474:101-108.
Erickson, A.A., Bell, S.S., and Dawes, C.J. (2012). Associational resistance protects mangrove leaves from crab herbivory. Acta Oec. 41:46-57.
Erickson, A.A., Paul, V. J., Van Alstyne, K.L., and Kwiatkowski, L.M. (2006). Palatability of green algae that may employ different types of activated chemical defenses. J. Chem. Ecol. 32:1883-1895.
Erickson, A.A., Bell, S.S., and Dawes, C.J. (2004). Does mangrove leaf chemistry help explain crab herbivory patterns? Biotropica 36(3):333-343.
Marine Feeding Ecology
Principles of Ecology