Scott   Gunn

Professor  

Office: ESCNE 1.360
Phone: (956) 665-3540
Email: scott.gunn@utrgv.edu

Dr. Scott Gunn





Selected Publications


  • Scott Gunn and L Hilburn. "Cytosystematics of five North American Amblyomma (Acarina: Ixodidae) species," Journal of Parasitology 81, (1995): 25-29.

  • I Greenbaum, Scott Gunn, S Smith, B McAllister, D Hale, R Baker, M Engstrom, M Hamilton, W Modi, L Robbins, D Rogers, O Ward, W Dawson, F Elder, T Hsu, M Lee, S Pathak, and F Stangl, Jr.. "Cytogenetic nomenclature of deer mice, Peromyscus (Rodentia): Revision and review of the standard karyotype," Cytogenetics and Cell Genetics 66, (1994): 181-195.

  • Scott Gunn, L Hilburn, and B Burbach. "Homology within the X chromosome of Boophilus microplus (Canestrini) and B. annulatus (Say)," Journal of Heredity 84, (1993): 232-235.

  • Scott Gunn and L Hilburn. "Karyotypic variation in laboratory lines of the Cayenne tick, Amblyomma cajennense (Fabricius): Aneuploidy and evidence of an autosomal translocation," Journal of Medical Entomology 28, (1991): 350-356.

  • Scott Gunn and L Hilburn. "Pathenogenesis and karyotypic evolution in the Cayenne tick Amblyomma cajennense (Fabricius): A model for the production of karyotypic change through the parthenogenetic pathway," Journal of Medical Entomology 28, (1991): 340-349.

  • Scott Gunn and L Hilburn. "Cytosystematics of five North American Dermacentor (Acarina: Ixodidae) species," Journal of Medical Entomology 27, (1990): 620-627.

  • L Hilburn, Scott Gunn, and C Castillo. "A comparison of the isozyme phenotypes of the morphologically similar ticks Amblyomma cajennense (F) and A. imitator Kohls (Acari: Ixodidae) from South Texas," Journal of Medical Entomology 26, (1989): 23-29.

  • Scott Gunn and L Hilburn. "Differential staining of tick chromosomes: Techniques for C-banding and silver staining and karyology of Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Latreille)," Journal of Parasitology 75, (1989): 239-245.

  • L Hilburn, Scott Gunn, and R Davey. "The genetics of New World Boophilus microplus (Canestrini) and B. annulatus (Say) in their possible control," Bulletin of the Society for Vector Ecology 14, (1989): 222-231.

  • Scott Gunn. "Chromosomal variation and differentiation among insular populations of Peromyscus from the Pacific Northwest," Canadian Journal of Zoology 66, (1988): 2726-2733.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Scott Gunn. JAMP Program, State of Texas, JAMP Office, $17,542.00 (September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018)

  • Scott Gunn. MCAT Preparation Support, UTPA Institutional Enhancement Award, $86,900.00 (September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018)

  • Scott Gunn. JAMP Program, State of Texas, JAMP Office, $17,397.00 (September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2017)

  • Scott Gunn. MCAT Preparation Support, UTPA Institutional Enhancement Award, $86,900.00 (September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2017)

  • Scott Gunn. JAMP Program, State of Texas, JAMP Office, $18,338.00 (September 1, 2015 - August 31, 2016)

  • Scott Gunn. MCAT Preparation Support, UTPA Institutional Enhancement Award, $86,900.00 (September 1, 2015 - August 31, 2016)

  • Scott Gunn. JAMP Program, State of Texas, JAMP Office, $18,644.00 (September 1, 2014 - August 31, 2015)

  • Scott Gunn. MCAT Preparation Support, UTPA Institutional Enhancement Award, $86,900.00 (September 1, 2014 - August 31, 2015)

  • Scott Gunn. JAMP Program, State of Texas, JAMP Office, $18,564.00 (September 1, 2013 - August 31, 2014)

  • Scott Gunn. MCAT Preparation Support, UTPA Institutional Enhancement Award, $86,900.00 (September 1, 2013 - August 31, 2014)



Selected Presentations


  • Scott Gunn. "Seismic Shifts – Pedagogy in Medical Education," Annual PACE Ethics Conference, Pan American Conference on Ethics, Edinburg, TX (April 2016)

  • Scott Gunn. "Status and Curriculum Development for the UTRGV School of Medicine. ," Annual PACE Ethics Conference, Pan American Conference on Ethics, Edinburg, TX (November 2014)

  • Scott Gunn. "Medical Education: the Ethical Complications of Perpetual Competition," Annual PACE Ethics Conference, Pan American Conference on Ethics, Edinburg, TX (March 2012)

  • Scott Gunn, Bob Benivedes, Hassan Ahmad, and Javier macossay-Torres. "Biocompatibility of electrospun polymer nanofibers (EPN). ," HESTEC Conference 2010, UT-PAn American HESTEC, Edinburg, TX (September 2010)

  • Scott Gunn and David Leal. "Factors affecting the incidence and frequency of pediatric doctor’s office visits in Edinburg, Texas. ," Second Annual PACE Ethics Conference, Pan American Conference on Ethics, Edinburg, TX (April 2010)

  • Scott Gunn. "Ethical Issues in Medical Education and Training.," Annual PACE Ethics Conference, Pan American Conference on Ethics, Edinburg, TX (April 2010)

  • Scott Gunn, Bimal Banik, Sue Naylor, and Anthony Ramirez. "UT-PA – CTRC at UT-HSC-SA Border Partnership," National Cancers Institute Program Directors Meeting, National Science Foundation, Rockville, Maryland (September 2009)

  • Scott Gunn. "Generating Effective Letters of Evaluation," Annual Meetins of the Texas Association of Advisors for the Health Professions, Texas Association of Advisors for the Health Professions, San Antonio, TX (February 2008)

  • Scott Gunn. "Success of Academic Enrichment Programs at UT-Pan American," Annual Meetins of the Texas Association of Advisors for the Health Professions, Texas Association of Advisors for the Health Professions, Houston, TX (February 2006)

  • Scott Gunn, Sandra Garvock, and Larry Jones. "Academic Enrichment Program - A partnership among the University of Texas Medical Branch, School of Medicine, The University of Texas at El Paso and the University of Texas-Pan American at Edinburg. ," Seventh Biennial University of Texas System Border Health Symposium. , University of Texas System-Border Health, South Padre Island, TX (October 2002)

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BIOL 3413 B - Genetics:
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BIOL 3413 D - Genetics:
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BIOL 3413 01 - Genetics:
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BIOL 3413 I - Genetics:
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BIOL 3413 A - Genetics:
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BIOL 3413 E - Genetics:
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