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JESSICA DUTTON

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES PROGRAM

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Diplomas/Degrees

Ph.D. Marine Science, Stony Brook University (2012)
M.Phil. Marine Science, Stony Brook University (2010)
M.A. Geology, Queens College (2006)
B.Sc.(Hons) Marine Biology, Swansea University (2000)

Recent Courses

Environmental Science
Introduction To The Oceans
Principles Of Toxicology

Research Interests

Estuarine and marine pollution, Trophic transfer of metals, Factors influencing metal accumulation in aquatic organisms, Maternal transfer of metals to offspring, Risk to human health from consuming wild and farm raised fish and shellfish

Refereed Articles

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Dutton J, Fisher NS (2014), Modeling metal bioaccumulation and tissue distribution in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) in three contaminated estuaries. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 33, 89-101.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2012), Influence of humic acid on the uptake of metals by the killifish Fundulus heteroclitus. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 31, 2225-2232.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2012), Bioavailability of sediment-bound and algal metals to killifish Fundulus heteroclitus. Aquatic Biology, 16, 85-96.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2011), Salinity effects on the bioavailability of aqueous metals for the estuarine killifish Fundulus heteroclitus. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 30, 2107-2114.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2011), Bioaccumulation of As, Cd, Cr, Hg(II), and MeHg in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) from amphipod and worm prey. Science of the Total Environment, 409, 3438-3447.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2010), Intraspecific comparisons of metal bioaccumulation in the juvenile Atlantic silverside (Menidia menidia). Aquatic Biology, 10, 211-226.

Williams J, Dutton J, Chen C and Fisher NS (2010), Metal (As, Cd, Hg, and CH3Hg) bioaccumulation from water and food by the benthic amphipod Leptocheirus plumulosus. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 29, 1755-1761.

Fisher N, Mathews T, Dutton J (2010), Dietary sources dominate metal uptake in marine fish. Rapport du Congrès de la Commission Internationale pour I’Exploration Scientifique de la Mer Méditerranée, 39, 251.

McHugh CMG, Seeber L, Cormier MH, Dutton J, Cagatay N, Polonia A, Ryan WBF and Gorur N (2006), Submarine earthquake geology along the North Anatolia Fault in the Marmara Sea, Turkey: A model of transform basin sedimentation. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 248, 661-684.


Conference Presentations/Papers

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Dutton J, Venuti V (2014). Effect of body length on metal concentrations in tuna and mahi-mahi. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 35th Annual Meeting. Vancouver, Canada.

Dutton J, Cinquemani S (2014). Use of the eastern mud snail (Ilyanassa obsoleta) as a bioindicator of localized metal contamination. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 35th Annual Meeting. Vancouver, Canada.

Christensen BA, Goff JA, Austin JA, Browne CM, Duzgoren-Aydin NS, Flood RD, McHugh CM, Dutton J, Hosseini P, Brownawell B (2013). Soupy surface muds: a probable Sandy storm horizon with a potential source fingerprint. In American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

Hosseini P, McHugh CM, Christensen BA, Dutton J, Brownawell B, Gurung D (2013). Effects of Superstorm Sandy on depositional environments offshore Long Island, New York. In American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2013). Modeling metal bioaccumulation in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) in three contaminated estuaries. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 34th Annual Meeting. Nashville, TN.

Dutton J, Record MJ (2013). Bioaccumulation and trophic transfer of As, Cd, Cu, Hg, Pb, and Zn in two contaminated salt marshes on the south shore of Long Island, New York. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 34th Annual Meeting. Nashville, TN.

Christensen BA, Dutton J, Brown D (2010). Mio-Pliocene benthic foraminiferal biofacies changes in the Canterbury Basin. In American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. San Francisco, CA.

Williams JJ, Dutton J, Chen CY, Fisher NS (2010). Metal (As, Cd, Hg, CH3Hg) bioaccumulation from water and food by the benthic amphipod Leptocheirus plumulosus. In Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 19th Annual Meeting. Townsend, WA.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2009). The influence of salinity on the uptake of As, Cd, Cr, Hg, and MeHg into an estuarine fish from the dissolved phase. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 30th Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2009). The role of dissolved organic matter in the uptake of As, Cd, Cr, Hg, and MeHg into killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) from the dissolved phase. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 30th Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2008). Assessing the bioaccumulation of metals in killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus), a bioindicator organism. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 29th Annual Meeting. Tampa, FL.

Chen C, Shaw J, Fisher NS, Dutton J (2007). Fundulus heteroclitus: A model organism for metal exposure and biotransfer from sediments in intertidal habitats. In Estuarine Research Federation Conference. Providence, RI.

Dutton J, Fisher NS (2007). Intraspecific differences in metal bioaccumulation in the Atlantic silverside (Menidia menidia): inferences regarding the effects of key biological processes. In Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 28th Annual Meeting. Milwaukee, WI.