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KENNETH B. STOREY

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NATIONALITY: Canadian

EDUCATION:
B.Sc. (First Class Honours) Biochemistry, University of Calgary, 1971
Ph.D. Zoology, University of British Columbia, 1974


PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:

7/11 - present

Cross-appointment, Department of Neuroscience, Carleton University

7/01 - present

Canada Research Chair in Molecular Physiology, College of Natural Sciences, Carleton University, Ottawa

7/89 -present

Professor of Biochemistry, Departments of Biology and Chemistry, Carleton University, Ottawa

7/85-6/89

Professor of Biochemistry and Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa

7/79-6/85

Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa

7/74-6/79

Assistant Professor of Zoology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina


PROFESSIONAL HONOURS:

2012
2011
2010
2010
2008
2007
2005-2007
2004-present
2000
1999
1998
1997
1993-1995
1990
1989
1984-1986

Fellow of the Society for Cryobiology
Fry Medal, Canadian Society of Zoologists
Flavelle Medal, Royal Society of Canada
Graduate Student Mentor award, Carleton University
Carleton University Research Achievement Award (also in 2003, 1998,1992,1989)
Distinguished Alumni Award, University of Calgary
Professor Extraordinary, Botany & Zoology, Stellenbosch University, S. Africa
ISI Highly Cited Researcher
Public Awareness Prize, Canadian Society of Zoologists
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship
Ottawa Life Sciences Council, Basic Research Award
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, elected
Killam Senior Research Fellowship
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, elected
Ayerst Award, Canadian Biochemical Society
E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship, NSERC Canada


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

Plenary & keynote lectures:

55

Invited symposium lectures:

89

Symposia organized:

27

Invited university seminars:

369

Voluntary communications at conferences
  (with students & collaborators):

390

 

 

Total publications:
  Includes:
  - Invited reviews in conference proceedings:
  - Invited review articles:
  - Book chapters:
  - Magazine & encyclopedia articles:
  - Books edited

645

 45

32
38

12

7

 

Book Editor:
Storey, K.B. and Tannino, K. 2011. Temperature Adaptation in a Changing Climate. CABI Publishers, 2011
Storey, K.B. Functional Metabolism: Regulation and Adaptation. Wiley, 2004
Storey, K.B. and Storey, J.M. Cell and Molecular Responses to Stress, Elsevier Press.
Elsevier, 2000-2002
      Volume 1, 2000:
Environmental stressors and gene responses
      Volume 2, 2001:
Protein adaptations and signal transduction
      Volume 3, 2002:
Sensing, signaling and cell adaptation
Storey, K.B. Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Arrest: Life in Limbo. BIOS Scientific Publishers, Oxford, 2001
Storey, K.B. Environmental Stress and Gene Regulation.
BIOS Scientific Publishers, Oxford, 1999

Member of the Series Advisory Board
Ecological and Environmental Physiology (ed. W. Burggren) Oxford University Press, 2003-

Member of Editorial Board:
Peer J (since 2012)
Research and Reports in Biology (since 2010)
Journal of Thermal Biology (since 2007)
Journal of Comparative Physiology B (since 1994)
Past member: American Journal of Physiology, Molecular Physiology, Copeia, J. Experimental Zoology,
Environmental Reviews, Biochemistry & Cell Biology, Cryo-Letters, Experimental Biology Online


PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:

Royal Society of Canada
Society for Cryobiology
Canadian Biochemical Society
Canadian Society of Zoologists
American Society of Biological Chemists
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
American Association for the Advancement of Science
The Explorers Club of New York (past)


RESEARCH PERSONNEL DIRECTED:

 

Current

Past

Postdoctoral fellows

1

11

Ph.D. Students

5

29

M.Sc. Students

5

49

B.Sc. Hons. Students

2

80

NSERC USRA scholars

6

45

Other student researchers

4

10

Technicians

-

11


RECENT RESEARCH GRANTS AND CONTRACTS:

N.S.E.R.C. Discovery grant: Molecular mechanisms of metabolic rate depression.  4/09 - 03/14;   $725,000

N.S.E.R.C. Canada Research Chair in Molecular Physiology: 2001-present;    $200,000 / year

N.S.E.R.C. Research Tools and Instruments grants: 
Life in the slow lane: 2-D electrophoresis for analysis of protein adaptations supporting hypometabolism.  4/12 – 3/13;    $24,890
Stress-responsive gene expression and protein adaptation: analysis with CFX96 real-time PCR detection system.   4/11 – 3/12;    $49,716
Stress tolerance: gel documentation for analysis of gene/protein/enzyme expression and adaptation. 2009 – 2010;   $41,880
Instrumentation for studies of animal freeze tolerance: cool, cold and ultra-low! 2008-2009;   $18,739
Biochemical adaptation: superspeed centrifuge for studies in enzymology and metabolic regulation. 2007-2008;   $36,806.

Carleton University Research Achievement Award: Autophagy and hypometabolism: a new paradigm. 5/08-4/09;   $15,000

Canadian Foundation for Innovation: Environmental stress adaptation: equipment for genomics,
proteomics and enzymology research. 03/02-02/03 $246,540

Ontario Innovation Trust: Environmental stress adaptation: equipment for genomics, proteomics
and enzymology research. 03/02-02/03 $246,540

N.S.E.R.C. Discovery grant: Molecular mechanisms of metabolic rate depression.  4/04 - 03/09   $727,600

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario
Hypothermic & freezing preservation of heart: vertebrate models. 7/1998 - 6/2000, $62,750

Canadian Diabetes Association
Mechanisms of extreme hyperglycemia tolerance in a unique vertebrate.
7/97 - 6/98, $38,455

National Institutes of Health, U.S.A. (GM 43796):
Organ cryopreservation: model studies on a freeze tolerant frog.
1990-1993, $357,940. 1993-1996, $380,242


RESEARCH ACTIVITIES (recent)

2012
2011
2011
2010
2008
2007
2005
2004
1999
1998
1998

1997

1994
1993
1992

1991
1990

Visiting lecturer & researcher, St. George’s University, Grenada
Research scientist, R/V New Horizon expedition, Sea of Cortez, Mexico
Visiting lecturer & researcher, St. George’s University, Grenada
Visiting researcher,
Sport and Exercise Science, U. Coventry, UK
Visiting researcher, Sable Systems International, Las Vegas, Nevada
Visiting researcher, Dept. Botany and Zoology, Stellenbosch University, S. Africa
Visiting researcher, Physiologisches Institut, Universitat Zuerich-Irchel, Switzerland
Visiting researcher, Dept. Botany and Zoology, Stellenbosch University, S. Africa
Visiting researcher, Kyoto Institute of Technology, Kyoto, Japan
Visiting researcher, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York
Visiting researcher, Harvard Medical School (lab of F. Bunn) and Massachusetts General Hospital (lab of D. Brown), Boston, Mass.
Visiting researcher, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratories, University of California, Berkeley, CA.
Visiting scientist, McMurdo Station, Antarctica
Visiting researcher, Harvard University Medical School, Boston, MA
Visiting researcher, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratories, University of California, Berkeley, CA.
Visiting researcher, Department of Biochemistry, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
Visiting researcher, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA.

 

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