Publications

2007         Deiner. K.,  J.C. Garza, R. Coey, and D.J. Girman. Population structure and genetic diversity of trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) above and below natural and manmade-barriers in the Russian River, California. Conservation Genetics 8:437-454.

2007         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. The Earth in the Balance.  Biology B Textbook, Unit 10, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California. 123pp.

2007         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. The History of Life: Evidence From Fossils and Molecules.  Biology B Textbook, Unit 9, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California. 106pp.

2007         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. The Science of Change: Genetic Engineering to Evolution.  Biology B Textbook, Unit 8, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California. 119pp.

2007         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. Why Sex?.  Biology B Textbook, Unit 7, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California.97pp.

2007         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. Communication within the Body: The Nervous and Endocrine Systems.  Biology B Textbook, Unit 6, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California.120pp.

2006         Ouellette, G. B. Fisher, and D.J. Girman.  Molecular Systematics of the Subfamily Ponerinae: a Phylogenetic Study of Tribe-Level Relationships.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 40:359-369.

2006         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. Diet, Health, and Nutrition.  Biology A Textbook, Unit 1, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California.116pp.

2006         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. Physiology and Cellular Energy.  Biology A Textbook. Unit 2, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California. 114pp.

2006         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. Cancer and Cellular Function.  Biology A Textbook, Unit 3, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California. 110pp.

2006         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. Forensic DNA and Inheritance of Traits.  Biology A Textbook, Unit 4, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California. 110pp.

2006         Girman, DJ and S McNeil. Diseases and Immune Defense.  Biology A Textbook, Unit 5, Portable Assisted Study Sequence Program.  California State Department of Education, Fresno, California. 96pp.

2005         Hull, J. and D.J. Girman. Population structure and historical demography in migrating Sharp-shinned hawks (Accipiter velox): Effects of Holocene climatic variability. In Molecular Ecology, 14:159-170.

2004         Michaud, J. T. Gardali, N. Nur, and D. J. Girman.  Effects of nest predation and brood parasitism on the population viability of Wilson’s warblers in coastal California.  Wilson Bulletin, 11:41-47.

2003         Girman, D.J. and S. McNeil. No Fear: Science achievement tests and integration of content standards through effective teaching. The CSP Connection Vol.4, No.2, Nov, 2003.

2003       Outlaw, D.C., G. Voelker, B. Mila, and D.J. Girman.  Evolution of long-distance migration and historical biogeography of the Catharus thrushes: a molecular phylogenetic approach.  The Auk, 120:299-310.

2002       Kimura, M; Clegg, SM; Lovette, IJ; Holder, KR; Girman, DJ; Mila, B; Wade, P; Smith, TB.  Phylogeographical approaches to assessing demographic connectivity between breeding and overwintering regions in a Nearctic-Neotropical warbler (Wilsonia pusilla). Molecular Ecology, V11:1605-1616.

2001       Girman, D. J., C. Vilà, E. Geffen, S. Creel, M. G. L. Mills, J. W. McNutt, J. Ginsberg, P. Kat, K. H. Mamiya, and R. K. Wayne. Patterns of population subdivision, gene flow and genetic variability in the African wild dog (Lycaon pictus). Molecular Ecology.10:1703-1723.

2000       Smith, T.B., K. Holder, DJ Girman, K. O'Keefe, B. Larison, and Y. Chan.  Comparative avian phylogeography of Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea mountains: implications for conservation. Molecular Ecology, 9:1505-1516.

2000       Fisher, BL. and DJ Girman.  Biogeography of the ants in eastern Madagascar.  In: Diversity and Endemism on Madagascar. W.R. Lourenco & S.M. Goodman (Eds.) Memoires de la Societe de Biogeographie, Paris. Pp.331-344.

2000       Mila, B, DJ Girman, M Kimura, and TB Smith.  Pleistocene effects of MacGillivray's warbler (Opprornis tolmiei), a neotrpoical migratory songbird. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B. 267:1033-1040

2000       Smith TB, Wayne RK, DJ Girman, and MW Bruford.  Evaluating the Divergence-with-Gene-Flow Model in Natural Populations: The Importance of Ecotones in Rainforest Speciation. In: C Mortiz and Bermingham E Eds.Rainforests Past and Future. University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

2000       Smith, TB and DJ Girman. Combining molecular genetic and ecological approaches to evaluate new adaptive peaks in the polymorphic African finch.  In:  Adaptive Genetic Variation In The Wild (T. Mousseau and B. Sinervo, eds.). Oxford, Oxford University Press.

1999       Girman, DJ, WJ Sydeman, and TB Smith.  1999.  Population genetic structure of ashy storm-petrels.  In: Monitoring of Sea Birds of the Farallon Islands. Technical Report.  National Biological Survey.

1997       Girman, DJ, MGL Mills, E Geffen, and RK Wayne.  A genetic analysis of social structure and dispersal in African wild dogs (Lycaon pictus).  Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 40:187-198.

1997       Smith, TB, RK Wayne, DJ Girman, and MW Bruford.  A role for ecotones in generating rainforest biodiversity.  Science  276: 1855-1857.

1997       Girman, DJ and RK Wayne.  Genetic perspectives on wild dog conservation.  In: IUCN African Wild Dog Species Action Plan (J. Ginsberg and R. Woodruff, eds.). Gland, IUCN.

1997       Wayne, RK, E Geffen, DJ Girman, KP Koepfli, and CR Marshall.  Molecular Systematics of the Canidae. Systematic Biology  46:622-653.

1996       Girman, DJ. The use of PCR-SSCP analysis in conservation biology.  In: Molecular Techniques in Conservation (TB Smith and RK Wayne, eds.).  Oxford, Oxford University Press.

1994       Gotelli, D, C Sillero-Zuberi, GD Applebaum, MS Roy, DJ Girman, J Garcia-Moreno, EA Ostrander, and RK Wayne.  Molecular genetics of the most endangered canid: The Ethiopian wolf Canis simensis. Molecular Ecology, 3:301-312.

1994       Wayne, RK, AJ Taylor, DJ Girman, and D Gotelli.  Molecular Genetics of endangered species.  In: Creative Conservation: Interactive management of wild and captive animals.  London, Chapman and Hall.

1994       Clare-Salzer, M, Y Mullen, A Chai, E Stein, D Girman, and K Lennartz.  Effect of H-2 compatibility in autoimmune destruction of islet allografts from B10 congenic lines to nonobese diabetic mice.  Pancreas, 9:179-185.

1994       Roy, MS, DJ Girman, AC Taylor, and RK Wayne.  The use of museum specimens to reconstruct the genetic variability and relationships of extinct populations.  Experimentia, 50:551-557.

1993       Girman, DJ, PW Kat, MGL Mills, JR Ginsberg, M Borner, V Wilson, JH Fanshawe, C Fitzgibbon, LM Lau, and RK Wayne.  Molecular genetic and morphologic analysis of the African wild dog (Lycaon pictus).  Journal of Heredity, 84:450-459.

1992       Geffen, E, A Mercure, DJ Girman, DW Macdonald, and RK Wayne.  Phylogenetic relationships of the fox-like canids: Mitochondrial DNA restriction fragments and cytochrome b sequence analyses. Journal of Zoology, 228:27-39.

1991a     Wayne, RK, SB George, D Gilbert, PW Collins, S Kovach, D Girman, and N Lehman.  A morphologic and genetic study of the island fox, Urocyon littoralis, Evolution, 45:1849-1868.

1991b     Wayne, RK, D Gilbert, N Lehman, K Hansen, A Eisenhawer, D Girman, RO Peterson,  LD Mech, PJP Gogan, US Seal, and RJ Krumenaker.  Conservation genetics of the endangered Isle royale gray wolf.  Conservation Biology, 5:41-51.

1990       Wayne, RK, A Meyer, N Lehman, B Van Valkenburgh, PW Kat, TK Fuller, D Girman, and SJ O'Brien.   Large sequence divergence among mitochondrial genotypes within populations of eastern African black-backed jackals.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 87:1772-1776 (1990).

1989       Klandorf, H, AR Chirra, A Degrucci, and DJ Girman. Dimethyl-sulfoxide modulation of diabetes onset in NOD mice. Diabetes 38:194-197.

1988       Klandorf, H, AR Chirra, DJ Girman, and Y Mullen. 1988. Dimethyl-sulfoxide markedly accelerates diabetes onset in NOD mice. Clin. Res. 36:A155.