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David Gauthier

  • David Gauthier
  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • 202m Mills Godwin Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3822
  • dgauthie@odu.edu
  • Education

    Virginia Institute of Marine Science, The College of William & Mary, 2004
    Major: Marine Science
    Degree: Ph. D.
    College of Natural Science, Michigan State University, 1996
    Major: Zoology
    Degree: B.S.
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    A learning community for engineers and biologists at the bio-micro/nano interface
    Sponsoring Organization: NSF, Course Curriculum and Laboratory Improvement Program (CCLI): Phase I
    Date: 2010 - 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Qian, S.; Beskok, A.; Gauthier, D.; Hao, J. Z.
    MRI: Acquisition of a four-probe MultiView4000 AFM/NSOM/SPM system
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation, Major Research Instrumentation
    Date: 2009 - 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Qian, S.; Beskok, A.; Cooper, R. A.; Gauthier, D.; Hao, J. Z.
    Physiological impacts of hypoxia on health and Mycobacterium-infected striped bass (Morone saxatilis)
    Sponsoring Organization: NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office
    Date: July, 2010 - July, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.; Vogelbein, W. K.; Fabrizio, M. F.; Brill, R.
    Research For Undergraduates in Math and Science
    Sponsoring Organization: ODU Honors College
    Date: June, 2011 - June, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.; Gaff, H.
    Finding animal reservoirs in Chesapeake Bay for the striped bass pathogens Mycobacterium pseudoshottsii and Mycobacterium shottsii
    Sponsoring Organization: Coastal Conservation Association
    Date: June, 2010 - December, 2010
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.; Rowan, B. J.
    Bermuda Fish Kill
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Institute of Marine Science
    Date: January, 2010 - December, 2010
    Awarding Organization: Other
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.
    Modeling eco-epidemiology of chronic disease in wild finfish
    Sponsoring Organization: ODU Office of Research Multidisciplinary Seed Funding Program
    Date: 2010 - 2010
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.; Gaff, H.; Latour, R.; Reece, K.; Vogelbein, W.
    Genetic variability and population structure of striped bass along the US eastern seaboard
    Sponsoring Organization: Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program
    Date: 2008 - 2010
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Carlsson, J.; Gauthier, D.
    Ecology of mycobacterial striped bass pathogens in water and sediments of the Rappahannock River, VA
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Water Resources Research Center
    Date: 2008 - 2009
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.; Vogelbein, W. K.; Reece, K. S.
    Investigations of mycobacteriosis in Chesapeake Bay striped bass Morone saxatilis
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Marine Resources Commission/Recreational Fishery Advisory Board
    Date: 2006 - 2009
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.; Vogelbein, W. K.; Reece, K. S.
    The role of mycobacteriosis in elevated natural mortality of Chesapeake Bay striped bass: Developing better models for stock assessment and management
    Sponsoring Organization: NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office
    Date: 2006 - 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vogelbein, W. K.; Hoenig, J. M.; Gauthier, D.; Rhodes, M. W.; Kator, H.
    Application of new molecular tools to identify sources of pathogenic Mycobacterium spp. in the environment
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Sea Grant
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Gauthier, D.; Vogelbein, W. K.; Reece, K. S.
    The Elizabeth River monitoring program 2006-2007: Mummichog liver histopathology and sediment chemical contamination
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
    Date: 2006 - 2007
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Vogelbein, W. K.; Gauthier, D.; Unger, M.
    Field investigations of mycobacteriosis in striped bass of Chesapeake Bay
    Sponsoring Organization: United States Geologic Survey Cooperative Research Agreement 02ERA G0071
    Date: 2005 - 2006
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Ottinger, C. A.; Gauthier, D.; Kator, H.; Rhodes, M. W.; Vogelbein, W. K.
    Development of molecular tools for in situ hybridization studies of mycobacteriosis in the striped bass, Morone saxatilis
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Marine Resources Commission/Recreational Fishery Advisory Board
    Date: 2004 - 2005
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Vogelbein, W. K.; Reece, K. S.; Gauthier, D.