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Faculty Directory » Margaret T. Hoey


Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Wednesday 9:00am - 10:15am
Thursday 2:00pm - 3:15pm

Office Information:

Room Number: SCI 228
Phone: (978) 665-3618

Courses Taught:

General Biology (BIOL 1800)
Genetics (BIOL 2800)
General Botany (BIOL 1400)
Evolution (BIOL 4600)


Post-Doctoral Work, University of Georgia
Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1990.
B.S., Emory University 1982

Research Interests:

Flora diversity of local habitats.
Evolution of genes or species.

Representative Publications:

Birnbaum, Mark J., Jenna Picco, Meghan Clements, Hanna Witwicka, Meiheng Yang, Margaret T. Hoey, and Paul R. Odgren, 2010. "Using Osteoclast Differentiation as a Model for Gene Discovery in an Undergraduate Cell Biology Laboratory," Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education, 38:  385–392.

Hoey, M. T. and C. R. Parks. 1994. "Intercontinental patterns of isozyme divergence in Liquidambar," Systematic Botany.  19:  308-316

Merkle, S.A., M. T. Hoey, B.A. Watson-Pauley and S. E. Schlarbaum. 
1993. "Propagation of Liriodendron hybrids via somatic embryogenesis," Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, 34:  191-198.

Hoey, M. T. and C. R. Parks, 1991. "Isozyme divergence between Eastern Asian, North American and Turkish species of Liquidambar (Hamamelidaceae)," American Journal of Botany, 78: 938-947.

Hoey, M. T. and C. R. Parks, 1990. "The genetic control of isozymes in Liquidambar L. (Hamamelidaceae)," Journal of Heredity, 81: 393- 397.

Professional Affiliations:

AAAS – American Association for the Advancement of Science
New England Botanical Club