Jessica M. Rocheleau


Photograph of First Last
Morrill III 356B

B.A., Saint Anselm College, 2003

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester, 2008


University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA., 2009-2010

Research Interests: 

Molecular and Cellular Biology

Representative Publications: 

Rocheleau, JM. Converting a Cell Biology Laboratory Course from Cookbook labs to Guided Inquiry Investigations. Tested Studies for Laboratory Teaching, Proceedings of the Association for Biology Laboratory Education. Vol 37, Article 85. 2016

Manzella, M, Holmes, DE, Rocheleau, JM, Chung, A, Reguera, G, and Kashefi, K. The complete genome sequence and emendation of the hyperthermophilic, obligate iron-reducing archaeon “Geoglobus ahangari” strain 234T. Stds in Genomic Sciences. 2015

Lipson K, Rocheleau JM. Investigating Critical Periods in Bean Beetle Development. Tested Laboratory Activities using Bean Beetles, Callosobruchus maculatus. April, 2014.

O’Connell, D, Mruk, K, Rocheleau, JM,and Kobertz, WR. Xenopus laevis Oocytes Infected with Multi-drug Resistent Bacteria: Implications for Electrical Recordings. J. Gen. Physiol. 2011, 138: 271-277.

Rocheleau, JM and Kobertz, WR. KCNE Peptides Differently Affect Voltage Sensor Equilibrium and Equilibration Rates in KCNQ1 K+ Channels. J. Gen. Physiol. 2008, 131: 59-68.

Rocheleau, JM, Gage, SD and Kobertz, WR. Secondary Structure of a KCNE Cytoplasmic Domain. J. Gen. Physiol. 2006, 128: 721-729.