Jennifer Macalady

Director of the Ecology Institute; Professor of Geosciences

Jennifer Macalady

Research Summary

Microbial interactions with earth materials: soils, sediments, solutes, atmospheric gases, minerals, and rocks. Early evolution of Earth’s biosphere, including photosynthesis and sulfur cycling. Microbial ecology, environmental omics, microbial biogeography.

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Publication Tags

Sulfur Sulfides Lakes Iron Oxidation Oxygen Population Carbon Sulfide Genome Metagenomics Sulfates Ecosystem Biofilms Cyanobacteria Nitrogen Pyrite Water Drainage Bacteria Coal Lake Microorganisms Microbiota Bacterium

Most Recent Publications

Microbial carbon, sulfur, iron, and nitrogen cycling linked to the potential remediation of a meromictic acidic pit lake

Diana Ayala-Muñoz, Jennifer L. Macalady, Javier Sánchez-España, Carmen Falagán, Estelle Couradeau, William D. Burgos, 2022, ISME Journal on p. 2666-2679

Diana Ayala-Muñoz, William D. Burgos, Javier Sánchez-España, Carmen Falagán, Estelle Couradeau, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2022, Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology

Brayon J. Fremin, Ami S. Bhatt, Nikos C. Kyrpides, Aditi Sengupta, Alexander Sczyrba, Aline Maria da Silva, Alison Buchan, Amelie Gaudin, Andreas Brune, Ann M. Hirsch, Anthony Neumann, Ashley Shade, Axel Visel, Barbara Campbell, Brett Baker, Brian P. Hedlund, Byron C. Crump, Cameron Currie, Charlene Kelly, Chris Craft, Christina Hazard, Christopher Francis, Christopher W. Schadt, Colin Averill, Courtney Mobilian, Dan Buckley, Dana Hunt, Daniel Noguera, David Beck, David L. Valentine, David Walsh, Dawn Sumner, Despoina Lymperopoulou, Devaki Bhaya, Donald A. Bryant, Elise Morrison, Eoin Brodie, Erica Young, Erik Lilleskov, Eva Högfors-Rönnholm, Feng Chen, Frank Stewart, Graeme W. Nicol, Hanno Teeling, Harry R. Beller, Hebe Dionisi, Hui Ling Liao, J. Michael Beman, Jennifer Macalady, Monica Medina, 2022, Cell Reports

Functional redundancy imparts process stability to acidic Fe(II)-oxidizing microbial reactors

Diana Ayala-Muñoz, Rachel L. Simister, Sean A. Crowe, Jennifer L. Macalady, William D. Burgos, 2021, Environmental Microbiology on p. 3682-3694

Judith M. Klatt, Gonzalo V. Gomez-Saez, Steffi Meyer, Petra Pop Ristova, Pelin Yilmaz, Michael S. Granitsiotis, Jennifer L. Macalady, Gaute Lavik, Lubos Polerecky, Solveig I. Bühring, 2020, ISME Journal on p. 3024-3037

Metagenomics reveal functional redundancy and hysteresis in community assembly

D. Ayala-Muñoz, R. Simister, S. Crowe, Jennifer Macalady, W. Burgos, 2020, Environmental Microbiology

Diana Ayala-Munoz, Diana Ayala-Muñoz, William D. Burgos, Javier Sánchez-España, Javier Sanchez-Espana, Estelle Couradeau, Carmen Falagán, Carmen Falagan, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2020, Microorganisms on p. 1350 (27 pages)

Microbial population structure in a stratified, acidic pit lake in the Iberian Pyrite Belt

Christen L. Grettenberger, Rebecca L. Mccauley Rench, Danielle S. Gruen, Daniel B. Mills, Colin Carney, Jamie Brainard, Hiroshi Hamasaki, Ramses Ramirez, Yumiko Watanabe, Linda A. Amaral-Zettler, Hiroshi Ohmoto, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2020, Geomicrobiology Journal on p. 623-634

Most-Cited Papers

Daniel S. Jones, Courtney Kohl, Christen Grettenberger, Lance N. Larson, William D. Burgos, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2015, Applied and Environmental Microbiology on p. 1242-1250

Christine Nims, Brandi Cron, Maxwell Wetherington, Jennifer Macalady, Julie Cosmidis, 2019, Scientific Reports

Trinity L. Hamilton, Daniel S. Jones, Irene Schaperdoth, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2014, Frontiers in Microbiology

Yizhi Sheng, Kyle Bibby, Christen Grettenberger, Bradley Kaley, Jennifer L. Macalady, Guangcai Wang, William D. Burgos, 2016, Applied and Environmental Microbiology on p. 3611-3621

Trinity L. Hamilton, Roderick J. Bovee, Sarah R. Sattin, Wiebke Mohr, William P. Gilhooly, Timothy W. Lyons, Ann Pearson, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2016, Frontiers in Microbiology

Aubrey L. Zerkle, Daniel S. Jones, James Farquhar, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2016, Geochmica et Cosmochimica Acta on p. 373-386

Khadouja Harouaka, Muammar Mansor, Jennifer L. Macalady, Matthew S. Fantle, 2016, Geochmica et Cosmochimica Acta on p. 114-131

Coupled reductive and oxidative sulfur cycling in the phototrophic plate of a meromictic lake

T. L. Hamilton, R. J. Bovee, V. Thiel, S. R. Sattin, W. Mohr, I. Schaperdoth, K. Vogl, W. P. Gilhooly, T. W. Lyons, L. P. Tomsho, S. C. Schuster, J. Overmann, D. A. Bryant, A. Pearson, J. L. Macalady, 2014, Geobiology on p. 451-468

Judith M. Klatt, Steffi Meyer, Stefan Häusler, Jennifer L. Macalady, Dirk De Beer, Lubos Polerecky, 2016, ISME Journal on p. 921-933

Anaerobic biodegradation of the isoprenoid biomarkers pristane and phytane

Katherine S. Dawson, Irene Schaperdoth, Katherine H. Freeman, Jennifer L. Macalady, 2013, Organic Geochemistry on p. 118-126