SFA Faculty Listing

Robert Bayer, Animal Science
Timothy Bowden, Aquaculture
Stephanie Burnett, Horticulture
Beth Calder, Food Science
Mary Ellen Camire, Food Science
Robert Causey, Animal Science
Susan Erich, Plant and Soil Chemistry
Eric Gallandt, Weed Ecology
Jianjun (Jay) Hao, Plant Pathology
Mark Hutton, Vegetable Crops
Pauline Kamath, Animal Health
Dorothy Klimis-Zacas, Clinical Nutrition
Anne Lichtenwalner, Animal Science
Ellen Mallory, Sustainable Agriculture
David Marcinkowski, Animal Science
Renae Moran, Pomology
Angela Myracle, Human Nutrition
Balu Nayak, Food Science
Tsutomu Ohno, Soil Chemistry
Brian Perkins, Food Science
Jennifer Perry, Food Microbiology
Bryan Peterson, Horticulture
Greg Porter, Crop Ecology
Juan Romero, Animal Nutrition
Marianne Sarrantonio, Sustainable Agriculture
Denise Skonberg, Food Science
Lois Stack, Horticulture
Martin Stokes, Animal Science
Susan Sullivan, Human Nutrition
Mona Therrien, Human Nutrition
James Weber, Animal Science
Adrienne White, Human Nutrition
David Yarborough, Horticulture
Kate Yerxa, Human Nutrition

Robert Causey

Associate Professor of Animal and Veterinary CauseySciences

Degree: Ph. D. 1995, Louisiana State University; DVM 1989 University of Minnesota
Phone: 207.581.2782
Email: robert.causey@umit.maine.edu
Location: 344 Hitchner Hall
Website: Robert Causey Resources

Professional Interests: Equine reproduction, infectious diseases, anatomy,biomechanics, and economic sustainability of equine farms in Maine 

Teaching: AVS 196 Introduction to Equine Cooperative, AVS 303 Horse Barn Cooperative, AVS 393 Training the Standardbred Horse, AVS 397 Equine Internship

Research: 

Recent Publications:

Muthupalani, S.; Torres, P.A.; Wang, B.C.; Zeng, B.J.; Eaton, S.; Erdelyi, I.; Ducore, R.; Maganti, R.; Keating, J.; Perry, B.J.; Tseng, F.S.; Waliszewski, N.; Pokras, M.; Causey, R.; Seger, R.; March, P.; Tidwell, A.; Pfannl, R.; Seyfried, T.; Kolodny, E.H.; Alroy, J. 2014. G(M1)-gangliosidosis in American black bears: Clinical, pathological, biochemical and molecular genetic characterization. Mol. Gen. Metab. 111:513-521.

Gores-Lindholm, A.R.; LeBlanc, M.M.; Causey, R.; Hitchborn, A.; Fayrer-Hosken, R.A.; Kruger, M.; Vandenplas, M.L.; Flores, P.; Ahlschwede, S.  2013.  Relationships between intrauterine infusion of N-acetylcysteine, equine endometrial pathology, neutrophil function, post-breeding therapy, and reproductive performance.  Theriogenology 80:218-227.

Seger, R.L.; Cross, R.A.; Rosen, C.J.; Causey, R.C. ; Gundberg, C.M.; Carpenter, T.O.; Chen, T.C.; Haltemati, W.A.; Holick, M.F.; Jakubas, W.J.; Keisler, D.H.; Seger, R.M.; Servello, F.A. 2011.  Investigating the mechanism for maintaining eucalcemia despite immobility and anuria in the hibernating American black bear (Ursus americanus).  Bone 49:1205-1212.

Causey, R.C.; Artiushin, S.C.; Crowley, I.F.; Weber, J.A.; Homola, A.D.; Kelley, A .; Stephenson, L.A.; Opitz, H.M.; Guilmain, S.; Timoney, J.F. 2010. Immunisation of the equine uterus against Streptococcus equi subspecies zooepidemicus using an intranasal attenuated Salmonella vector. Vet. J. 184:156-161.

Causey, R.C.; Ruksznis, D.; Miles, R. 2007.  Field management of equine uterine prolapse in a Thoroughbred mare.  Equine Vet. Educ. 19:254-259.