Steven J. Lane

Steven J. LaneEducation

  • B.A., magna cum laude, Biology, Spring Arbor University
  • M.S., Biology, Central Michigan University
  • Ph.D., Organismal Biology, Ecology, and Evolution, University of Montana


  • 2020-present: Assistant Professor of Biology, Malone University
  • 2018-2020: Lecturer, Loyola University Maryland
  • Spring 2017: Graduate Lecture Assistant, University of Montana
  • 2013-2018: Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Montana
  • 2010-2013: Graduate Teaching Assistant, Central Michigan University

Recent Scholarly Work

  • Shishido C. M., Woods H. A., Lane S. J., Toh M. W. A., Tobalskc B. W., and A. L. Moran. 2019 Polar gigantism and the oxygen-temperature hypothesis: a test of upper thennal limits to body size in Antarctic pycnogonids: Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 286: 20190124
  • Lane, S. J., B. W. Tobalske, A. L. Moran, and H. A. Woods. 2018. Costs of epibionts on Antarctic sea spiders. Marine Biology. 165: 137.
  • Lane, S. 1., A. L. Moran, C. M. Shishido, B. W. Tobalske, and H. A. Woods. 2018. Cuticular gas exchange by Antarctic sea spiders. Journal of Experimental Biology. 221: 1-9.
  • Lane, S. J., C. M. Shishido, A. L. Moran, B. W. Tobalske, C. Arango, and H. A. Woods. 2017. Upper limits to body size imposed by respiratory-structural trade-offs in Antarctic pycnogonids. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 284: 20171779.
  • Woods, H. A., S. J. Lane, C. Shishido, B. W. Tobalske, C. P. Arango, and A. L. Moran. 2017. Respiratory gut peristalsis by sea spiders. Current Biology 27: R638-R639.
  • Woods, H. A. and S. J. Lane. 2016. Metabolic recovery frorn drowning by insect pupae. Journal of Experimental Biology 219: 3126-3136.
  • Lane, S. J., C. M. Shishido, A. L. Moran, B. W. Tobalske, and H. A. Woods. 2016. No effects and no control of epibionls in two species of temperate pycnogonids. Biological Bulletin 230: 165-173.
  • Lane, S. J., W. A. Frankino, M. M. Elekonich, and S. P. Roberts. 2014. The effects of age and lifetime flight behavior on flight capacity in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Experimental Biology 217: 1437-1443.