James M. Pickett
1960 B.A. (Math) Rice University, Houston, Texas
1965 Ph.D. (Zoology) University of Texas, Austin
1965-67 Post-doctoral fellow Carnegie Institution of Washington Department of Plant Biology at Stanford University
1967-71 Assistant Professor of Botany, MSU
1971-73 Associate Professor of Botany, MSU
1973-78 Associate Professor and Head of Biology Department, MSU
1978-83 Professor and Head of Biology Department, MSU
1983-86 Acting Director of Administration, MSU
1986-92 Professor of Biology, MSU
1986-87 Coordinator for external reviews of Agricultural and Biological Sciences and of Technology Programs at MSU.
1987-96 Coordinator, EPA Data Quality Objectives project with Dr. Dan Goodman.
1992- Professor Emeritus of Biology, MSU
Pickett, J. M. and J. Myers. 1966. Monochromatic light saturation curves for photosynthesis in Chlorella. Plant Physiol. 41: 90-98.
Pickett, J. M. 1966. An oxygen electrode for measuring rates of photosynthesis on aliquots of a pretreated suspension. Carnegie Institution Yearbook. 65: 487-492.
Pickett, J. M. and C. S. French. 1967. The action spectrum for blue-light-stimulated oxygen uptake in Chlorella. Proc. Nat'l. Acad. Sci. (U.S.) 57: 1587-1593.
Pickett, J. M. and C. S. French. 1967. Some essential considerations in the measurement and interpretation of absorption spectra of heterogeneous samples. Carnegie Inst. Yearbook 66: 171-175.
Pickett, J. M. 1967. The action spectrum for blue-light-stimulated oxygen uptake in Chlorella. Carnegie Inst. Yearbook. 66: 197-203.
Pickett, J. M. 1971. Enhancement models at high light intensities. Plant Physiol. 47: 222-225.
Pickett, J. M. 1971. Effects of flashes of red or blue light on the composition of starved Chlorella pyrenoidosa. Plant Physiol. 47: 226-229.
Pickett, J. M. 1971. Photosynthetic enhancement at high light intensities. Plant Physiol. 48: 265-266.
Pickett, J. M. 1972. Equilibrium constants and photosynthetic enhancement. Plant Physiol. 50: 396-399.
Pickett, J. M. 1975. Growth of Chlorella in a nitrate-limited chemostat. Plant Physiol. 55: 223-225.
Other Publications and Reports
Pickett, J. M. and A. R. Schrank. 1965. Responses of Avena coleoptiles to magnetic and electrical fields. Texas J. Sci. 17: 245-258.
McConnen, R. J., S. Barkley, H. Holen, J. Pickett and A. Siebel. 1977. Report of the ad hoc sub-committee on a merit-based and market differential salary schedule for Montana State University. 39 pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1978. Reference salary models. 6 pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1979. Report of the operations sub-committee of the UBP and RC. 11pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1981. Performance and salary analyses for Biology 1980-81. 10 pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1982. Biology department statistics. 10 pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1982. Biology department faculty annual workload report and performance review. 2 pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1982. An outline for Biol. 120, General Biology Organisms. 35 pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1982. Flow of Autumn 1976 Freshman Through Curriculum Options. 12pp.
Pickett, J. M. 1988. An Outline for Biol. 121, General Biology-Cells. 29 pp.
Goodman, D., R. T. Ryti, and J. M. Pickett. 1987. DQO expert system software for EPA, Stages I and II.
Pickett, J. M., 2003 -, website: www.zpgjames.com