Selected Publications:

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Dong Z, Lewis CG, Burgess RM, Shine JP. 2015. The Gellyfish: An in‐situ equilibrium‐based sampler for determining multiple free metal ion concentrations in marine ecosystems. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 34(5): 983-992.

Dong Z, Jim RC, Hatley EL, Backus ASN, Shine JP, Spengler JD, Schaider LA. 2015. A longitudinal study of mercury exposure associated with consumption of freshwater fish from a reservoir in rural south central USA. Environmental Research, 136: 155-162.

Dong Z, Bank MS, Spengler JD. 2015. Assessing Metal Exposures in a Community near a Cement Plant in the Northeast US. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 12(1): 952-969.


Li ML, Sherman LS, Blum JD, Grandjean P, Mikkelsen B, Weihe P, Sunderland EM, Shine JP. 2014. Assessing Sources of Human Methylmercury Exposure Using Stable Mercury Isotopes. Environmental Science and Technology, 48(15): 8800-8806.


Dong Z, Senn DB, Moran RE, Shine JP. 2013. Prioritizing Environmental Risk of Prescription Pharmaceuticals. Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology, 65(1): 60-67.


Meric D, Barbuto SM, Alshawabkeh AN, Shine JP, Sheahan TC. 2012. Effect of reactive core mat application on bioavailability of hydrophobic organic compounds. Science of the Total Environment. 423:168-175.

Andra SS, Makris KC, Shine JP, Lu CS. 2012. Co-leaching of brominated compounds and antimony from bottled water. Environment International. 38(1):45-53.


Andra SS, Makris KC, Shine JP. 2011. Frequency of use controls chemical leaching from drinking-water containers subject to disinfection. Water Research. 45(20): 6677-6687.

Zota AR, Schaider LA, Ettinger AS, Wright RO, Shine JP, Spengler JD. Metal sources and exposures in the homes of young children living near a mining-impacted Superfund site. 2011. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. 21(5): 495-505.

Vo ATE, Bank MS, Shine JP, Edwards SV. 2011. Temporal increase in organic mercury in an endangered pelagic seabird assessed by century-old museum specimens. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108(18): 7466-7471.

Perron MM, Burgess RM, Ho KT, Pelletier MC, Fredman CL, Cantwell MG, Shine JP. 2011. Limitations of reverse polyethylene samplers (RePES) for evaluating toxicity of field contaminated sediments. Chemosphere. 83(3): 247-254.

Lincoln RAShine JP, Chesney EJ, Vorhees DJ, Grandjean P, Senn DB. 2011. Fish Consumption and Mercury Exposure among Louisiana Recreational Anglers.  Environmental Health Perspectives. 119(2): 245-251.



Senn DB, Chesney EJ, Blum JD, Bank MS, Maage A, Shine JP. 2010. Stable Isotope (N, C, Hg) Study of Methylmercury Sources and Trophic Transfer in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Environmental Science & Technology. 44(5): 1630-1637.


Zota AR, Willis R, Jim R, Norris GA, Shine JP, Duvall RM, Schaider LA, Spengler JD. 2009. Impact of Mine Waste on Airborne Respirable Particulates in Northeastern Oklahoma, United States. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association. 59(11): 1347-1357.

Liu B, Schaider LA, Mason RP, Bank MS, Rabalais NN, Swarzenski PW, Shine JP, Hollweg T, Senn DB. 2009. Disturbance impacts on mercury dynamics in northern Gulf of Mexico sediments. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. vol. 114.

Rice GE, Senn DBShine JP. 2009. Relative Importance of Atmospheric and Riverine Mercury Sources to the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Environmental Science & Technology. 43(2): 415-422.


Lincoln R, Vorhees D, Shine J, Chesney E, Grandjean P, Senn D. 2008. Evaluating Mercury Exposure and Dietary Metrics for Its Prediction in a US Recreational Fishing Community. Epidemiology. 19(6): S309-S310.


Lincoln R, Chesney E, Vorhees D, Shine J, Grandjean P, Senn D. 2007. Mercury exposure to recreational anglers in coastal Louisiana. Epidemiology. 18(5): S184-S185.

Schaider LASenn DB, Brabander DJ, McCarthy KD, Shine JP. 2007. Characterization of zinc, lead, and cadmium in mine waste: Implications for transport, exposure, and bioavailability. Environmental Science & Technology. 41(11): 4164-4171.


Word JQ, Albrecht BB, Anghera ML, Baudo R, Bay SM, Di Toro DM, Hyland JL, Ingersoll CG, Landrum PF, Long ER, Meador JP, Moore DW, O’Connor TP, Shine JP. 2005. Predictive Ability of Sediment Quality Guidelines. In: Use of Sediment Quality Guidelines and Related Tools for the Assessment of Contaminated Sediments. Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, FL. 783 pp.

Landrum, P.E., Meador, J.P., Moore, D.W., Shine, J.P., and Word, J.Q. 2005. Assessment of the Potential for Sediment Quality Guidelines Protective of Effects Through Bioaccumulation. In: Use of Sediment Quality Guidelines and Related Tools for the Assessment of Contaminated Sediments. Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, FL. 783 pp.

Hyland, J., Balthis, L., Karakassis, I., Magni, P., Petrov, A., Shine, J., Vestergaard, O., Warwick, R. 2005. Organic Carbon Content of Sediments as an Indicator of Stress in the Marine Benthos. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 295: 91 – 103.

Riederer, A., Shine, J., Danan, L, Ford T. 2005. Multimedia residential exposures to lead and mercury in communities near the former Clark Air Base, Philippines. Sci. Total. Env. 341: 53-69.

Houseman, A., Coull B., Shine, J. 2005. A Nonstationary Negative Binomial Time Series with Time-Dependent Covariates: Enterococcus Counts in Boston Harbor. J. Amer. Stat. Assoc. In press.

Senn, D.B., Griscom, S., Lewis, C., Galvin, J., Chang, M., and Shine, J. 2004. Equilibrium sampler for determining copper free metal ion concentration. Env. Sci. Technol. 38 (12): 3381-3386.

Vinturella, A.E., Burgess, R.M., Coull, B.A., Thompson, K.M., and J.P. Shine. 2004. The Use of Passive Samplers to Mimic Uptake of PAHs by Benthic Polychaetes. Env. Sci. Technol. 38(4): 1154 – 1160.

Vinturella, A.E., Burgess, R.M., Coull, B.A., Thompson, K.M., and J.P. Shine. 2004. The importance of black carbon in equilibrium partitioning models of PAHs in contaminated marine sediments. Env. Toxicol. & Chem. In Press.


Morrison, A., Shine, J., Coull, B., Coughlin, K., Rex, A. 2003. Evaluation of Beach Water Quality Indicators using Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) Curves. Appl. Env. Microbiol. 69(11): 6405 – 6411.

Shine, J., Trapp, C., Coull, B. 2003. Use of Receiver Operating Characteristic Curves to Evaluate Sediment Quality Guidelines for Metals. J. Env. Tox. & Chem. 22(7): 1642 – 1648.

Bourque, A., Pederson, J., Shine, J. 2002. Biological and Chemical Analysis of Boston Harbor Confined Aquatic Disposal Cell. In: Dredged Material Management – Options and Environmental Considerations. Pederson, J. and Adams, E, eds. MIT Sea Grant Press, Cambridge.

Liu, C., Jay, J., Ika, R., Shine, J., Ford, T. 2001. Capping Efficiency for Metal-Contaminated Marine Sediment under Conditions of Submarine Groundwater Discharge, Env Sci Technol.. 35(11): 2334-2340.


Ford, TE, Ika, R., Shine, J., Davalos-Lind, L, Lind, O. 2000. Trace Metal Concentrations in Chirostoma spp. from Lake Chapala, Mexico: Elevated Concentrations of Mercury and Public Health Implications. J. Environ. Sci. Health (A). A35(3): 313-325.

Shine, J.P., Ryan, D.K., Limon, J.G., and Ford, T.E. 1998. Annual Cycle of Heavy Metals in a Tropical Lake – Lake Chapala, Mexico. J. Env. Sci. And Health (A). A33(1): 23-43.

Shine, J.P., Ika, R., and T.E. Ford. 1998. Relationship between oxygen consumption and sediment-water fluxes of heavy metals in coastal marine sediments. J. Env. Tox. & Chem. 17(11):2325-2337.

Ford, T., Sorci, J., Ika, R., and Shine, J. 1998. Interactions between metals & microbial communities in New Bedford Harbor, Massachusetts. Env. Health Persp. 106: 1033-1039.

Shine, J.P., and G.T. Wallace. 1996. The Flux of Surface-Active Organic Complexes of Copper to the Microlayer in Coastal Marine Waters. J. Geophys. Res. 101(C5): 12017 – 12026.

Shine, J.P., Ika. R. and T.E. Ford. 1995. Multivariate statistical examination of spatial and temporal patterns of heavy metal accumulation in New Bedford Harbor marine sediments. Env. Sci. Technol. 29: 1781-1788.

Shine, J.P., and G.T. Wallace. 1995. The Formation of Surface-Active Organic Complexes of Copper in Coastal Marine Waters. Mar. Chem., 51: 145-157.

Orlova, A., Bannon, D, Farfel, M., Thomas, V., Dobrovolsky, V., Aleschukin, L., Kudashev, V., Shine, J., and Kruchkow, G. 1995. Pilot study of sources of lead exposure in Moscow, Russia. Env. Geochem. and Health. 17: 200-210.

Ford, T., and J. Shine. 1994. Microbial Transport of Toxic Metals, in: Trace Substances, Environment, and Health. Cothern, R.C., ed. Science Reviews, Northwood. pp. 9-20.