Martha Rhoades

Martha Rhoades

  • Contact Information
  • Publications
  • Background
  • Interests
  • Grants
  • Courses Taught

Contact Information

TitleResearch Manager
Address102 Kiesselbach Crop Research Laboratory
1870 North 37th Street
Lincoln NE

East Campus
  • office: 402-472-1633
  • fax: 402-472-7904
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Contact Preference

Phone 402-472-1633 Walk-ins 102 Kiesselbach Crop Research East Campus

Office Hours

by appointment

Selected Publications

Rhoades MG, Meza JL, Beseler CL, Shea PJ, Kahle A, Vose JM, Exner ME, Spalding RF. 2014. Evaluating mixtures in drinking water supplies as risk factors for cancer: A case study of nitrate and atrazine. Chapter 2, p. 21-62
Joshi N, Rhoades MG, Bennett GD, Wells SM, Mirvish SS, Breitbach MJ, Shea PJ. 2013. Developmental abnormalities in chicken embryos exposed to N-nitrosoatrazine. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A. 76(17):1015-1022.Online
Rhoades MG, Meza JM, Beseler CL, Shea PJ, Kahle A, Vose JM, Eskridge, KM, Spalding RF. 2013. Atrazine and Nitrate in Public Drinking Water Supplies Associated with non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Nebraska USA. Environmental Health Insights 2013:7 15-27.Online



DegreeMajorInstitutionYear Awarded
Doctorate of PhilosophyToxicologyUniversity of Nebraska-Medical Center2010
Bachelor of ScienceChemistry/PsychologyUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln2001


Professional Organizations

American Chemical SocietyMember (2000-present)
Society of ToxicologyMember (2004-present)




SNR Program Areas

  • Environmental Science

Areas of Interest/Expertise

  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Drinking Water
  • Public Health


Currently this page only displays grants that were awarded on 1/1/ 2009 to the present. If a grant was awarded prior to 1/1/ 2009 and is still active, it will not be displayed on this page.

Grant TitleNitrate and Atrazine: Is the mixture toxic to the developing embryo?
Starting Date01/01/2016


Ending Date12/31/2016
Funding Level$10,000.00
Funding AgencyResearch Council Faculty Seed Grant


Courses Taught

Course NumberCourse TitleFall Even YearsFall Odd YearsSpring Even YearsSpring Odd YearsSummer SessionCross Listing
NRES 330Environmental HealthXXNUTR 330
NRES 484/884Water Resources SeminarXXAGRO/GEOG/ GEOL/WATS 484/884