Melissa Hills, Harcombe, K., Bernstein, B. 2020. Using anticipated learning outcomes for backward design of a molecular cell biology Course-based Undergraduate Research Experience. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education; 1-9.

Melissa Hills 2015. Terminator Technology. In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Food Issues. Albala, K. (Ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc. doi:

Walsh, K., Melissa Hills, Martin, S., Hall, L. 2014 Pollen-Mediated Gene Flow in Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz. Crop Science 55: 196-202.

Walsh, K., Sanderson, D., Hall, L., Melissa Hills. Jan 2014. Allelopathic effects of Brassicaceae members camelina and canola on germination and growth of wild oat, flax and radish. Allelopathy Journal 33: 83-96.

Kavanagh, V., Melissa Hills, Goyal, A., Randhawa, H., Topinka, K., Eudes, F., Hall, L. Aug 2013. Molecular markers as a complementary tool in risk assessments: quantifying interspecific gene flow from triticale to spring wheat and durum wheat. Transgenic Research 22: 767-778.

Kavanagh, V., Melissa Hills, Eudes, F., Topinka, K., Yang, R. and Hall, L. Sept 2012. Pollen-mediated gene flow in triticale (xTriticosecale Wittmack). Crop Science 52: 2293-2303.

Walsh, K., Puttick, D., Melissa Hills, Yang, R.-C., M., Topinka, K. .and Hall, L. Feb 2012. First report of outcrossing in camelina [Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz.]. Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 92:681-685.

Dexter, J., Jhala, A., Yang, R., Melissa Hills, Weselake, R., Hall, L. Jan – March 2011. Harvest loss and seed bank longevity of flax (Linum usitatissimum L.): Implications for seed-mediated gene flow. Weed Science 59: 61-67.

Raatz, L. Melissa Hills, McKenzie, R., Yang, R., Topinka, K., Hall, L. JanMarch 2011. Tolerance of spring triticale (Triticosecale X Wittmack) to herbicides. Weed Technology 25: 84-89.

Dexter, J., Jhala, A., Melissa Hills, Yang, R., Weselake, R., Hall, L. June 2010 Emergence and persistence of volunteer flax (Linum usitatissimum L.) in western Canadian cropping systems. Agronomy Journal 102: 1321-1328.

Dexter J., Jhala A., Melissa Hills., Yang R., Topinka K., Weselake R., Hall, L. Jan – March 2010. Quantification and mitigation of volunteer flax (Linum usitatissimum L.) in wheat. Weed Science 58: 80-88.

Sheldon, C., Melissa Hills, Lister, C., Dean, C., Dennis, E., Peacock, J. Feb 2008. Resetting of FLOWERING LOCUS C expression after epigenetic repression by vernalization. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105: 2214 – 2219.

Melissa Hills, Hall, L., Messenger, D., Graf, R., Beres, B., Eudes, F. Oct – Dec 2007. Evaluation of crossability between triticale (X Triticosecale Wittmack) and common wheat, durum wheat and rye. Journal of Environmental Biosafety 6: 249-257.

Melissa Hills, Hall, L., Arnison, P., Good, A. March 2007. Genetic Use Restriction Technologies (GURTs): The quest for containment. Trends in Plant Science 12: 177-183.

Ekuere, U., Dosdall, L., Melissa Hills, Keddie, A., Kott, L. and Good, A. Jan – Feb 2005. Identification, mapping and economic evaluation of QTLs encoding Root Maggot resistance in Brassica. Crop Science 45:371-378.