- Focus Areas
- Agricultural Pest Management
- Ecology/Biological Control
- Evolutionary Biology
- Freshwater and Estuarine Entomology
- Insect Pathology
- Molecular Biology, Physiology, Toxicology, and Molecular Genetics
- Organic Agriculture
- Pesticide Technology, Assessment, and Policy
- Urban, Structural, and Green Industries Pest Management
- Research Partners
- Research Opportunities
- Fall 2013 Colloquium
- Focus Areas
|Davis, Donald: Adjunct Professor.
Research Entomologist, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity, phylogeny, biogeography, and classification of primitive Lepidoptera.
Esaias,Wayne: Adjunct Professor
|Fang, Weigou: Adjunct Professor.
Institute of Microbiology, College of Life Science
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang China
|Labandeira, Conrad: Adjunct Professor.
Research Scientist and Curator of Fossil Arthropods, Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History. Plant-insect associations in the fossil record; insect paleoecology and evolution of terrestrial ecosystems; early Devonian ecosystems and the origin of arthropod terrestriality.
|Lill, John: Adjunct Associate Professor.
Department of Biological Sciences, George Washington University. Insect population and community ecology, herbivory, host-parastioid interactions and life history evolution in Lepidoptera.
|Lingafelter, Steven W.: Adjunct Associate Professor.
Research Entomologist, Systematic Entomology Laboratory, USDA. Systematics of weevils (Curculionidae) and longhorned woodboring beetles (Cerambycidae) with emphasis on Nearctic and Neotropical clades.
|Mathis, Wayne: Adjunct Professor.
Research Entomologist, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History. Discovery of relationships among the diversity of beach and shore flies (Diptera: Canacidae, Coelopidae, Dryomyzidae, Ephydridae, Odiniidae, Periscelididae, Tethinidae) and their bearing on historical biogeography.
|Miller, Douglass: Adjunct Professor.
Emeritus Research Entomologist, Systematic Entomology Laboratory, USDA. Systematics of Coccoidea (scale insects; Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha).
|Pettis, Jeffrey S: Adjunct Professor.
Research Leader, Bee Research Laboratory, USDA-ARS. Honeybee health and pollinator protection.
|Robbins, Robert: Adjunct Professor.
Research Entomologist, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History. Systematics of butterflies, evolution of relationships among butterflies, especially Lycaenidae.
|Schauff, Michael: Adjunct Professor.
Associate Director, Plant Sciences Institute, USDA. Systematics of Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera), in particular the families Eulophidae, Mymaridae, and Aphelinidae.
|Scheffer, Sonja: Adjunct Associate Professor.
Research Entomologist, Systematic Entomology Laboratory, USDA. Molecular systematics of agriculturally important insects with special emphasis on leafmining flies.
|Schultz, Ted R.: Adjunct Professor.
Chair and Research Entomologist, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History. Evolution and systematics of ants, especially the fungus-growing ants (Myrmicinae: Attini); historical ecology and evolution of the fungus-growing behavior; theory and methodology of phylogenetic analysis, including Bayesian statistical approaches and the reconstruction of ancestral character states; quantitative methods for assessing ant biodiversity.
|Brust, Gerald: Affiliate Professor and Senior Agent
IPM Vegetable Specialist. Lower Eastern Shore Research and Education Center. Integrated pest management (IPM) programs in organic and commercial vegetable production systems. http://mdvegetables.umd.edu/
|Pal, Utpal: Associate Affiliate Professor.
VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. Biology and molecular genetics of arthropod vectors, Host-pathogen interaction and Microbial pathogenesis.
|Wu, Louisa: Affiliate Associate Professor.
Associate Professor, Center for Biosystems Research, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute. Host defense against pathogens; signal transduction and cell signaling in the innate immune response in insects.