People

Faculty

Craig A. Abel
Collaborator Professor
Host Plant Resistance
Lyric Bartholomay
Associate Professor, Collaborator
Medical Entomology
Jeffrey Beetham
Associate Professor
Molecular Parasitology and Nematology, Soil-transmitted Helminths
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Professor and Chair
Integrated Pest Management, Crop Entomology
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Professor
Insect Pathology, Insect Physiology, Biotechnology
Visiting Professor
Environmental Toxicology, Pesticide Risk Assessment
Keri Carstens
Collaborator, Assistant Professor
Environmental Toxicology
Collaborator Assistant Professor
Genetics
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Distinguished Professor
Insect Toxicology, Environmental Toxicology
Professor, Curator of Iowa State Insect Collection
Biodiversity, Aquatic Insects, Systematics
Associate Professor
Insect Resistance Management, Integrated Pest Management
USDA-ARS, Research Entomologist, Collaborator, Assistant Professor
Ecology of Corn Insects
Associate Professor, Extension Entomologist, ANR Crops Team Leader
Field Crop Insects, Integrated Pest Management
Associate Professor
Livestock and Public Health Entomology, Undergraduate Teaching
Professor
Insect Physiology
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Professor
Urban Entomology, Distance Education
Matt O'Neal
Associate Professor
Insect Ecology, Integrated Pest Management
Collaborator Professor
Integrated Pest Management, Field Crop Insects
Tom Sappington
USDA-ARS Research Entomologist, Collaborator, courtesy faculty
Insect Ecology
Jon Tollefson
Professor
Ecology of Corn Insects
Assistant Professor
Insect Behavior, Insect Genomics, Apiculture
John VanDyk
Systems Analyst III, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Software Engineering
Wendy Wintersteen
Endowed Dean
Integrated Pest Management

Staff

Biological Science Research Technician/USDA, Insect Rearing Specialist/Insectary Manager
Insect Rearing, Entomology field and laboratory research
Affiliate, Biological Researcher, USDA-ARS Corn Insects and Crop Genetics Research Unit
Insect Ecology
Research Associate I
Corn Rootworm Research
Elizabeth Buffington
Extension Program Specialist III
Pesticide Education
Postdoc Research Associate
Insect Virology
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Postdoc Research Associate
Insect Resistance Management
Brendan Dunphy
Research Associate I
Medical Entomology
Postdoc Research Associate
Biochemistry. Pest management.
Postdoc Research Associate
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Pest Management
Biol Tech/Usda
Insect Pathology and Insect Genetics
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Extension Coordinator
Integrated Pest Management of agricultural pests, Biological Control
Office Automation
Office manager
Postdoc Research Associate
Insect Physiology, Toxicology and Biochemistry
Sue Jones
Account Clerk
Accounting
Secretary III
Administration
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Associate Scientist
Bioinformatics, Insect Virology, Plant virus transmission
Postdoc Research Associate
Biochemistry, proteins and enzymolgy, Molecular Biology
Program Assistant II
Arthropod education
Administrative Specialist III, Departments of Entomology and Natural Resource Ecology & Management
Management
Postdoc Research Associate
Molecular nano vaccine development
John Rearick
Systems Analyst II
Website development
Ag Tech/Usda
Field crop entomology
Kristine Schaefer
Program Manager I
Pesticide Safety Education, Weed Management
Janice Seibel
Program Coordinator I
Logistics, Communication
Mark Shour
Extension Program Specialist IV
Integrated Pest Management of Urban Insect Pests, Pesticide Safety
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Field crop entomology, Insect Resistance Management, Insect-plant interaction
Divya Sinha
Postdoc Research Associate
Molecular Biology, Biochemistry
John VanDyk
Systems Analyst III, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Software Engineering
Gregory VanNostrand
Research Associate I
Integrated Pest Management of agricultural pests
Agricultural Specialist III
Integrated Pest Management of agricultural pests, Corn field research, Field crop entomology
Kathleen Wilson
Program Assistant II
Pesticide Applicator Training

Graduate Students

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Ph. D. Candidate, Graduate Assistant-Research
Environmental Toxicology
Eric Clifton
Graduate Assistant-Research
Crop Entomology, Biological Control, Integrated Pest Management
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Graduate Assistant-Research
Bt Toxins
Mike W. Dunbar
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Ecology, Insect Resistance Management
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Graduate Assistant-Research
Biodiversity, Insect Taxonomy and Phylogenetics
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Graduate Assistant-Research
Medical Entomology
PhD. Candidate , Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Transcytosis
Isai Madriz
Graduate Assistant-Research
Taxonomy and Phylogenetics of the Primitive Crane Flies (Diptera: Tanyderidae)
Graduate Assistant-Research
Plant-Insect Interactions
Edmund Norris - Graduate Research Assistant, Pesticide Toxicology Laboratory, ISU
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Toxicology, Medical Entomology
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Resistance Management
Graduate Assistant-Research
Bt Toxins
Both the moths and the researchers can fly
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Flight and Reproduction
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect immunology and behavior
Adam Varenhorst
Ph.D. Candidate, Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Ecology
Graduate Student
RNA interference, small RNA
Joe Wheelock
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Ecology

Emeritus Faculty

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Emeritus Faculty
Extension
Professor Emeritus
Host Plant Resistance
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Professor Emeritus
Forest Entomology
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Professor Emeritus
Vector biology, population genetics, Demography
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Professor Emeritus
Pathogens
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Professor Emeritus
Systematics
Professor Emeritus
Entomology
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Professor Emeritus
Integrated Pest Management
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Emeritus Faculty
Insect Pest Management
Wayne Rowley
Professor Emeritus
Medical Entomology
William B. Showers
Professor Emeritus
Ecology of Corn Insects