Dr. Aaron J Gassmann

Associate Professor

Aaron Gassmann is an associate professor in the Department of Entomology at Iowa State University, with research and teaching responsibilities in integrated pest management, insect resistance management, and plant-insect interactions.  His research focuses on interactions between insect pests and corn.  Dr. Gassmann joined the faculty at Iowa State University in 2008.  Prior to that, he completed postdoctoral training in the Department of Entomology at the University of Arizona, and the Department of Entomology at the University of California, Riverside.  He has a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolution from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and a B.A. in Biology from the University of Saint Thomas in Saint Paul, Minnesota.   Dr. Gassmann has written 38 peer-reviewed publications, presented 30 invited seminars and symposia, coauthored 70 presentations at professional meetings, and contributed to more than 120 outreach publications and presentations. 

Area of Expertise: 
Insect Resistance Management
Integrated Pest Management
Education: 
Ph.D., Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York at Stony Brook (2003)
B.A., Biology with Minors in Chemistry and Mathematics, University of St. Thomas. St. Paul, Minnesota (1997)
Phone: 
515 294 7623
Street: 
18 Insectary
City: 
Ames
State: 
IA
Postal Code: 
50011-