People

Faculty

Department Chair, Plant Pathology, Entomology and Microbiology
Fungal morphogenesis, Fungal genomics, Fungal interactions
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Professor
Environmental Toxicology, Pesticide Risk Assessment, Sustainability
Elizabeth E Butin
Lecturer
Forensic Entomology
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Professor, Curator of Iowa State Insect Collection, Director of Insect Zoo
Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, Aquatic Insects, Systematics
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Professor
Insect Resistance Management, Integrated Pest Management, Field Crops Entomology
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Professor, Extension Entomologist, ANR Crops Team Leader
Field Crop Insects, Integrated Pest Management, Field Crops Entomology
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Professor
Insect Physiology and Biochemistry, Arthropod Management Technologies
Professor, Extension Entomologist
Urban Entomology, Distance Education
Matt O'Neal
Professor
Insect Ecology, Integrated Pest Management, Field Crops Entomology, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
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Associate Professor
Insect Molecular Biology, Innate Immunity, Insect Physiology, Vector Biology and Public Health
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Associate Professor
Insect Behavior, Insect Genomics, Apiculture, Arthropod Management Technologies, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
John VanDyk
Senior Systems Analyst, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Software Engineering, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
Wendy Wintersteen
President
Integrated Pest Management

Staff

Industry Extension Specialist III
Keith Bidne
Biological Science Research Technician/USDA, Insect Rearing Specialist/Insectary Manager
Insect Rearing, Entomology Field and Laboratory Research
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Affiliate, Biological Researcher, USDA-ARS Corn Insects and Crop Genetics Research Unit
Insect Ecology
Research Scientist I
Corn Pest Managment
Bee Extension Specialist
Honey Bees, Native bees, Pollinators
Elizabeth Danielson
Extension Program Specialist III
Pesticide Education
Education Extension Specialist I
Field Crop Entomology
David Hall
Research Technician II
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Office Automation
Office manager
Hyeog-Sun Kwon
Research Scientist III
Insect Immunology, Insect Physiology, Insect Toxicology
Laboratory Technician
Angela McMahon
Systems Analyst II
Website Development
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Program Assistant II
Arthropod Management
Donna Moore
Administrative Assistant I
Graduate Student Services Specialist II
Program Specialist II
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Ag Tech/Usda
Field Crops
Nicole Shimp
Program Specialist II
John VanDyk
Senior Systems Analyst, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Software Engineering, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
Gregory VanNostrand
Research Scientist I
Integrated Pest Management of Agricultural Pests
Kathleen Wilson
Program Assistant II
Pesticide Applicator Training

Graduate Students and Postdocs

Graduate Assistant-Research
Entomology
Graduate Assistant-Research
Sustainability
Caleb L Corona
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insecticide Toxicology
Graduate Assistant-Research
Medical Entomology
Kelsey E. Fisher
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Movement Ecology, Monarch Butterfly Conservation, Plant-Insect Interactions
Dr. Tyler Grant
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Quantitative Ecology
Graduate Assistant-Research
Environmental Toxicology
Graduate Research Assistant
Integrated Pest Management
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Toxicology
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insect Toxicology
Graduate Research Assistant
Plant-Insect Interactions
Graduate Assistant-Research
Integrated Pest Management, Population dynamics, Hazardous waste
Graduate Research Assistant
Field Crop Entomology, Integrated Pest Management
Ph.D. Student
Genetics, Characterizing Resistance
Graduate Assistant-Research
Insecticide Resistance, Integrated Pest Management, Insect Ecology
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Graduate Assistant-Research
Pesticide Toxicology

USDA-ARS Affiliates

Craig A. Abel
Affiliate Professor
Host Plant Resistance, Field Crops Entomology
Affiliate Assistant Professor
Genetics, Field Crops Entomology
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USDA-ARS, Research Entomologist, Affiliate Professor
Ecology of Corn Insects, Field Crops Entomology, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
Tom Sappington
USDA-ARS Research Entomologist, Collaborating Professor
Insect Ecology, Field Crops Entomology

Affiliate Faculty

Lyric Bartholomay
Affiliate Associate Professor
Medical Entomology, Arthropod Management Technologies, Vector Biology and Public Health
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Affiliate Professor
Insect Pathology, Insect Physiology, Biotechnology, Arthropod Management Technologies
Keri Carstens
Affiliate Assistant Professor
Environmental Toxicology
Leon Higley
Affiliate Professor
Entomology
David W Onstad
Affiliate Professor
Insect Resistance Management, Insect Epizootiology, Economics of IPM, Modeling of Insect Populations
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Affiliate Professor
Integrated Pest Management, Field Crop Insects, Field Crops Entomology

Emeritus Faculty

Jeffrey Beetham
Associate Professor Emeritus
Molecular Parasitology and Nematology, Soil-transmitted Helminths
Sue Blodgett
Professor Emeritus
Integrated Pest Management, Monarch Butterfly Conservation
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Distinguished Professor
Insect Toxicology, Environmental Toxicology, Arthropod Management Technologies, Vector Biology and Public Health
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Professor Emeritus
Extension
Professor Emeritus
Host Plant Resistance
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Professor Emeritus
Forest Entomology
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Associate Professor Emeritus
Livestock and Public Health Entomology, Undergraduate Teaching
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Professor Emeritus
Vector Biology, population genetics, Demography
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Professor Emeritus
Pathogens
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Professor Emeritus, In Memoriam
Systematics
Professor Emeritus
Entomology
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University Professor Emeritus
Integrated Pest Management
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Professor Emeritus
Insect Pest Management
Wayne Rowley
Professor Emeritus
Medical Entomology
William B. Showers
Professor Emeritus
Ecology of Corn Insects
Jon Tollefson
Professor Emeritus, In Memoriam
Ecology of Corn Insects