Faculty of the Graduate Program

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George C. Hamilton (Ph.D., Rutgers)
Chair, Department of Entomology
Director, Graduate Program in Entomology

Extension Specialist in Pest Management, Department of Entomology
Research: Implementation of alternative methods to control insect pests, influence of flowering plants on the retention of natural enemies, ecology and management of invasive insects, and assessment of the pesticides used by agriculture in New Jersey

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Lena B. Brattsten (Ph.D., Illinois)
Research Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Insect biochemistry and toxicology, molecular aspects of insect-plant associations

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Frank Carle (Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Systematics, aquatic insects

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Timothy M. Casey (Ph.D., UCLA)
Distinguished Professor, Department of Ecology Evolution and Natural Resources
Research: Evolutionary physiological ecology and animal locomotion, pure and applied aspects of biodiversity

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Andrea Egizi (Ph.D., Rutgers University)
Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Molecular ecology of vectors and vector-borne disease

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Dina M. Fonseca (Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania)
Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Infectious Diseases, Mosquito Control, and Evolutionary Ecology

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Randy R. Gaugler (Ph.D., Wisconsin)
Distinguished Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Invertebrate pathology, parasitology, biological control

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Steven N. Handel (Ph.D., Cornell)
Professor, Department of Ecology Evolution and Natural Resources
Research: Plant population ecology; pollination biology; restoration ecology

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Sarwar Hashmi (Ph.D., University of Maryland)
Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Caenorhabditis elegans, KLF transcription factors role in lipid metabolism

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Albrecht Koppenhöfer (Ph.D., Univ. Giessen)
Extension Specialist in Entomology, Department of Entomology

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Peter J. Morin, (Ph.D., Duke)
Distinguished Professor, Department of Ecology Evolution and Natural Resources
Research: Community ecology

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Anne L. Nielsen (Ph.D., Rutgers)
Assistant Extension Specialist in Entomology, Department of Entomology
Research: Fruit insect ecology and management

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Mark Robson (Ph.D., Rutgers)
Professor, Department of Plant Biology and Pathology
Research: International public health, pesticide use, policy and regulation

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Cesar Rodriguez-Saona (Ph.D., University of California–Riverside)
Associate Extension Specialist in Entomology, Department of Entomology
Research: Blueberry and cranberry insect ecology and management

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Marc E. Slaff (Ph.D., Rutgers)
Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Medical entomology and mosquito biology

Photo of Jeff Tomberlin. Jeff K Tomberlin (Ph.D., Texas A&M University)
Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Forensic entomology with an interest in blowfly identification/distribution

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Isik Unlu (Ph.D., Louisiana State University)
Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Mosquito biology

 

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Changlu Wang (Ph.D., West Virginia)
Associate Extension Specialist in Entomology, Department of Entomology
Research: Urban pest management

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Jessica Ware (Ph.D., Rutgers University)
Associate Professor, Department of Biology
Research: Insect systematics and evolution

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Jacob Wickham (Ph.D., SUNY-ESF)
Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Chemical ecology, forest entomology, ecology and management of invasive species

Photo of Greg Williams. Greg Williams (Ph.D., University of Delaware)
Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Integrated pest management of mosquitoes and other medically important pests; development of new technologies for the area wide suppression of the Asian tiger mosquito

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Rachael Winfree (Ph.D., Princeton)
Associate Professor, Department of Ecology Evolution and Natural Resources
Research: Pollination ecology

Emeriti Faculty

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Wayne J. Crans (Ph.D., Rutgers)
Professor Emeritus, Department of Entomology
Research: Mosquito biology, medical and veterinary entomology, epidemiology of disease transmission

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Gerald M. Ghidiu (Ph.D., Iowa State)
Professor Emeritus, Extension Specialist Emeritus in Entomology, Department of Entomology
Research: Vegetable pest insects

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James H. Lashomb (Ph.D., Maryland)
Professor Emeritus, Extension Specialist Emeritus in Entomology, Department of Entomology
Research: Applied insect ecology, parasitic insect population dynamics, plant-herbivore interactions

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Karl Maramorosch (Ph.D., Columbia)
Professor Emeritus, Robert L. Starkey Professor, Department of Entomology
Research: Insect pathology, virology, cell culture

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Michael L. May (Ph.D., Florida)
Professor Emeritus, Department of Entomology
Research: Systematics and evolution of Odonata, behavioral and physiological ecology of insects