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Graduate Students

Student
Advisor
Degree Research Area
Abigail Belvin Sally Entrekin PhD Aquatic Entomology
Kyle Bekelja Sally Taylor & Thomas Kuhar PhD
Field Crop IPM
Jason Bielski Douglas Pfeiffer MSLFS Small Fruit IPM
Semen Bondarenko Igor Sharakhov PhD Evolutionary Genomics and Cytogenetics of Disease Vectors
Sean Boyle Thomas Kuhar PhD Vegetable Entomology: Squash Bug Parasitoids
Chad Campbell Maggie Couvillon PhD Pollinator Biology and Ecology
Pragya Chalise Douglas Pfeiffer PhD Small Fruit IPM
Jared Dyer Chris Bergh & Tracy Leskey (USDA) MSLFS Biological Control: Stink Bug parasitoids
Lindsey Faw Gillian Eastwood PhD Vector-Borne Disease Ecology
Jeremiah Foley Scott Salom PhD Forest Entomology
Ashleigh Hillen Scott Salom MSLFS Forest Entomology
Ellie Lane Alejandro Del-Pozo MSLFS Applied Insect Ecology
Krisangel Lopez Jonathan Auguste PhD Arbovirus Evolution and Pathogenesis
Morgan Malone Roger Schürch MSLFS Social Insect Ecology/Evolution
Laura McHenry Maggie Couvillon MSLFS Pollinator Biology and Ecology
Bradley Ohlinger Margaret Couvillon & Roger Schürch  PhD Pollinator Biology and Ecology
Robert Ostrom Roger Schürch MSLFS Social Insect Ecology/Evolution
Mika Pagani Thomas Kuhar MSLFS Soil Dwelling Insect Pest Management in Vegetable Crops
Michala Palmersheim Margaret Couvillon MSLFS Pollinator Biology and Ecology
Suzanne Pinar Roger Schürch & Scotty Yang PhD Social Insect Ecology/Evolution
Danielle Porier Jonathan Auguste PhD
Arbovirus Evolution and Pathogenesis
Carrie Preston Scott Salom PhD Forest Entomology
Morgan Roth Aaron Gross PhD Small Hive Beetle Management
Corey Riedel Douglas Pfeiffer MSLFS
Rice Pest Managment
John Schepis Sally Taylor MSLFS Field Crop Entomology
Taylor Steele Margaret Couvillon MSLFS
Pollinator Biology and Ecology
Will Stone Jonathan Auguste PhD Arbovirology
Kemper Sutton Thomas Kuhar & Steve Rideout PhD Edamame Pest Management
Manette Tanelus Jonathan Auguste MSLFS Arbovirology
Dakotah Todd Dini Miller MSLFS Urban Pest Management
Fernanda Vasquez-Valverde Paul Marek PhD Millipede Taxonomy
Courtney Walls James Wilson MSLFS Apiculture
Emily Webb James Weger-Lucarelli (Vet Med) PhD Arbovirus Evolution and Pathogenesis
Daniel Wilczek Thomas Kuhar MSLFS Alydid Bugs in Edible Soybeans
Morgan Wilson Dini Miller PhD Urban Entomology
Na (Serena) Xie Aaron Gross PhD Physiology and Pharmacology of Fruit Fly