Contact Information

For more information on educational programs in the Department of Entomology, contact:

 

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Undergraduate Programs
Dr. Louise Lynch-O'Brien
Insect Science Program Coordinator
llynchobrien@unl.edu
402-472-3416

Department of Entomology
103 Entomology Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816

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Graduate Programs
Dr. Tom Weissling
Graduate Chair
tweissling2@unl.edu
402-472-8680

Department of Entomology
103 Entomology Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816

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Distance Education Programs
Erin Bauer
Lecturer
ebauer2@unl.edu
402-472-9548

Department of Entomology
103 Entomology Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
 

Breaking Entomological News...

  • Insect Science major Earl Agpawa (conducting undergraduate research with Joe Louis and Eileen Hebets) was named the 2020 winner of the ESA’s Plant-Insect Ecosystems Undergraduate Student Achievement Award.This is a national award that recognizes outstanding accomplishments in entomology by an undergraduate student working with insect-plant interactions. Congratulations, Earl!
  • PhD student Sajjan Grover (mentored by Joe Louis) was named the 2020 winner of the ESA’s Plant-Insect Ecosystems Kenneth and Barbara Starks Plant Resistance to Insects Graduate Student Award. This is a national award recognizing a graduate student for outstanding work in the area of host plant resistance. Congratulations, Sajjan!
  • Dr. Joe Louis receives a grant to study resistance in sorghum to fall armyworm
  • We are well-represented in ESA North Central Branch awards this year. Déia Montezano is the 2020 John Henry Comstock Outstanding PhD Student Award winner, Gary Brewer is the 2020 recipient of the Award of Merit, and Bob Wright is the 2020 recipient of the C.V. Riley Award. Congratulations, Déia, Gary, and Bob!
  • Congratulations to Dr. Troy Anderson on being elected Vice President Elect for the Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology Section of the Entomological Society of America!
  • Dr. Kyle Koch named new insect diagnostician
  • Check out the Emerald Ash Borer Resource Center, and our Emerald Ash Borer Look-Alike Insects Sheet - Be Sure Before You Treat!