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Erin Bauer

Rank: Lecturer
Area: Online Education Programs
Appointment: Teaching
Location: UNL Department of Entomology, Lincoln

Email:  ebauer2@unl.edu

 

Appointment: 100% Teaching

Education:
  1. B.S. Education, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  2. MLIS (Master of Library and Information Science), Dominican University (formerly Rosary College)
  3. M.S. Entomology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Responsibilities:Academic advisor for students in the online Master's in Entomology program. Work with students to ensure success in the program, recruit new students, and develop new educational materials and curriculum. Teach courses for the online Master’s program and serve as coordinator for the M.S. Project capstone course. Also serve as the entomology liaison to the Forensic Science Department.

Teaching Summary:
Courses taught:
Insect Biology ENTO 115
Insect Ecology ENTO 406
Forensic Entomology ENTO 414/814
Forensic Insect Succession ENTO 416/816
IPM in Sensitive Environments ENTO 837
Independent Study ENTO 896
Master's Degree Project ENTO 888

Entomology Publications:
Bauer, Erin C., Louise I. Lynch, Doug A. Golick, and Tom J. Weissling. 2015. Creating a Solitary Bee Hotel. NebGuide G2256. University of Nebraska—Lincoln Extension.
Bauer, Erin C., Clyde L. Ogg, Fredrick P. Baxendale, Jan R. Hygnstrom, and Pierce J. Hansen. 2013. Bee Aware: Protecting Pollinators from Pesticides. EC301. University of Nebraska—Lincoln.
Bauer, Erin. 2013. Insects in the World of Fiction. American Entomologist. 59 (20): 109-123.

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
  • Check out the Emerald Ash Borer Resource Center, and our Emerald Ash Borer Look-Alike Insects Sheet - Be Sure Before You Treat!