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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.

Entomology News at Nebraska

Breaking Entomological News...

  • Student working with a laptop for online degreeOnline students in the online Master's of Science (MS) degree program will benefit from a reduced credit-hour requirement and a reduced time requirement following changes by the UNL Graduate College and the Entomology Department. Starting next fall, students may earn an online MS degree for 30 credits, instead of 36 credits, under the Option B.  The new degree plan must be completed within five years, instead of 10 years.  More details about this change may be found on the IANR News website.
  • Dr. Gary Brewer
  • Dr. Gary Brewer, professor of Entomology has a new Push-Pull Strategy to manage Stable Flies.  These flies cause billions in economic losses for the US and the world. Brewer explains the Strategy on this YouTube Video. 
  • Annie KruegerAnnie Krueger, Ph.D. candidate in Entomology, was featured in the IANR Student Spotlight this week. Annie is from Stevensville, MD, and plans to graduate this August. She is mentored by Dr. Troy Anderson
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  • Dr. Doug GolickDr. Doug Golick, associate professor of Entomology, received a $19,259 grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) in April. He received one of 23 grants that were awarded to faculty at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Golick will study Milkweed as a teaching tool in the classroom. 
  • Dr. Autumn SmartThe Economics of Honey Bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Mgt. & Overwintering Strategies of Colonies Used to Pollinate Almonds,” co-authored by Dr. Autumn Smart, was chosen as a runner-up in the 2019-20 Readers' Choice Award for the Journal of Economic Entomology. Congratulations Autumn!
  • Matthew GreinerMS student Matt Greiner (mentored by Ana Vélez) was awarded 1st place in the student paper competition at the recent Ozark-Prairie SETAC meeting. The victory will provide him with funds to attend the national SETAC meeting in November. Way to go, Matthew!