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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...

  • Dr. Susan WellerDr. Susan Weller, director of the University of Nebraska State Museum and professor of Entomology, has been elected a fellow of the Entomological Society of America (ESA). The society noted Weller’s internationally-known research on arctiine moths and other Noctuoidea, and her administrative leadership in promoting entomology and science education. See the article at UNL News for more about Weller's recognition. Congratulations Susan!
  • Marilyn Weidner & GracieWe are pleased to announce that Marilyn Weidner has been named winner of the IANR Exemplary Service Award! Weidner has roles in administrative support, personnel management, data documentation and archiving, review preparation, promotion and evaluation tracking, payroll for 15 departments, and much more. Well deserved Marilyn!
  • Rogan Tokach winning scholarshipCongratulations to Rogan Tokach (Master's student co-mentored by Dr. Autumn Smart and Dr. Judy Wu-Smart) on being awarded a $10,000 national Christi Heintz Memorial Scholarship by Project Apis m!
    Well done, Rogan!
  • Steve Spomer with Beetle CollectionsSpomer nets 40-year Butterfly & Beetle Legacy. Best wishes to Steve Spomer who is retiring this December after 40 years in the Entomology Department. Spomer has identified nearly 700 insect species, including the Salt Creek Tiger Beetle, and taught countless University of Nebraska-Lincoln students. 
  • Bridget Gross with Bees.Bridget Gross, master's student in Entomology, mentored by Dr. Judy Wu-Smart and Dr. Doug Golick, was featured in the Nov. 11th IANR Student Spotlight. Bridget presented her master's degree seminar last month and graduates in December.

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