Dr. Tiffany Heng-Moss

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Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
103I Agricultural Hall
Lincoln, NE
68583-0702
Phone: (402) 472-2797
E-Mail: THENGMOSS2@UNL.EDU

 

Appointment:
100% Administration

Education:
  1. B.S. in Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1995
  2. M.S. in Entomology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1997
  3. Ph.D. in Entomology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2000

Publications:
Refereed Journal Articles (Research) 67
Refereed Journal Articles (Teaching) 4
Other Teaching Publications and Websites 8
Book Chapter 1
GENBank Submissions 20

Grants:
Teaching $4,600,000
Research $8,077,897

Awards and Honors
  • Selected for Superior Academic Advising, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) Week, 2009
  • Gamma Sigma Delta Teaching Award, 2010
  • North Central Branch Entomological Society of America Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching, 2008
  • Distinguished Teaching Award in Teaching, National Entomological Society, 2008
  • Regional Award winner, United States Dept. of Agriculture Food and Agricultural Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award, 2006
  • Nominated for Superior Advising, CASNR, 2005, 2006, 2008
  • ADEC Educational Program Award, M.S. Distance Program, 2002
  • Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, Hollings Family Award, 2003
  • Kappa Delta Educator of the Month, UNL, 2003
  • National ADEC Award for Excellence in Distance Education, Honorable Mention, 2003
  • Certificate of Recognition for Contributions to Students, UNL Parents Association and UNL Teaching Council, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Outstanding Professor at the University of Nebraska, Kappa Alpha Theta, 2004
  • Omtvedt Innovation Award, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR), UNL, 2004
  • Fellow, Center for Great Plains Studies, 2005

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!