Field Crops Entomology

Essential food and forage crops often are threatened by insect and mite pests. Minimizing the impact of these pests is a major research objective of the department, with emphasis on pests of alfalfa, corn, dry beans, sorghum, soybeans, sugar beets, and wheat.

Dr. Alisson da Silva Santana

Dr. Alisson Da Silva Santana

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Crop Protection, Agriculture & Biodiversity
WCREC 402 W State Farm Rd.
North Platte, NE 89101-7751
Dr. Matheus Ribeiro

Dr. Matheus Ribeiro

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Insecticide Toxicology, Crop Protection and Cropping Systems
312E Entomology Hall
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Dr. Pritha Kundu

Dr. Pritha Kundu

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Molecular Plant-Insect Interactions
312 Entomology Hall
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Pragya Gupta

Pragya Gupta

Biotechnology, Integrated Pest Management
Entomology Department
208 ENTO Hall
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Eric Schwan Resende

Eric Schwan

Ph.D. Graduate Research Assistant

Crop Protection and Integrated Pest Management
Entomology Department
220 ENTO Hall
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Andrea Rilakovíc

Andrea Rilakovíc

Ph.D. Graduate Research Assistant

West Central Research, Extension & Education Center
402 W State Farm Rd
North Platte, NE 69101
Luis Cadena Ochoa
Mikaelison da Silva Lima

Mikaelison da Silva Lima

UNL Entomology Department
208 Entomology Hall
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Jeff Cluever

Jeff Cluever

Ph.D. graduate research assistant

Integrated Pest Managment
Panhandle Research, Extension & Education Center
4502 Avenue I
Scottsbluff, NE 69361-4939

Joshua Villazana

Research Technician II

Plant-Insect Interactions
Entomology Department
ENTO Hall 12BA
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816