Contact Research Faculty

Information about Entomology faculty and their research programs.

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Apply to the Entomology Graduate Program

Information for prospective students interested in NCSU's Entomology Graduate Programs.

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Entomology Grad Student Assoc.

The EGSA provides students with opportunities to organize seminars, meetings, field trips and other functions concerned with common interests of the members of the association.

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Entomology Research Areas

Our faculty have expertise and interests in a variety of research areas and collaborate within the department and with faculty in other departments and colleges. These research areas offer diverse opportunities for both graduate programs and for undergraduate students to expand their understanding of insect science.

Apiculture - David Tarpy 

Biological Control - David Orr

Ecology and Genomics - Fred Gould 

Field Crops
   Cotton, Corn, Soybeans - Dominic Reisig
   Peanuts - Rick Brandenburg
   Tobacco - Hannah Burrack

Forest Entomology - Vacant

Genetic Pest Management - Marcé Lorenzen, Max Scott

Public Health & Veterinary Entomology - Charles Apperson, Michael Reiskind, Wes Watson

Molecular Biology/Toxicology - R. Michael Roe

Ornamentals & Turf - Steven Frank, Rick Brandenburg 

Soil Ecology - Yasmin J. Cardoza

Systematics - Brian Wiegmann 

Urban Entomology - Coby Schal, Jules Silverman, Ed Vargo

Vegetable & Fruit Crops - Hannah Burrack , George Kennedy, Jim Walgenbach