Dr. Jim Tumlinson has collaborated with scientists in Brazil and South Africa on investigations to identify an attractant for Sirex noctilio, an invasive species of woodwasp that attacks pine trees. Dr. Jim Frazier and Maryann Frazier recently conducted research in Africa with graduate students working to solve the mysterious disappearance of large numbers of honey bees.
Areas of Expertise:
- Insect population dynamics
- Ralph O. Mumma Professor of Entomology
- Director, Center for Chemical Ecology