Department of Entomology
501 ASI Building
453 Shortlidge RD
University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-1895
Fax: 814-865-3048

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Insect Identification

  • Assistant Research Professor of Arthropod Identification

Areas of Expertise

  • Arthropod identification
  • Arthropod survey, collection, and biodiversity
  • Soil arthropods, with particular emphasis on forest leaf litter
  • Acarology, with particular emphasis on Prostigmata and Cunaxidae

Public Outreach

  • Ph.D. Candidate
  • Student Outreach Coordinator

Areas of Expertise

  • plant-pollinator networks; specimen identification; habitat surveys; flower identification; quantitative analysis

Academic Programs

  • Professor of Entomology
  • Director of Graduate Studies
  • Coordinator of Entomology minor
  • State IPM Coordinator and Director of the PA IPM program

Areas of Expertise

  • Insect ecology
  • Plant-insect interactions
  • Conservation biological control
  • Chemical ecology
  • Gall insects

Department of Entomology


501 ASI Building
University Park, PA 16802