Expertise

Research Interests: Site-specific IPM; landscape ecology and population dynamics; Potato; Small Grains; Sugarbeet; Biological Control; Geographic Information Systems (GIS), spatial statistics and computer applications in entomology; use of interactive information systems in technology transfer and extension; spatial aspects of pesticide resistance.

Keywords: Integrated Pest Management, Small Grains, Biological Control, GIS,

Affiliations

Associate Professor, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota Twin Cities
1997 - current

Adjunct Faculty, Department of Entomology, School of Natural Resource Sciences, College of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Natural Resources, North Dakota State University

Extension Entomologist, Department of Entomology, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Professor, Department of Entomology, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Past Affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Entomology, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota Twin Cities (past)

Research Associate, Entomology (Bioagricultural Sciences & Pest Management), Colorado State University (past)
1994 - 1997

Graduate Student, Oregon State University
1990 - 1994

Scientist, Safer, Ltd.
1988 - 1990

Graduate Student, Biology, University of Victoria (past)
1985 - 1988

Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota Twin Cities (past)

Communities
Food Science and Technology, Environmental Science, Agriculture, Entomology, Entomology, Entomology, Natural Science
Degrees
PhD, Oregon State University, Entomology, 1994
MS, University of Victoria, Canada, Biology, 1988
BS, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada, Biology, 1980
Keywords
pest management geographic information systems population biology conservation biology entomology information science or systems spatial data or analysis technology transfer
Languages
English, French
Associations
Entomological Society of America
Entomological Society of Canada