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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Ph.D. Entomology, MichiganStateUniversity, 1983

M.S. Entomology, PennsylvaniaStateUniversity, 1980

B.S. Biology, PennsylvaniaStateUniversity, 1975


Professional Experience:

2002-Present: Research Leader and Location Coordinator

CarlHaydenBeeResearchCenter, Tucson, AZ


1999-Present: Adjunct Professor, Department of Entomology

University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ


1991-2002: Lead Scientist, USDA-ARS

CarlHaydenBeeResearchCenter, Tucson, AZ


1990-Present: Member of the Center for Insect Science

University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ


1986-2002: Research Entomologist, USDA-ARS

CarlHaydenBeeResearchCenter, Tucson, AZ


1985-1986: Research Associate, USDA-ARS

CarlHaydenBeeResearchCenter, Tucson, AZ


1983-1985: Research Associate, Department of Entomology

MichiganStateUniversity, East Lansing, MI



2011 - Technology Transfer Award, USDA-ARS

2011 - Alumni Fellow, PennsylvaniaStateUniversity

2011 - Federal Lab Consortium Award

2007 - Outstanding Alumna Award, PennsylvaniaStateUniversity, College of Agriculture

1998 - J.H. Hambleton Award, Eastern Apiculture Society

1997 - Outstanding Service to Beekeeping, Western Apiculture Society

1996 - USDA Secretary's Award for Service

1983 - Eugenia McDaniel Award, MichiganStateUniversity

1983 - Outstanding Student in Apiculture Award, Eastern Apiculture Society

1983 - J.H Comstock Award, Entomological Society of America


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