Special Interests: Bacillus thuringiensis; transgenic plants, non-target insects, insecticide resistance.
Position: Professor in Entomology. Currently working on Bt resistance in cotton bollworm, Helicoverpa zea. Development of Bt strains for transgenic cowpea and sweet potato.
Currently Principal Investigator of a Bean/Cowpea Collaborative Research Support Program (CRSP) Project on genetic improvement of cowpea, partnered with scientists in West African countries of Burkina Faso , Cameroon and Senegal .
Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology
301 Funchess Hall
Auburn , AL 36849
Bt strain selection, resistance and non-target issues for the development of Bt transgenic cowpea.
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Department of Entomology
901 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2089