Prospective Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

We always have new research opportunities available in the lab so please contact me if you are interested in our research. 

Undergraduate Students:
Undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a research project should contact me directly. The Undergraduate Biology Research Program (UBRP) ( and Minority Access to Research Careers Program ( also support undergraduate research and we have hosted several UBRP students.

Graduate Students (Application deadline Dec. 1st):
Prospective graduate students contact me directly if you are interested in persuing an MS or PhD degree in my lab.  In addition, the Graduate Interdisciplinary Program in Entomology & Insect Science website ( provides a wealth of information on application deadlines and requirements.

Postdoctoral Fellows:
Postdoctoral fellows interested in our research should contact me directly regarding currently available positions. 

PERT Postdoctoral fellowships:
If you are a US citizen or permanent resident you can also apply to the PERT program ( administered by the Center for Insect Science ( The PERT program offers generous three year fellowships, funds for research supplies and valuable opportunities to enhance your teaching abilities in a college environment.