Dr. Bonnie Ownley was selected as the 2018 UT Notable Woman of the Year. The announcement can be found here.
This position has been filled. The Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology currently is seeking an assistant professor of apiculture (12-month tenure-track, 100% Extension). The full announcement can be found here.
Three current Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology faculty, Dr. Trigiano, Dr. A. Windham, and Dr. M. Windham, are responsible for developing dogwood trees that are resistant to two different diseases. Read the full story here.
UTIA Assistant Professor Rebecca Trout Fryxell discusses the rise of the mosquito-borne viral disease La Crosse encephalitis in Appalachia. Click here to see full description.
UTIA Professor Juan Jurat-Fuentes and colleagues publish results of a study in Scientific Reports that demonstrates the mechanism of field-evolved resistance to transgenic Bt corn in fall armyworm. Click here to read full article.