Research

There are over 60 people actively associated with "Entomology at OSU". We come from more than 7 departments across 3 colleges. Please browse our faculty profiles to learn more about each research lab.

Entomology research faculty study a wide array of topics related to insects and other arthropods

Behavior, Biology, and Ecology are key facets that guide our research efforts

Specific current research topics include:

crop protection and integrated pest management - pollinator health - plant-insect interactions - slug and snail management - community ecology - insect behavior - water quality and riparian systems - population dynamics - climate modeling - chemical ecology and communication - biodiversity - nutrition and foraging ecology - effects and efficacy of pesticides - and more!