Colorado potato beetle
Applied Entomology Laboratory ~ Dr. Andrei Alyokhin

Abbreviated Curriculum Vita


EDUCATION:
1999 Ph.D. in Entomology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts.
1994 B.S. in Education in Biology and Chemistry, Moscow Pedagogical State University, Moscow, Russia. Graduated Summa Cum Laude.
09/92-05/93 Exchange student at Baylor University, Waco, Texas.

RESEARCH/PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
PresentProfessor and Director, School of Biology and Ecology, University of Maine, Orono.
2013-14Professor, School of Biology and Ecology, University of Maine, Orono.
2007-13Associate Professor, School of Biology and Ecology, University of Maine, Orono.
2001-07Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Maine, Orono.
1999-2000Junior Entomologist, Department of Entomology, University of Hawaii, Manoa.
1999 Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Kauai Agricultural Research Center, University of Hawaii, Kapaa.
1994-99 Research Assistant, Department of Entomology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.


HONORS AND AWARDS:

  • Special Recognition for Outstanding Support and Contributions (U.S. National Park Service, 2012)
  • Faculty Outstanding Public Service Award (College of Natural Sciences, Food, and Agriculture, University of Maine, 2011)
  • Selected to present A. Randall Alford Memorial Lecture of the Friends of Dr. Edith Marion Patch, Inc.
  • Long-Term Invitation Fellowship for Research in Japan (the Japan Society for Promotion of Science, 2009)
  • Sustainable Agriculture Award (University of Maine, 2005)
  • Harry A. Rosenfeld Award in Applied Entomology (University of Massachusetts, 1999)
  • Lotta M. Crabtree Graduate Fellowship in Agriculture (Crabtree Trusts, 1996 - 1999)
  • University Fellowship (University of Massachusetts, 1994-95)
  • Gardner BBB Research Award (Baylor University, 1993)
  • Frank G. Brooks Award for Excellence in Student Research (BBB, 1993)
  • Silver Medal for Excellent Academic Performance in Secondary School (Russian Ministry of Education, 1989)



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