US Forest Service Research & Development
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  • 1400 Independence Ave., SW
  • Washington, D.C. 20250-0003
  • 800-832-1355
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Brian Sullivan

Research Entomologist
2500 Shreveport Highway
Pineville, LA 71360
Phone: 318-473-7206
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Current Research

●        Southern Pine Beetle (SPB)

●        Manipulation with Pheromones and Other Odors

●        Understanding Variability in SPB (and Bark Beetle) Responses to Pheromones and Other Odors

●        Chemical Ecology and Systematics of Bark Beetles of North and Central America

●        Bark Beetle Pest Species New to Science

●        Other Threats of Forest Trees of the Southern US

○        Baldcypress Leafroller

○        Sirex Noctilio


See more research details at my RWU page


  • University of Georgia, Ph.D. Entomology, 1997
  • St. John’s College, B.A. Liberal Arts, 1990

Professional Experience

  • Research Entomologist, USDA Forest Service
    2000 - Current
    My research addresses the biology, systematics, chemical ecology, and management of native and invasive forest pest insects of North America.
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Entomology, University of Georgia
    1997 - 2000

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Last updated on : 02/10/2015