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Michael Ulyshen

Research Entomologist
320 Green Street
Athens
Georgia
United States
30602

Phone: 706-559-4296
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Current Research

  •     Role of insects in promoting wood decomposition and forest productivity
  •     Diversity and conservation of pollinators in forests
  •     Ecological impacts of invasive species
  •     Biology and control of forest insect pests

 See more research details at my RWU page

Research Interests

Species invasions, Novel ecosystems, Decomposition, Biodiversity, Pollination, Conservation

Education

  • University of Georgia, Ph.D. Entomology 2009
  • University of Georgia, M.S. Entomology 2005
  • Miami University, B.S. Zoology 2002
  • Miami University, B.A. Chemistry 2002

Professional Experience

  • Research Entomologist, USDA-FS-SRS
    2014 - Current
  • Entomologist, USDA-FS-SRS
    2010 - 2014
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, The Ohio State University
    2010 - 2010
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Michigan State University
    2009 - 2010

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Publications

Research Highlights

HighlightTitleYear


SRS-2011-07
Developing a simple rearing method for Emerald ash borer biological control agents

The emerald ash borer, a buprestid beetle native to Asia, is one of the most ecologically and economically significant invasive forest pests in ...

2011


SRS-2014-192
Forest Bees are More Active in the Canopy Than Near the Ground in the Southeastern U.S.

Results from one of the first studies to investigate how bees are vertically distributed in temperate deciduous forests suggest these insects ar ...

2014


Last updated on : 01/15/2016