Photo of Katelyn KesheimerKatelyn Kesheimer

Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist

Entomology & Plant Pathology

EDUCATION

2015      Ph.D., Entomology, University of Kentucky
2009     M.S., Biology, Eastern Illinois University
2006     B.S., Biology, University of Kentucky


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

• Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University

• Integrated Pest Management Extension Agent, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Entomological Society of America (ESA)

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

My lab conducts applied entomological research to help Alabama growers with pest problems in a variety of cropping systems, including but not limited to grains, pastures, turf, and hemp. The overarching goal of my research is to provide practical, integrated pest management solutions for growers that are environmentally and economically sustainable.