Tonja Wilkins Fisher

   University of Kentucky
   Department of Entomology
   S-225 Ag. Science Center North
   Lexington, KY 40546

B.S. Biology Kentucky State University
M.S. Entomology. University of Kentucky, Lexington-Kentucky, Summer 2004

Expertise and Research Interests
Biological Control, Molecular Biology, Insect Physiology

Current Research
Examining the functions of several Cys-motif genes using RNAi technology.

Ohio Valley Entomological Association
Entomological Society of America (ESA),
Kentucky Academy of Sciences (KAS),

Honors and Awards

Research experience
Dr. John D. Sedlacek, Stored Products and Ecology Laboratory, Kentucky State University, 1998-2004.
Examined effects of Bacillus thuringiensis transgenic corn on several stored product insects.

Dr. Bruce A. Webb, Molecular Entomology.