Doug Landis honored by North Carolina State University’s CALS

posted on October 17, 2013 10:03am

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Entomology professor Doug Landis was honored on Oct. 11, 2013, by North Carolina State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) with an Outstanding Alumnus award. The award recognizes alumni who have applied their talent to excel in their chosen field. Recipients have shown a record of service to their community, industry or organization.

Landis’s research focuses on the interactions of insects with landscape structure and the application of that knowledge to ecologically based pest management. His work is motivated by a desire to create agricultural landscapes that support biodiversity as well as high agricultural productivity. Landis is currently serving as interim chair of the Department of Entomology.