PhD student currently working on bed bug ecology and IPM.
PhD student currently developing his research on social insects.
MS student currently working on Argentine ant biology and management.
Korie Merrill (MS 2015)
Currently Preserve Manager in a local natural lands management.
Kevin Welzel (PhD 2017)
Currently Sr. Associate in Entomology at a chemical company.
Daniel Perry (MS 2019)
Currently working in a major pest control product manufacture.
Christopher An Doan Thie Nguyen
Augustine De Villa
Mary Ellen Nguyen
Shao Hung (Dennis) Lee
Hoeun (Joyce) Park
Diana Oliva Sierra
Postdoc / staff
Research staff associate
A general laboratory manager. Kathleen also coordinates our annual UCR Urban Pest Management Conference.
Hoeun "Joyce" Park
Joyce works on yellowjacket and ant projects. She splits her time between Choe lab and Michael Rust lab.
Postdoc / staff alumni
Jazzae Puyol (Staff Research Associate)
Brian Dinh (Laboratory Assistant)
Jia-Wei Tay (Postdoctoral researcher, 2015-2018)
Currently Assistant Professor at University of Hawaii at Manoa.