Welcome to the Department of Entomology
The Department of Entomology at the University of Wisconsin – Madison is a world-class graduate training and research institution committed to advancing research in insect biology in both basic and applied contexts. We offer MS and Ph.D. degrees (ranked in the top 5 nationally) in Entomology and an undergraduate major. Our faculty and staff members along with our graduate students, postdoctoral associates, affiliated and emeritus professors offer a dynamic and interdisciplinary research and teaching environment to prepare students for a future in entomology.
Advancing research in insect biology in both basic and applied contexts
Embodying the Wisconsin Idea, making the boundaries of our work the boundaries of the Wisconsin and beyond
Interdisciplinary instruction to inform students, collaborators, and the community
National Entomology Program Ranking
Years of Excellence
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We deeply appreciate the support we receive from loyal alumni and friends. Private gifts provide scholarships for deserving undergraduates, enable us to attract the best and brightest graduate students, help us to retain the most talented faculty and staff, and provide support for new initiatives.