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The PhD in agricultural entomology and pest control program provides training in insect systematics and biological diversity, insect ecology and integrated pest control, insect biochemistry and molecular biology. It integrates knowledge of life science, agronomy, horticulture and plant protection with modern theory of biological technology.
PhD students are supervised by experienced faculty to conduct research in the fields of systematics of major insect groups, diversity of rare and endangered insects, regularity of outbreak, disaster mechanism and integrated control of major agricultural pests, study and utilization of insect resources.the program is closely associated with the disciplines of biology, agronomy, forestry, medicine and environmental protection.
Students in the agriculture and pest control program will gain advanced knowledge in entomology, and have an overall and systematic understanding of advanced research in the field. Graduates of the PhD program will possess critical thinking skills and will have all the skills related to teaching, research, and administration in entomology.
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