Academic Editor

Dina M Fonseca


Professor of Entomology, Dr. Fonseca teaches courses in Medical and Veterinary Entomology and Population Genetics, researches the ecology and evolution of invasive species and does extension research on ways to control invasive mosquitoes. She has a B.S. in Biology and Geology from the University of Coimbra, Portugal, and a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolution from the University of Pennsylvania, USA. Geneticist at the Smithsonian where she is still a Research Associate, then Assistant Curator at the Academy of Natural Sciences. Dr. Fonseca joined Rutgers University in 2007.

Ecology Entomology Environmental Sciences Epidemiology Evolutionary Studies Genomics Global Health Infectious Diseases

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Rutgers University

Research Associate

Smithsonian Institution

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