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Grzegorz A Buczkowski


  • Research Associate Professor
  • Research Assistant Professor/ Director of Industrial Affiliates Program

Awards & Honors

(2012) National Conference on Urban Entomology Award for Outstanding Leadership and Dedication to Program Planning. National Conference on Urban Entomology.

(2010) PRF Travel Grant. Purdue University.

(2010) Recognition Award in Urban Entomology. Entomological Society of America - North Central Section.

(2004) Professional Development Award from ASPAC. Administartive and Professional Staff Advisory Committee.

Selected Publications

Buczkowski, G. A., Roper, E., Chin, D., Mothapo, N., & Wossler, T. (2014). Hydrogel baits with low-dose thiamethoxam for sustainable Argentine ant management in commercial orchards.. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, DOI: 10.1111/eea.12239..

Buczkowski, G. A., Roper, E., & Chin, D. (2014). Polyacrylamide hydrogels: an effective tool for delivering liquid baits to pest ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).. Journal of Economic Entomology, 107.

Buczkowski, G. A., Wang, C., Singh, N., Cooper, R., & Liu, C. (2013). Evaluation of an insecticide dust band treatment method for controlling bed bugs. Journal of Economic Entomology, 106.

Buczkowski, G. A. (2012). Colony spatial structure in polydomous ants: complimentary approaches reveal different patterns.. Insectes Sociaux, 59.

Buczkowski, G. A., Scherer, C. W., & Bennett, G. (2012). Toxicity and horizontal transfer of chlorantraniliprole in the eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes. Journal of Economic Entomology, 105.

Buczkowski, G. A., & Richmond, D. (2012). The effect of urbanization on ant abundance and diversity: a temporal examination of factors affecting biodiversity. PLoS One, 7. Retrieved from

Buczkowski, G. A. (2011). Suburban sprawl: environmental features affect colony social and spatial structure in the black carpenter ant, Camponotus pennsylvanicus.. Ecological Entomology, 36, 62-71.

Buczkowski, G. A., & Krushelnycky, P. (2011). The odorous house ant, Tapinoma sessile (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), as a new temperate-origin invader.. Myrmecological News, 16, 61-66.

Buczkowski, G. A. (in press). Suburban sprawl: environmetal features affect colony social and spatial structure in the black carpenter ant, Camponotus pennsylvanicus.. ecological entomology.

Buczkowski, G. A., & VanWeelden, M. (in press). Patch size and patch architecture affect the dynamics of food distribution in ants.. environmental entomology.