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Paul Leisnham

Assistant Professor
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Primary Expertise: 
Natural Sciences
Natural Sciences

Paul Leisnham is an assistant professor in the Department of Environmental Science and Technology. He specializes in mosquito ecology and management, and watershed health and sustainability. 

Through his research, Leisnham addresses various issues, including population and community ecology, global change biology, watershed management, integrated pest management and public health. He collaborates with numerous researchers, extension professionals and community partners on projects funded by state and federal grants, including those from the National Science Foundation, the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Ph.D. Ecology and Health, University of Otago, New Zealand
M.S. Zoology, University of Otago, New Zealand
B.S. Zoology, University of Otago, New Zealand