Dr. Vincent P. Jones

Director of WSU-DAS
Professor & Entomologist

Department of Entomology, Washington State University
Tree Fruit Research & Extension Center
1100 N Western Ave., Wenatchee, WA 98801
Phone: 509-663-8181 x291  Email: vpjones@wsu.edu

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Areas of Research Activity

Insect population dynamics, orchard IPM, development and implementation of decision support systems, insect behavior, biological control, effect of introduced pests on ecosystems, mechanisms of mating disruption.

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. – University of California at Riverside, Entomology (1983)
  • M.S. – University of California at Riverside, Entomology (1982)
  • B.S. – San Diego State Univ., Biology, w/honors (1978)

Professional Society Memberships

  • Entomology Society of America
  • Gamma Sigma Delta
  • Sigma Xi

Honors & Awards

  • W. Woodworth Award 2013. (Achievement in Entomology in the Pacific Branch over the past 10 or more years). Pacific Branch of Entomological Society of America
  • Team Interdisciplinary Award 2013 (Team leader and member) Washington State University, College of Agriculture, Human and Natural Resource Sciences.
  • Integrated Pest Management Team Award 2005 (member), Pacific Branch of Entomological Society of America.
  • Recognition Award for Excellence in Integrated Pest Management 2004, Entomological Society of America (national award)
  • Excellence in Integrated Pest Management 2004, Pacific Branch of the Entomological Society of America
  • Distinguished Achievement Award in Integrated Pest Management 1995, Pacific Branch of Entomological Society of America
  • Alumni Award of Merit 1993, Gamma Sigma Delta, Univ. California Riverside Chapter
  • Outstanding Teacher 1991, Gamma Sigma Delta, Univ. Hawaii Chapter