Citrus Center


Dr. Andrew Chow

Research Asst. Professor, Entomology

Dr. Andrew Chow received his Ph.D. in Biology from Simon Fraser University, Canada. Afterward, he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Entomology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; a Research Entomologist in the Beneficial Insects Research Unit of the United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Kika de la Garza Subtropical Agricultural Research Center, Weslaco, TX; and a Project Director for the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Citrus Center, Weslaco, TX. Dr. Chow is now a Research Assistant Professor at the Texas A&M Citrus Center since his appointment in October of 2021.

He conducts fundamental and applied research on the ecology and behavior of arthropod pests affecting the productivity of citrus in Texas. Dr. Chow's interests and expertise include integrated pest management, attract-and-kill (AK) strategies, biological control, parasitoid ecology, predator-prey relationships, and plant-insect interactions.

Texas A&M University-Kingsville Citrus Center
312 N. International Blvd.
Weslaco, TX 78599
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Dr. Andrew Chow