Citrus Center


Dr. Andrew Chow

Research Assistant 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. In October 2021, Dr. Chow was appointed to the position of Research Assistant Professor at the Texas A&M Citrus Center. He conducts fundamental and applied research on the ecology and behavior of arthropod pests affecting the productivity of citrus in Texas.  His areas of expertise and interest 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 78599-9027
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Dr. Andrew Chow