Jeffrey G. Scott
Professor and Chair
The genetics, molecular biology and biochemistry of insecticide resistance; insect cytochrome P450s.
Jeffrey G. Scott


Fax: 607-255-0940


Department of Entomology
2128 Comstock Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-2703


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  • 1985 Ph.D., Entomology
    University of California, Riverside, CA 92521
    Thesis title: The Biochemistry, Physiology and Genetics of Permethrin Resistance in the House Fly, Musca domestica L.
  • 1981 M.S., Entomology
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824
    Thesis title: Characteristics of DDT-induced Pyrethroid Resistance in the German Cockroach, Blattella germanica.
  • 1979 B.S. (Honors), Biochemistry
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824
  • 1977 A.A. (Honors), Biology
    Grand Rapids Junior College, Grand Rapids, MI 49605

Research Description

Evolution and Population Genetics of Insecticide Resistance, Insecticide Toxicology, P450 Monooxygenases of Insects, Insect Molecular Biology, Evolution of Sex Determination in Musca domestica

Selected Publications