Gillett-Kaufman, Jennifer individual record
Instructional Associate Professor

I conduct applied research related to olive pest identification and management. My students work to develop research based answers that meet the needs of Texas citizens. Student research projects are driven by their interests and include (but are not limited to):

o olive pest management

o native pollinator abundance

o orchid pollination

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles32
  • Suen, C., & Gillett-Kaufman, J. L. (2021). Cherry Shrimp Neocaridina davidi (Bouvier 1904) (Crustacea: Decopoda: Atyidae). EDIS. 2021(2),
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  • Griffith, T., & Gillett-Kaufman, J. L. (2021). Common Backswimmer Notonecta glauca (Linnaeus 1758) (Hemiptera: Notonectidae). EDIS. 2021(2), 3-3.
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  • Brown, J. T., & Gillett-Kaufman, J. L. (2021). Cranberry Fruitworm Acrobasis vaccinii Riley (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). EDIS. 2021(2), 4-4.
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  • Phillips, E. F., & Gillett-Kaufman, J. L. (2021). Croton Scale Phalacrococcus howertoni Hodges & Hodgson (Insecta: Hemiptera: Coccidae). EDIS. (4),
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  • Gillett-Kaufman, J. L., & Wilson, F. (2021). Fish Nematode Huffmanela spp. (Enoplea: Trichinellida: Trichosomoididae). EDIS. 2021(2), 4-4.
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Conference Papers4
  • Campbell, D., Gillett-Kaufman, J., Sarkhosh, A., Brecht, J., & Treadwell, D. (2020). Efficacy of Bagging as an Alternative Insect and Disease Management Tool for Peach (Prunus persica L.) in Florida. HORTSCIENCE. 55(9), S386-S387.
  • Gioeli, K. T., Cuda, J. P., Gillett-Kaufman, J., Bradshaw, J. P., Overholt, W. A., Lietze, V., Shearer, J., & Hix, R. L. (2013). Hydrilla IPM RAMP-Starting a Statewide Extension Project. HORTSCIENCE. 48(9), S371-S371.
  • Gillett, J. L., & Leppla, N. C. (2006). IPM Florida building through partnerships: The UF, IFAS statewide IPM program. PHYTOPATHOLOGY. 96(6), S40-S40.
  • Sonke, D. J., Gillett, J. L., Leppla, N. C., & FSHS. (2005). Chemsearch: A searchable pesticide database for tropical fruit crops. Proceedings of the 118th Annual Meeting of the Florida State Horticultural Society. 118, 218-220.
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mailing address
2475 TAMU; Entomology Department;
College Station, Texas 77843-2475