Ismael E. Ramirez, Ph.D. Student

Ismael Ramirez


Geroge E. Heimpel


Mexico City, Mexico

Research Topic:

Insect Biological Control for Conservation Biology

Previous Education:

Masters in Entomology at the UMN

Why insects? 

Insects are important, they play an important role in the world

Why University of Minnesota? What is your favorite thing about UMN?

The University of Minnesota is one of the few Universities working on the conservation of species in the Galapagos Islands


Continue to do research on important conservation projects after I am done with my PhD

Favorite Insect:

The emerald cockroach wasp

Other interests/Hobbies.

I bake  

Coffee or Tea?