John VanDyk

John K. VanDyk

Current position: Systems Analyst and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Iowa State University Department of Entomology

Areas of interest: Computers in teaching biology; distance education; virtual reality; information systems (specifically metadata, web automation and database integration); knowledge management; medical entomology.

Address: 411 Science II, Iowa State University, Ames IA 50011

E-mail Address: jvandyk at


Teaching Experience

Computer Experience




Software developed

Major networking projects

Professional Entomological Training

Research Experience

Focused on arbovirus surveillance, deer tick ecology as related to transmission of Lyme disease, and mosquito olfaction.

Honors and Awards

Professional Society Membership


Book chapters

Publications in Refereed Journals

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