Erin Bauer is the Extension Associate in the Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) Office in the Agronomy and Horticulture Department at the University of Nebraska—Lincoln. She earned her bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 1995; her MLIS (Master's of Library and Information Science) from Rosary College (now Dominican University) in River Forest, IL, in 1996; and her master's degree in entomology from UNL in August 2013.
Erin joined the PSEP Office in 2004 and has been involved in Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and pesticide education since that time. She has revised pesticide training manuals and videos, created PSEP dramatization videos, developed web-based IPM learning modules, conducted IPM assessments in Lincoln and Omaha schools, worked on IPM with child care centers and the Winnebago and Omaha tribal schools, co-led a statewide IPM coalition, and developed and presented youth programs such as the "Pest Private Eye" video game, which teaches children about IPM, and Stormwater Sleuth, which teaches about stormwater runoff.
Contact Erin at firstname.lastname@example.org