COL John McVay

Title: Faculty - Biology
Department: Math/Science Division
Phone: (575) 624-8141
Office: Willson Hall 105

SPRING 2017 Schedule
Course IDSecCourse NameHS/JC
BIOL 122403Principles of Biology II (Area III)JC
BIOL 122405Principles of Biology II (Area III)JC
BIOL 2260L35Environmental Biology LabJC
BIOL 226402Environmental BiologyJC
BIOL 2264H02Coll Environm BiologHS
Dr. John McVay
Educational Background:
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, Entomology, 1991
M.S., Auburn University, Microbiology/Entomology, 1975
B.S., University of North Alabama, Zoology/History, 1973
2005-Present, New Mexico Military Institute, Professor and Associate Dean, Administration of Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and Teaching of College Biological Sciences
2002-2005, Auburn University, Contract Professor of Entomology and IPM Coordinator, Field Extension and Research and Administration of Alabama IPM Programs
1976-2002, Auburn University / Ala. Coop. Extension, Professor of Entomology and Extension Entomologist, Field Extension and Research
1975-1976, Chemagro Corporation, Research Entomologist, Pesticide and Insect Rearing Research
Honors, Awards and Publications:
Elected Member, Gamma Sigma Delta, Honor Society of Agriculture, 1975
Excellence in Extension Award, Alabama Pecan Growers Association, First ever presentation of this award, 1988
Extension Publication Award for “Pecan Production in the Southeast -- A Guide for Growers”, American Society for Horticultural Science, 1990
Organizations and Committees:
Various Committees of the Entomological Society of America, Various offices (Member to Chairman), 1980-2002
Alabama Extension Specialist Association, Various offices (Board of Directors, President-Elect, President), 1982-2002
Journal for Entomological Science, Journal of Agricultural Entomology, Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, Others, Manuscript Reviewer, 1979-2002
Various Committees of New Mexico Military Institute, Various offices, 2005-Present

Additional Information:
Approximately $1 Million obtained and managed while at Auburn University
Senior Editor of two books and Author of ten book chapters
Author or Co-Author of 49 Thesis, Dissertations, Journal Articles, Proceedings Articles, Technical Articles, Experimentation Station Publications, and Abstracts