Name

Marla Spivak

Keyword: 
Environment
Marla Spivak
Job Title: 
Professor
College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
612-624-4798

Areas of Expertise

  • Bee breeding
  • Bees
  • Colony Collapse Disorder (bee health)
  • Floral landscapes for bees

Notable Achievements

  • Distinguished McKnight University Professor
  • MacArthur Fellow, 2010 (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)
  • "Why bees are disappearing," TEDGlobal talk, 2013
  • University of Minnesota Extension: Dean's Award for Distinguished Campus-Based Faculty, 2013

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