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Tauber, Maurice J.

Cornell Emeritus Professor


Dr. Maurice Tauber, emeritus professor and Graduate School professor in the Department of Entomology died on Oct, 6th, 2014.

Dr. Tauber earned his bachelor's and master's degrees at the University of Manitoba, Canada. In 1966 he received his doctorate in entomology from UC Berkeley. He was on the faculty of the Cornell University Department of Entomology, from 1966 to 2000, and chaired the department from 1981 to 1986. At Cornell, his research and teaching focused on biological control of insects and insect behavior, with emphasis on experimental studies of insect seasonal cycles.