Researchers Associated with the Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants - James P. Cuda, Ph.D.

James P. Cuda, Ph.D.




Discipline Specialization


  • Screening and evaluating insect natural enemies for classical biological control of invasive weeds


  • Develop in-service training programs for county faculty on IPM in agriculture, horticulture, structures, natural resources and public health emphasizing biological control and other biologically-based pest management practices.
  • Prepare electronic (PowerPoint, EDIS) and traditional training guides for use by county faculty.


  • Mentoring graduate students, serving on graduate student committees and guest lecturing

Contact Information

Ag-Entomology and Nematology
2107 Eyn
Gainesville, Fl