Amy C Howe

Research Coordinator II

UF, AMRIS Affiliated Faculty & Staff


Contact Information

Phone (352) 294-4786
Address 1149 Newell Dr., P.O. Box 100015
Gainesville , FL 32611-
Building McKnight Brain Institute

Educational Background

  • BS Chemistry & BS Biological Sciences, Wright State University, Dayton, OH
  • MS Chemistry, WSU [Thesis: Osmotic Shock Effects on Macroporous Weak-Base Anion Exchange Resins]
  • PhD program Physical Chemistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Certified Public Manager, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Research Interests

  • -Research and development of biological control methods and techniques
  • -Tritrophic chemical interactions between plants and insects
  • -Biological control organisms as alternatives to pesticides
  • -Graduate research: nanospray FTICR-MS for identification of protein-peptide targets

Professional Experience

  • -Adjunct Instructor, Chemistry, College of Central Florida
  • -Biological Administrator/Scientist, Division of Plant Industry, Florida Department of Agriculture
  • -Science Teacher (Biology, Chemistry, Physics), Williston High School
  • -Chemist, Center for Medical, Agricultural, and Veterinary Entomology, USDA
  • -R&D Chemist, Cargill North American Corn Milling Division