Jake Bova

Assistant Professor of Biology Biology


Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

PhD in Entomology, 2018

Dissertation: “Overwintering mechanisms of La Crosse virus vectors”


MS in Entomology, 2014

Thesis: “Morphological differentiation of eggs and comparative efficacy of oviposition and gravid traps for Aedes vectors at different habitats”


BS in Biology with a Minor in Entomology, 2009



BIOL 117 General Biology

BIOL 332 Microbiology and Immunology

Entomology (TBD)

Professional Experience

United States Army Reserve

Captain - Medical Entomologist, 72B

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