William Walton

Co-Director, UC Riverside

William Walton is the department vice chair of entomology and a professor of entomology at University of California, Riverside. Dr. Walton has both a MS and PhD in Zoology and Aquatic Ecology.

The Walton lab studies the ecology and control of mosquitoes inhabiting constructed treatment wetlands, microbiomes of mosquitoes and their environment, biorational control strategies for mosquito vectors inhabiting underground storm drain systems, use of native larvivorous fishes for mosquito control and the characterization of semiochemicals that reduce egg laying by mosquito vectors.