Edward Mcgawley

Mcgawley, Edward C.
Title Professor Emeritus
Department Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology Department
E-mail EMcgawley@agcenter.lsu.edu
Address 1 LSU Campus 302 Life Sciences Bldg.
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone 225-578-1387

  • William J. Fulbright Fellowship Recipient, 1996-97
  • NATO/JNICT Scholarship Recipient, 1997
  • Sigma Xi
  • Louisiana State University Science Club Outstanding Service Award, 2000, Society of Nematologists

Carter-Wientjes, C. H., J. S. Russin, D. J. Boethel, J. L. Griffin, and E. C. McGawley. 2004. Feeding and maturation by soybean looper (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae on soybean affected by weed, fungus, and nematode pests. Journal of Economic Entomology 97:14-20.



McGawley, E. C., M. J. Pontif and J. B. Sumner. 2004. Efficacy of Agri-Terra against phytoparasitic nematode species indigenous to Louisiana. Fifth International Conference on Alternatives to Methyl Bromide, 27-30 September, 2004, Lisbon, Portugal. Submitted.



Lewis, S. A., D. J. Chitwood, and E. C. McGawley. 2003. Nematode Biology, Morphology and Physiology in Dekker Encyclopedia of Plant and Crop Science, Robert M. Goodman, ed. Marcel Dekker, NY. Pp. 42-47.



Erwin, T. L., C. Overstreet, and E. C. McGawley. 2002. Nematicides against reniform nematode in Louisiana. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, CD Rom, National Cotton Council, P.O. Box 820285, Memphis, TN.



McGawley, E. C. and M. J. Pontif. 2002. Agri 50 and Agrizide, two new pesticides for use in Louisiana agriculture. Abstracts: Louisiana Plant Protection Association. p. 24.



Overstreet, C. and E. C. McGawley. 2002. Workshop- Nematode Management: reniform/root-knot competition and reproduction. Proceedings of the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, CD Rom, National Cotton Council, P.O. Box 820285, Memphis, TN.



Overstreet, C., E. C. McGawley and B. Padgett. 2002. Current management strategies employed against the reniform nematode (Rotylenchulus reniformis) in cotton production in Louisiana, U.S.A. Nematology 4:306-307.



Pontif, M. J. and E. C. McGawley. 2002. Impact of three weed species on reproduction of Rotylenchulus reniformis on cotton and soybean. Abstracts: Louisiana Plant Protection Association. p. 37.



Erwin, T., C. Overstreet, and E. C. McGawley. 2001. The influence of anhydrous ammonia against reniform nematode. 2001 Beltwide Cotton Proceedings.



McGawley, E. C., M. J. Pontif, and C. Overstreet. 2001. Chemical management of nematodes in Louisiana: field and microplot trials with cotton, soybean, rice and assorted vegetable species. Phytopathology 91:S138. Publication number P-2001-0070-SON.



Overstreet, C., B. Padgett, J. Price, and E. C. McGawley. 2001. The effects of nematicides and cover crops on reniform nematode. 2001 Beltwide Cotton Proceedings.



Overstreet, C., E. C. McGawley, and G. Lawrence. 2001. Telone 2 for the control of reniform nematode in cotton during 1999-2000 in north Louisiana and southern Mississippi. Phytopathology 91:S140.



Bond, J. P., E. C. McGawley, and J. W. Hoy. 2000. Distribution of plant-parasitic nematodes on sugarcane in Louisiana and efficacy of nematicides. Journal of Nematology 32:493-501.



McGawley, E. C. and C. Overstreet. 2000. Plant disease complexes. in: Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology. John Wiley & Sons, New York. Pp. 327-332.



Overstreet, C. and E. C. McGawley. 2000. Introduction to cotton nematodes. in: Compendium of Cotton Diseases, 2nd Ed. T. L. Kirkpatrick, ed. American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN. Pp. 38-40.



Overstreet, C. and E. C. McGawley. 2000. Sting nematode. in: Compendium of Cotton Diseases, 2nd Ed. T. L. Kirkpatrick, ed. American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN. Pp. 45-46.



Overstreet, C. and E. C. McGawley. 2000. Thielaviopsis black root rot disease. in: Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology. John Wiley & Sons, New York. Pp. 186-188.



Bond, J. P., McGawley, E. C., and Hoy, J. W. 1999. Nematode pathogenicity to sugarcane cultivars in Louisiana: microplot conditions. Phytopathology 89:S9.



Eisenback, J. D. and E. C. McGawley. 1999. Identification of the most common genera of plant parasitic nematodes. Society of Nematologists, CD-Rom. Copyright 1999. 85 minutes.



McGawley, E. C. and C. Overstreet. 1999. Reniform nematodein: Compendium of Soybean Diseases, Fourth Edition. G.L. Hartman, J.B. Sinclair, and J.C. Rupe, eds. APS Press, St. Paul, MN. Pp. 54-55.



Moser, E. B., J. P. Bond, and E. C. McGawley. 1999. Multivariate compositional data analysis methods for analysis of nematode populations. Nematropica 29:126.



Barker, K. R.and E. C. McGawley. 1998. Interrelations of cyst nematodes with other microorganisms and pests. In: Cyst Forming Nematodes. S.B. Sharma, ed. American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN. Pp. 266-292.



Hoy, J. W. and E. C. McGawley. 1998. Cultural control: changing environment and crop to reduce pests. Louisiana Agriculture 41(4):7-10.



McGawley, E.C. and C. Overstreet. 1998. Nematode parasites of rice and other cereals. in: Monograph on Plant-Nematode Interactions. American Society of Agronomy, Madison, WI. Pp. 455-486.



Wenefrieda, I., J. S. Russin, and E. C. McGawley. 1998. Competition between Tylenchorhynchus annulatus and Criconemella xenoplax on grain sorghum (Sorghum bicolor). Journal of Nematology 30:423-430.



Stetina, S. R., E. C. McGawley, and J. S. Russin. 1997. Relationship between Meloidogyne incognita and Rotylenchulus reniformis as influenced by soybean genotype. Journal of Nematology 29:395-403.

Teaching Experience: Nematology annually and Introductory Plant Pathology Semi-annually. Over the years, Ed McGawley has also taught Integrated Pest Management, and Honors Biology at LSU. He also guest lectures in Invertebrate Zoology at LSU and Southeastern Louisiana University and in Plant Disease Management and Control at LSU.



Committee Assignments
(University, Experiment Station and Departmental): Over the years, Ed McGawley has been a judge in the Louisiana and International Science and Engineering Fairs and at the Science and Humanities Symposium. He has served as a member of the LSU Faculty Policy Committee, the Student Recruitment Committee, and the Dissertation Evaluation Committee and has served as a member of search committees for faculty members and several department heads. Within the Department of Plant Pathology & Crop Physiology, Ed McGawley has been a member or chair of the Promotion and Tenure committee, the Admissions and Standards committee, the Seminar Committee and the Facilities and Services committee.



Professional Organization Committees
:
Editor, Nematology Newsletter, (Society of Nematologists), 1997-2000
Editor-in-Chief, Nematropica, (Organization of Nematologists of
the Tropical Americas) 2001-2004
Executive boards: Society of Nematologists, Organization of
Nematologists of the Tropical Americas)


Professional Society Memberships:
Society of Nematologists
Organization of Nematologists of the Tropical America
European Society of Nematologists
American Phytopathological Society



Conferences and Workshops:
Over the years, Ed McGawley has attended and given invited presentations at conferences and workshops around the world. In recent years, he has made presentations on his research in Brazil, Hawaii, the Netherlands, Germany, France, England, Portugal, Spain, and China.

Ph.D., University of Kentucky - 1977

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