G. Michael Chippendale, Ph.D.
29 S. 9th Street, Suite 209, Columbia, Missouri 65201


Dr. Chippendale received his B.S. degree from the University of Manchester, England, his M.S degree from the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and his Ph.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow in Biochemistry at the University of Leeds, England, before joining the University of Missouri in 1968. He is Professor Emeritus of Entomology at the University of Missouri, a member of the Scientific Research Honor Society, Sigma Xi, and the Entomological Society of America (ESA). He was named a Fellow of the ESA in 1994.

  • Conducted research and teaching in entomology and filled multiple administrative roles for the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources at the University of Missouri from 1968 to 2006.

  • Authored or co-authored 117 refereed journal articles in insect physiology and biochemistry, wrote nine book chapters or reviews, 11 proceedings of national and international symposia, and 12 miscellaneous publications, from 1964 to 2002. (G. M. Chippendale Publication List - PDF file)

  • Received research support from National Science Foundation, Missouri Agricultural Experiment Station, Midwest Plant Biotechnology Consortium, Missouri Center for Plant Science and Biotechnology, and Industry

  • Provided leadership for the planning and operations for the Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center, University of Missouri, from 1994-2006:

    • Chair of the Building Committee (1994-99)
    • Chair of the Planning Committee and Interim Director (2000-03)
    • Senior Associate Director (2004-05)
    • Interim Director (2005-06)

  • Consulted on the preparation of business plans and programming for new and renovated facilities for the Division of Plant Sciences and the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, from 2008 to 2012.

  • Consulted for the University of Missouriís Office of Economic Development on the development of relationships and collaborations for the University of Missouri with private and public sectors in the Greater Kansas City Region, from 2009 to 2016.

  • Consulted for the UM System in 2014-15 on seeking federal grant funding for master planning and infrastructure development of the Discovery Ridge Research Park, Columbia, MO.