Dr. Robert Kula
USDA-ARS Systematic Entomology Lab
PO Box 37012
National Museum of Natural History, NHB 168
10th & Constitution Ave.
Washington, DC 20013-7012 U.S.A.
Robert Kula is a Research Entomologist with the Systematic Entomology Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture. He is an Adjunct Scientist with the Smithsonian Institution and is Curator of Ichneumonoidea at the National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC. His research focuses on classification, evolution, and biodiversity of parasitoid wasps in Braconidae, particularly revisionary taxonomy, cladistic analyses, and biodiversity surveys. Additional interests include systematics support for biological control programs involving braconids, development and refinement of techniques and equipment for collecting parasitoid wasps, and development of web-accessible databases of biosystematic information for braconids.