Oi
Contact:

PO Box 110620
Building 970, Natural Area Dr.
Gainesville, FL 32611

(352) 273-3971
foi@ufl.edu

Faith M. Oi
Associate Extension Scientist

Relevant Employment History

  • 2004-present, Faculty, Entomology and Nematology University of Florida
  • 2004-present, Faculty, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
  • 2004-present, Faculty, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

Publications

Reviews, Proceedings of Conferences and Symposia (not peer-reviewed), Editorials

Oi, F. M., Strong, C., & Valles, S. M. (2001). Purification and characterization of trans-permethrin metabolizing microsomal esterases from workers of the eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar). Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 31. PubMed PMID: 11267909.

Mankin, R. W., Oi, F. M., & (2002). Acoustic detection of termite infestations in urban trees. Journal of Economic Entomology, 95. PubMed PMID: 12403425.

Zhou, X., Wheeler, M. M., Scharf, M., & Oi, F. M. (2008, January). Inhibition of Termite Cellulases By Carbohydrate-Based Cellulase Inhibitors: Evidence From in Vitro Biochemistry and in Vivo Feeding Studies. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 90, 31-41.

Zhou, X., Wheeler, M. M., Scharf, M., & Oi, F. M. (2008, August). Rna Interference in the Termite Reticulitermes Flavipes Through Ingestion of Double-Stranded Rna. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 38, 805-815.

Research

  • Funding Agency:US DEPT OF AG COOP STATE RES SVC
  • Grant Number:2009-41534-05593
  • Title of Grant:University Of Florida Integrated Pest Management Program
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Co-Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$173,559
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:016633
  • Title of Grant:A Proposal In Support Of Pest Management University, Phase Ii
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$31,500
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:016633
  • Title of Grant:A Proposal In Support Of Pest Management University, Phase Ii
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$31,500
  • Funding Agency:Texas A&M University
  • Grant Number:TCE 633002
  • Title of Grant:Multi-state Evaluation Of School IPM Cost Calculator And Training Model
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$21,751
  • Funding Agency:US Environmental Protection Agency
  • Grant Number:83519801
  • Title of Grant:School IPM Consortium Reaching One Million Children
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$244,372
  • Funding Agency:Bayer CropScience SA
  • Grant Number:09H0026RD
  • Title of Grant:Development Of Rnai Technology For Support Of Insecticide Research Targeting Termites
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$80,000
  • Funding Agency:Bayer CropScience SA
  • Grant Number:09H0026RD
  • Title of Grant:Development Of Rnai Technology For Support Of Insecticide Research Targeting Termites
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$80,000
  • Funding Agency:US Environmental Protection Agency
  • Grant Number:PE-96450806-0
  • Title of Grant:Implementation Of IPM In Public Schools In Florida - Developing A Successful Model For Statewide Adoption By Schools
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$47,000
  • Funding Agency:US Environmental Protection Agency
  • Grant Number:PE-96450806-0
  • Title of Grant:Implementation Of IPM In Public Schools In Florida - Developing A Successful Model For Statewide Adoption By Schools
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$47,000
  • Funding Agency:US DEPT OF AG COOP STATE RES SVC
  • Grant Number:2007-41530-03979
  • Title of Grant:Marketing IPM As Green School Technology For Southern Schools
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$135,888
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:010548
  • Title of Grant:Florida Termite Training Facility In Apopka
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$30,000
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:010548
  • Title of Grant:Florida Termite Training Facility In Apopka
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$30,000
  • Funding Agency:University of Nebraska
  • Grant Number:26-6365-0001-326
  • Title of Grant:E-extension Business Case
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$40,000
  • Funding Agency:University of Nebraska at Lincoln
  • Grant Number:26-6365-0001-326
  • Title of Grant:E-extension Business Case
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$40,000
  • Funding Agency:NATL ASSO OF STATE DEPTS OF AGR RES FOU
  • Title of Grant:Good Neighbor Practices - Agricultural Pesticide Operations Near Schools
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$88,984
  • Funding Agency:National Association of State Agricultural Departments of Research Foundation
  • Title of Grant:Good Neighbor Practices - Agricultural Pesticide Operations Near Schools
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$88,984
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:014452
  • Title of Grant:Efficacy Of Borates On Commonly Used Building Construction Materials
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$5,933
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:014452
  • Title of Grant:Efficacy Of Borates On Commonly Used Building Construction Materials
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$5,933
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:012013
  • Title of Grant:Florida Terminate Training Facility In Apopka
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$120,000
  • Funding Agency:Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Grant Number:012013
  • Title of Grant:Florida Terminate Training Facility In Apopka
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$120,000
  • Funding Agency:North Carolina State University
  • Grant Number:2003-1486-45
  • Title of Grant:Protecting Children's Environmental Health: Verification, Continued Adoption, Sharing Resources And Extension To Public
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$25,000
  • Funding Agency:North Carolina State University
  • Grant Number:2003-1486-45
  • Title of Grant:Protecting Children's Environmental Health: Verification, Continued Adoption, Sharing Resources And Extension To Public
  • Principal Investigator:Faith Oi
  • Oi Role on Grant:Principal Investigator
  • Total Amount Awarded:$25,000

Teaching

  • ENY7979, Summer 2011
  • ENY6934, Fall 2008
  • ENY6934, Spring 2010
  • ENY7979, Spring 2011
  • ENY7980, Spring 2009
  • ENY7979, Spring 2010
  • ENY6905, Spring 2009
  • ENY7979, Fall 2009
  • ENY7979, Spring 2009
  • ENY7979, Summer 2009
  • ENY7979, Fall 2010
  • ENY7980, Summer 2010
  • ENY4905, Spring 2010
  • ENY7979, Summer 2010
  • ENY7979, Fall 2011