Meet the Team - Immo A. Hansen

Immo A. Hansen

Immo A. Hansen

Associate Professor of Biology at New Mexico State University and member of the Institute of Applied Biosciences

Immo A. Hansen is an Associate Professor of Biology at New Mexico State University and member of the Institute of Applied Biosciences. He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Würzburg in 2001. After a postdoc in the Endocrinology Unit of the University Hospital he worked for five years at the Entomology Department of the University of California Riverside before joining the NMSU Biology faculty in 2008. The Hansen laboratory is focused on the basic and applied biology of disease-transmitting mosquitoes and other disease vectors. Hansen has authored numerous scientific publications and received grant support for his research from federal and private granting agencies. His laboratory works frequently in collaborations with small and large companies in the biotech field.