Alumni (Fellow)

Rosemary Malfi

Jefferson Arts and Sciences Dissertation Year Fellow
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
B.A. Bryn Mawr College (2007)
Ph.D. University of Virginia (2014)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Professional Sectors:
Environmental Sciences


Rosemary Malfi is the Pollinator Network Coordinator at the Northeast Organic Farming Association in Massachusetts (NOFA/Mass). In this role, she is responsible for managing a statewide network of community groups and organizations working to expand pollinator habitat and reduce pesticide use. Previously, Rosemary worked as a postdoctoral researcher in Biology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and in Entomology at the University of California, Davis. Her primary field of research is the ecology of plant-pollinator interactions and the population health of wild and managed bees. Rosemary received her Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences from the University of Virginia in 2015 and her B.A. in biology from Bryn Mawr College in 2007. In between her undergraduate and graduate programs, Rosemary worked as a staff scientist at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, PA.

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