Demography, Population Ecology, Life History Evolution, Conservation Biology, Wildlife Management, Human-Wildlife Conflicts, Climate Change, Habitat Degradation.
Senior Research Scientist, Joint Faculty Appointment-Assistant Professor, Director Larval Fish Lab
I am a conservation biologist that integrates field ecology with environmental finance and policy to identify innovative ways to sustain and restore biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Dean of Warner College and Professor
Academic leadership, applied vertebrate ecology, and forest management.
I study food webs, predator-prey interactions, lake and reservoir ecology, effects of nonnative species, fisheries management, contaminants, and effects of climate.
Stream fish ecology and conservation
I use demography to solve problems and answer questions in conservation, management, ecology, and evolution.
Assistant Professor/Undergraduate Advisor
insect ecology, herbivore-plant interactions, invasive species/biocontrol, climate change ecology, rangeland productivity, animal behavior
Professor & Department Head
(not accepting graduate students)