Associate Professor of Fisheries Ecology & Management
Department of Natural Resource Ecology & Management
Oklahoma State University
008c Ag Hall
Stillwater, OK 74078
Office: 005AB Ag Hall
Freshwater Fisheries Management, Fish Ecology, Predator-Prey Interactions, Reservoir Habitat Enhancement, Aquatic Foodweb Dynamics & Population Modelling, Reservoir Ecology, Standardized Sampling & Gear Bias.
Ph.D. Biological Sciences, (Aquatic Ecology Emphasis) 2001. Kent State University, Kent, OH
M.S. Zoology, 1994. University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
B.S. Zoology, 1991 (Departmental Honors). Miami University, Oxford, OH
Associate Professor of Fisheries Ecology & Management, Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management, Oklahoma State University (2011 – present).
Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University, Post-Doctoral Position (2004 – 2005).
Assistant Research Scientist, Illinois Natural History Survey, Kaskaskia Biological Station, Post-Doctoral Position (2001 – 2004).
Teaching Assistant, Department of Biological Sciences, Kent State University (1996 – 2001).
Research Technician, Department of Biological Sciences, Kent State University (1995 – 1996).
Visiting Instructor, Zoology Department, University of Oklahoma (1994 – 1995).
Teaching Assistant/Associate, Zoology Department, University of Oklahoma (1991 – 1994)
American Fisheries Society:
Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society
Activities & Awards:
Best Professional Presentation, Joint Oklahoma-Arkansas Chapters of the American Fisheries Society 2010 Meeting.
Faculty Advisor, OSU Student Subunit of the American Fisheries Society.
Faculty Advisor, OSU Bass Fishing Club.
CASNR Curriculum & Academic Standards Committee , OSU.
NREM Department Curriculum Committee Chair, OSU.
Student Awards/Scholarship Committee, NREM Department, OSU.