Steven J. Cooke

Principal Investigator

Dr. Cooke is an Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair of Environmental Science and Biology at Carleton University (Ottawa, Ontario), in the field of fish ecology and conservation physiology. Dr. Cooke is also an Adjunct Professor in the Biology Department at the University of Waterloo and an Affiliate Research Scientist at the Illinois Natural History Survey.


Professional Activities

Chair of the Science Advisor Committee for Ocean Tracking Network Canada
Chair of the Sea Lamprey Research Board of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission
Editor in Chief for Conservation Physiology (Oxford University Press)
Past President of the Canadian Aquatic Resources Section of the American Fisheries Society
Member of the Partnership Group for Science and Engineering (representing AFS)
Member of the World Council of Fisheries Societies (representing Canada)
Handling Editor for Environmental Biology of Fishes and Journal of Animal Biotelemetry
Editorial Board for Fisheries Research and Ideas in Ecology and Evolution
Adjunct Professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Waterloo
Research Associate in the Department of Forest Sciences and Conservation at the University of British Columbia
Affiliate Scientist at the Illinois Natural History Survey
Special Graduate Faculty at the University of Illiniois at Urbana-Champaign

Lab Publications (432)

  • Ecology of Freshwater Fish Cover Image

    Lennox, R.J., O.H. Diserud, S.J. Cooke, E.B. Thorstad, F.G. Whoriskey, Ø. Solem, T.B. Havn and I. Uglem.  In Press.  Switching between gear types increases recapture rates of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) in catch-and-release fisheries.  Ecology of Freshwater Fish.  00:000-000.

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    Silva, A.T., C. Hatry, J.D. Thiem, L.F.G. Gutowsky, D. Hatin, D.Z. Zhu, J.W. Dawson,  C. Katopodis and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Behaviour and locomotor activity of a migratory catostomid during fishway passage.  PLoS One.  Article 000.

  • Fisheries Cover Image

    Maitland, B.M., S.J. Cooke and M. Poesch.  In Press.  Finding the path to a successful graduate and research career: Advice for early career researchers.  Fisheries.  00:000-000.

  • Fisheries Research Cover Image

    Pleizier, N., L.F.G. Gutowsky, V.M. Peddemors, S.J. Cooke and P.A. Butcher.  In Press.  Variation in whole-, landed- and trimmed-carcass and fin-weight ratios for various sharks captured on demersal set-lines off eastern Australia.  Fisheries Research. 00:000-000.

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    Taylor, J.J., S.M. Wilson, N.M. Sopinka, S.G. Hinch, D.A. Patterson, S.J. Cooke and W.G. Willmore.  In Press.  Are there intergenerational and population-specific effects of oxidative stress in sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka)?  Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A. 00:000-000.

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