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 (469)

  • plos_one_cover

    Wilson, A.D.M., J.W. Brownscombe, B. Sullivan, S.M.R. Jain-Schlaepfer and S.J. Cooke. In Press. Does angling technique and lure type selectively target fishes based on their behavioural type? PLoS ONE. 00:000-000.

  • Hydrobiologia Cover Image

    Crawford, C., J.D. Midwood, R.J. Lennox, S. Bliss, C. Belanger and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Experimental displacement of longnose dace, Rhinichthys cataractae (Actinopterygii, Cyprinidae), reveals rapid fish avoidance of a stormwater drain in an urban watershed.  Hydrobiologia.  00:000-000.

  • Global Ecology and Conservation cover

    Chapman, J.M., D. Algera, M. Dick, E.E. Hawkins, M.J. Lawrence, R.J. Lennox, A.M. Rous, C.M. Souliere, H.L.J. Stemberger, D.P. Struthers, M. Vu, T.D. Ward, A.J. Zolderdo and S.J. Cooke. In Press. Being relevant: Practical guidance for early career researchers interested in solving conservation problems. Global Ecology and Conservation. 00: 000-000.

  • journal of great lakes research cover

    Hlevca, B., S.J. Cooke, J.D. Midwood, S.E. Doka, R. Portiss and M. Wells. In Press. Characterization of water temperature variability within a harbour connected to a large lake. Journal of Great Lakes Research. 00:000-000.

  • Journal of Experimental Zoology Cover Image

    Midwood, J.D., M.H. Larsen, M. Boel, K. Aarestrup and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  An experimental field evaluation of winter carryover effects in semi-anadromous brown trout (Salmo trutta).  Journal of Experimental Zoology A  00:000-000.

See All 469 Publications by Steven J. Cooke