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 (632)

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    Gutowsky, L.F.G., Harrison, P.M., Martins, E.G., Leake, A., Patterson, D.A., Zhu, D.Z., Power, M., Cooke, S.J. In Press. Daily temperature experience and selection by adfluvial bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus).  Environmental Biology of Fishes. 00:000-000.

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    Hammerschlag, N., L.F.G. Gutowsky, A.J. Gallagher, P. Matich and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Diel habitat use patterns of a marine apex predator (tiger shark, Galeocerdo cuvier) at a high use area exposed to dive tourism.  Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  00:000-000

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    Lennox RJ, Filous A, Danylchuk SC, Cooke SJ, Brownscombe JW, Friedlander AM, Danylchuk AJ. In Press. Factors influencing post-release predation for a catch-and-release tropical flats fishery with a high predator burden. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 00: 00-00

  • Harrison, P.M., Gutowsky, L.F.G, Martins, E.G., Patterson, D.A., Cooke, S.J., and Power, M. In Press. Partial diel migration: a facultative migration underpinned by long-term inter-individual variation.  Journal of Animal Ecology.  00:000-000

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    Elmer, L. K., Kelly, L., Rivest, S., Steell, C. Twardek, W., Danylchuk, A. J., Arlinghaus, R., Bennett, J. R., Cooke, S. J. 2017.  Angling into the future: Ten commandments for recreational fisheries science, management, and stewardship in a good Anthropocene. Environmental Management 00:000-000.

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