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 (407)

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    Stein, J.A., J.E. Claussen, S.J. Cooke and D.P. Philipp.  In Press.  Not all biases are created equal:  A comment on Snorkel survey bias observed by Hessenauer et al. 2014.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management. 00:000-000.

  • Inland Waters

    Bower, S.D., R.J. Lennox and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Is there a role for freshwater protected areas in the conservation of migratory fish?  Inland Waters 00:000-000.

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    Samson, E., J.W. Brownscombe and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Behavioural and reflex responses of mottled mojarra (Gerreidae, Ulaema lefroyi) to cold shock exposure.  Aquatic Biology.  00:000-000.

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    Cooke, S.J.  In Press.  Making way for migratory fish.  Book review of Running Silver: Restoring Atlantic Rivers and Their Great Fish Migrations. John Waldman. Lyons Press.  BioScience.  00:000-000.

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    Schwabe, M., T. Meinelt, T.M. Phan, S.J. Cooke and R. Arlinghaus.  In Press.  Absence of handling-induced Saprolegnian infection in juvenile Rainbow Trout Oncorhynchus mykiss, with implications for catch-and-release angling.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management.  00:000-000.

See All 407 Publications by Steven J. Cooke