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 (806)

  • Sopinka, N.M., L.E. Coristine, M.C. De Rosa, C.M. Rochman, B.L. Owens and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Envisioning the scientific paper of the future.  FACETS.  00:000-000.

  • Ecology of Freshwater Fish Cover Image

    Walton-Rabideau, S.E., Lédée, E.J.I., Leblanc, J.P., Szekeres, P., Midwood, J.D., Gallagher, A.J., Farrell, J.M., and Cooke, S.J. In Press. Spatiotemporal ecology of juvenile Muskellunge (Esox masquinongy) and Northern Pike (Esox lucius) in upper St. Lawrence River nursery bays their inaugural fall and winter. Ecology of Freshwater Fish.  00:000-000.

  • Cooke, S.J., J.R. Bennett and H.P. Jones.  In Press.  We have a long way to go if we want to realize the promise of the “Decade on Ecosystem Restoration”.  Conservation Science & Practice.  00:000-000.

  • Canadian Journal of Zoology Cover Image

    Benson C, Shea B, de Silva C, Donovan D, Holder P, Cooke SJ, and Gallagher AJ. (In Press) Physiological consequences of varying shark exposure on a large teleost species. Canadian Journal of Zoology 00:00-000.

  • Brownscombe JW, LP Griffin, JM Chapman, D Morley, A Acosta, GT Crossin, SJ Iverson, AJ Adams, SJ Cooke, AJ Danylchuk. In Press. A practical method to account for variation in detection range in acoustic telemetry arrays to accurately quantify the spatial ecology of aquatic animals. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 00:000-000.

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