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 (707)

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    Raby, G.D., V. Messmer, A.J. Tobin, A.S. Hoey, F. Jutfelt, J. Sundin, S.J. Cooke and T.D. Clark.  In Press.  Swim for it: effects of simulated fisheries capture on the post-release behaviour of four Great Barrier Reef fishes. Fisheries Research. 00:000-000.

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    Brownscombe, J.W., R. Lennox, A.J. Danylchuk and S.J. Cooke.  2018.  Estimating fish swimming metrics and metabolic rates with accelerometers: The influence of sampling frequency. Journal of Fish Biology. 00:000-000.

  • Lennox RJ, Gallagher AJ, Ritchie EG, Cooke SJ. 2018. Evaluating the efficacy of predator removal in a conflict-prone world. Biological Conservation 00: 00-00.

  • Physiological and Biochemical Zoology

    Silva, A.T., J.D. Midwood, K. Aarestrup, T.G. Pottinger, S.S. Madsen and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  The influence of sex, parasitism, and ontogeny on the physiology response of European eel (Anguilla anguilla) to an abiotic stressor.  Physiological and Biochemical Zoology.  00:000-000.

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    Griffin, L.P., J.W. Brownscombe, A.J. Adams, R.E. Boucek, J.T. Finn, M.R. Heithaus, J.S. Rehage, S.J. Cooke and A.J. Danylchuk.  2018.  Keeping up with the Silver King: Using cooperative acoustic telemetry networks to quantify the movements of Atlantic tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) in the coastal waters of the southeastern United States.  Fisheries Research. 205:65-76.

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