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 (534)

  • climate_research

    Szekeres, P., E.J. Eliason, D. Lapointe, M.R. Donaldson, J.W. Brownscombe and S.J. Cooke. In Press. On the neglected cold side of climate change and its implications for fish. Climate Research. 00:000-000.

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    Whitney, J.E., R. Al-Chokhachy, D.B. Bunnell, C.A. Caldwell, S.J. Cooke, E.J. Eliason, M. Rogers, A. Lynch and C. Paukert. In Press. Physiological basis of climate change impacts on North American inland fishes. Fisheries. 00:000-000.

  • ecohydrology

    Harvey-Lavoie, S., S.J. Cooke, G. Guénard and D. Boisclair. In Press. Differences in movements of northern pike inhabiting rivers with contrasting flow regimes.  Ecohydrology. 00:000-000.

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    Lynch, A. J., S.J. Cooke, T. D. Beard, Jr., Y.-C. Kao, K. Lorenzen, A. M. Song, M. S. Allen, Z. Basher, D. B. Bunnell, E. V. Camp, I. G. Cowx, J. A. Freedman, V. M. Nguyen, J. K. Nohner, M. W. Rogers, Z. A. Siders, W. W. Taylor, and S-J. Youn. In Press. Grand challenges in the management and conservation of North American inland fish and fisheries. Fisheries. 00:000-000.

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    Gutowsky, L.F.G., Harrison, P.M., Silva, A., Martins, E.G., Power, M., Zhu, D.Z., Cooke, S.J. 2016. Upstream passage and entrainment of fish at hydropower dams: lessons learned from NSERC’s HydroNet 2010-2015. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2016/039. vii + 35 p

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