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 (751)

  • Arlinghaus, R., J.K. Abbott, E.P. Fenichel, S.R. Carpenter, L.M. Hunt, J. Alós, T. Klefoth, S.J. Cooke, R. Hilborn, O.P. Jensen, M.J. Wilberg, J.R. Post, and M.J. Manfredo.  In Press.  Governing the recreational dimension of global fisheries. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 00:000-000.

  • Journal of Fish Biology Cover Image

    Cooke, S.J., W.M. Twardek, A.J. Reid, R.J. Lennox, S. C. Danylchuk, J.W. Brownscombe, S.D. Bower, R. Arlinghaus, K. Hyder and A.J. Danylchuk.  In Press.  Searching for responsible and sustainable recreational fisheries in the Anthropocene.  Journal of Fish Biology.  00:000-000.  (Essay arising from the 2018 FSBI Jack Jones Memorial Lecture)

  • aquatic conservation cover image

    Phang, S.C., M. Cooperman, A.J. Lynch, E.A. Steel, V. Elliott, K.J. Murchie, S.J. Cooke, S. Dowd and I. Cowx.  In Press.  Fishing for conservation of freshwater tropical fishes in the Anthropocene.  Aquatic Conservation.  00:000-0000.

  • Birnie-Gauvin, K., H. Flávio, M.L. Kristensen, S. Walton Rabideau, S.J. Cooke, W.G. Willmore, A. Koed and K. Aarestrup. In Press. Cortisol predicts migration timing and success in both Atlantic salmon and sea trout kelts.  Scientific Reports.  00:000-000.

  • Trends in EE

    Hammerschlag, N., O.J. Schmitz, A.S. Flecker, K.D. Lafferty, A. Sih, T.B. Atwood, A.J. Gallagher, D.J. Irschick, R. Skubel and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Ecosystem function and services of aquatic predators in the Anthropocene.  Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 00:000-000.

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