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.
- Post-Doc (Killam and NSERC) Centre for Applied Conservation Research (2002-2005) - University of British Columbia
- Ph.D. Natural Resources Ecology and Conservation Biology (1999-2002) - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- M.Sc. Biology (1997-1999) - University of Waterloo
- B.ES. Environmental Studies and Biology (1993-1997) – University of Waterloo
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 (402)
Bower, S.D., Nguyen, V.M., Danylchuk, A.J., Beard Jr., T.D., and S.J. Cooke. 2014. Inter-sectoral conflict and recreational fisheries of the developing world: Opportunities and challenges for co-operation. In: McConney, P., R. Medeiros and M. Pena. Eds. 2014. Enhancing Stewardship in Small-Scale Fisheries: Practices and Perspectives. Too Big To Ignore (TBTI) and Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies, The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados. CERMES Technical Report No. 73.
Hammerschlag, N., S.J. Cooke, A.J. Gallagher and B.J. Godley. In Press. Considering the fate of electronic tags: user responsibility and interactions with stakeholders and other scientists when encountering tagged aquatic animals. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 00:000-000.
Jepsen, N., K. Aarestrup and S.J. Cooke. 2014. Tagging fish in the field: ethical and procedural considerations. A comment on the recent paper of D. Mulcahy; Legal, ethical and procedural bases for the use of aseptic techniques to implant electronic devices. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 4, 211-219. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 5:000-000: doi: 10.3996/122013-JFWM-077
Cooke, S.J. 2014. Reject, Revise, and Resubmit… Please. Ideas in Ecology and Evolution 7: 62-63.
Bliss, S.M., J.D. Midwood, K.M. Stamplecoskie and S.J. Cooke. In Press. Seasonal movements and residency of small-bodied fish in a north temperate urban watershed demonstrate connectivity between a stream and stormwater drain. Hydrobiologia. 00:000-000.