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 (419)

  • journal of environmental studies and science

    Cooke, S.J., and J.C. Vermaire.  In Press.  Environmental studies and environmental science today: inevitable mission creep and integration in action-oriented transdisciplinary areas of inquiry, training and practice.  Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences.  00:000-000.

  • Transactions of the American Fisheries Society

    Lennox, R. J., Uglem, I., Cooke, S. J., Næsje, T., Whoriskey, F. G., Havn, T. B., Ulvan, E. M., Solem, Ø., Thorstad, E. B. In Press. Is catch-and-release angling affecting the freshwater migration of adult Atlantic Salmon Salmo salar? Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 00:000-000.

  • Fisheries Cover Image

    Cook, K.V., R.J. Lennox, S.G. Hinch, and S.J. Cooke.  In Press.  Fish out of water: How much air is too much?  Fisheries.  00:000-000.

  • ecology-evolution

    Gallagher, A.J., N. Hammerschlag, S.J. Cooke, D.P. Costa, and D.J. Irschick. In Press. Evolutionary theory as a tool for predicting extinction risk. Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 00:000-000.

  • Fisheries Research Cover Image

    Lennox, R. J., K. Whoriskey, G. T. Crossin,  and S. J. Cooke. In Press. Influence of angler hook-set behaviour relative to hook type on capture success and incidences of deep hooking and injury in a teleost fish. Fisheries Research. 00: 000-000.

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