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 (651)

  • Birnie-Gauvin, K., M.H. Larsen, K. Aarestrup, W.G. Willmore and S.J. Cooke. In Press. N-acetylcysteine manipulation fails to elicit an increase in glutathione in a teleost model. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry.  00:000-000.

  • Xia, J., M. Cheng, R. Cai, S. Fu, S.J. Cooke and C.K. Elvidge.  In Press.  Ontogenetic changes in chemical alarm cue recognition and fast-start performance in guppies (Poecilia reticulata).  Ethology. 00:000-000.

  • Fish and Fisheries

    Cooke, S.J., W.M. Twardek, R.J. Lennox, A.J. Zolderdo, S.D. Bower, L.F.G. Gutowsky, A.J. Danylchuk, R. Arlinghaus and T.D. Beard.  In Press.  The nexus of fun and nutrition: Recreational fishing is also about food.  Fish and Fisheries. 00:000-000.

  • Redfern, J.C., S.J. Cooke, R.J. Lennox, M.A. Nannini, D.H. Wahl and Kathleen M. Gilmour.  In Press.  Effects of maternal cortisol treatment on offspring size, responses to stress, and anxiety related behavior in wild largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides).  Physiology and Behavior.  00:000-000

  • Twardek, W.M., R.J. Lennox, M.J. Lawrence, J. Monaghan Logan, P. Szekeres, A.J. Danylchuk and S.J. Cooke.  2017.  Survival of Walleye released following ice-angling on Lake Nipissing.  A report submitted to the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.  FECPL Report 03-2017, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.  29pp

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