Associate Professor

Russell Labs
1630 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Phone: 608-262-5628


Lab Website




Avian ecology and landscape ecology


Degree Institution Major Field Granted
B.S. University of Minnesota Wildlife Management 1983
B.S. University of Minnesota Education 1989
M.S. Central Washington Univ. Biology 1995
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison Wildlife Ecology 2000

Professional Experience

Institution Title Specialization Years
UW-Madison Assistant Scientist Avian ecology 2000-2003
UW-Madison Associate Scientist Avian and Landscape ecology 2004-2008
UW-Madison Assistant Professor Avian Ecology 2008-present

Honors and Awards

2000 NASA-MSU Professional Enhancement Award, March 2000

1999-2000 Aldo Leopold Scholarship, Dept. of Wildlife Ecology

1999-2000 Marie Kohler Fellowship of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School

Society/Professional Memberships

The Wildlife Society

Society for Conservation Biology

American Ornithologists’ Union

Cooper Ornithological Society

Association of Field Ornithologists

Wisconsin Society for Ornithology

Selected Publications

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