* indicates graduate faculty who can accept MS and PhD candidates

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Dugger, Katie *
Associate Professor; Assistant Unit Leader- Wildlife USGS Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
541-737-2473
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Nash Hall

Nash Hall 130

2820 SW Campus Way

2820 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

Population Dynamics and Avian Ecology. The effect of abiotic factors (climate, flooding, etc.) on avian survival and reproductive rates, and the changes in demographic parameters that may result from long-term climate changes or anthropogenic landscape influences.

Dugger, Bruce *
Associate Dept. Head
541-737-2465
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Nash Hall

Nash Hall 166

2820 SW Campus Way

2820 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

Ongoing research includes: understanding factors that limit populations of wintering waterfowl; biological theory behind the development of conservation plans; avian behavioral ecology and evolution of life history parameters; ecology and conservation of rare waterbirds; wetland management and re

Forsman, Eric
Courtesy Appointment - Retired
541-750-7266
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Forest Science Lab

3200 SW Jefferson Way

3200 SW Jefferson Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

Ecology of forest wildlife and ecology of forest owls.

Hagen, Christian
Associate Professor (Sr Res)
(541) 410-0238
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Evaluating population level responses of gallinaceous birds to large scale conservation effort and/or habitat perturbations, whether they be natural (e.g., wildfire) or anthropogenic.

Haig, Susan *
Courtesy Professor of Wildlife Ecology
541-750-0981
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Processes affecting persistence/extinction of small populations, conservation genetics, behavioral ecology of shorebirds, wetland ecology, mating systems.

Avian Population Genetics

Kennedy, Patricia *
Professor of Wildlife Ecology
541-562-5129
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My research interests are on the ecology and management of birds with a particular focus on rare and uncommon raptors and passerines in managed landscapes.

Lyons, Donald
Assistant Professor, Senior Research, and Instructor
541-737-1957
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Avian Ecology, Conservation Biology, Animal Telemetry, Predator-Prey Dynamics, Ecological Energetics, Natural Resource Decision Making Processes, and Communicating Science to Diverse Audiences

Mc Comb, Brenda
Dean Graduate School; Professor, Forest Ecosystems and Society
541-737-2244
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Kerr Administration Building

Kerr Administration Building 300

1500 SW Jefferson Avenue

1500 SW Jefferson Avenue
Corvallis, OR 97331

I study the effects of land management practices on animals and habitats to guide development of sustainable forest management practices and advance our ability to conserve biodiversity over large and complex landscapes.

Moore, Randall
Instructor
541-737-2898
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 Bird Conservation, Biogeography

Nelson, Kim
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-1962
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Weniger Hall

Weniger Hall 447

103 SW Memorial Place

103 SW Memorial Place
Corvallis, OR 97331

Kim Nelson is a Research Wildlife Biologist in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Oregon State University.  The current focus of her research is on the ecology and habitat associations of seabirds, specifically using modeling and habitat data to better understand and help resolve wildlif

Orben, Rachael
Postdoctoral Scholars

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Rivers, James
Assistant Professor (Sr Res)
541-737-6581
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Richardson Hall

Richardson Hall 214

3180 SW Jefferson Way

3180 SW Jefferson Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

I am an animal ecologist with research interests that extend into the fields of animal behavior, physiological ecology, and conservation science.

Robinson, William *
Mace Professor of Watchable Wildlife
541-737-9501
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Nash Hall

Nash Hall 036

2820 SW Campus Way

2820 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

Wildlife ecology, particularly relating to songbirds and their conservation; life histories; tropical ecology; aridlands ecology

Roby, Daniel *
Professor of Wildlife Ecology; Unit Leader - Wildlife, USGS-Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
541-737-1955
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Seabird and Colonial Waterbird Ecology, Conservation, and Management.

Schumaker, Nathan
Courtesy Appointment
541-754-4658
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My research fills critical technical and scientific gaps in conservation biology, landscape ecology, and related fields.  Central to these disciplines is the quantification of human impacts on plant and animal populations, and forecasting how species’ viability will change in the future.  Compute

Snyder, Jeffrey
Instructor
(541) 737-1953
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Applied Avian Ecology Restoration and Conservation Biology

Suzuki, Yasuko
Postdoctoral Research Associate
503-791-8799
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Nash Hall

Nash Hall 104

2820 SW Campus Way

2820 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

My research interests include population dynamics and behavioral ecology, with an emphasis on demography and dispersal, to better understand conservation and management issues of seabirds.