QERM: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Program


Research

Faculty Research

QERM Core Faculty

Christopher Anderson
Associate Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Policy and management, fishery economics

James Anderson
Research Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Fish passage, cognitive science, biodemography, mathematical ecology

Trevor Branch
Assistant Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Marine mammals, population dynamics, marine fisheries, policy and management
Sam Clark
Associate Professor,
Sociology
Demography, quantitative methodology, microcomputing, Africa

Loveday Conquest,
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Statistical methods, habitat/watershed assessment, invironmental pollution monitoring

Timothy Essington
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Marine fish ecology and biology, food web interactions, marine fisheries-estuarine/coastal

E. David Ford
Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

Analysis of structure and function of foliage canopies, ecological systems simulation models, methods for assessing ecological models

Vincent Gallucci
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Stock assessment, sharks, artisinal fisheries, fisheries management

Daniel Grunbaum
Associate Professor,
Oceanography

Relationships between short-term, small-scale processes, and their long-term, large-scale population level effects, such as population fluxes and distributions

Peter Guttorp
Professor,
Statistics

Stochastic models scientific applications in hydrology, atmospheric science, geophysics, environmental science and hematology

Ray Hilborn
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Ecosystem modeling, salmon ecology, policy and management, stock assessment, Bayesian analysis

John Horne
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Aquatic ecology, fisheries acoustics, scale-dependent spatial variance

Mark Kot
Associate Professor,
Applied Mathematics

Mathematical biology

Joshua Lawler
Assistant Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences
Landscape ecology, conservation biology
Vladimir Minin
Assistant Professor,
Statistics
Phylogenetic reconstruction, model selection and diagnostics, viral evolution

Andre Punt
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Biomathematics, multispecies modeling, population dynamics, stock assessment

Sergey Rabotyagov
Assistant Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

Environmental economics and applied econometrics

Jennifer Ruesink
Associate Professor,
Biology

Ecosystem engineering, biological invasions, and disturbance-recovery trajectories in estuaries

Daniel Schindler
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Ecosystem ecology of aquatic systems; climate impacts on ecosystems

John Skalski
Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Population estimation, environmental sampling, effects assessment

E. Ashley Steel
Affiliate Assistant Professor,
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

 

Sandor Toth
Associate Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences
Natural resource informatics

Aaron J. Wirsing
Assistant Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

Dynamics of interacting wildlife populations, both terrestrial and marine.

Affiliated QERM Faculty

Susan Bolton
Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

Surface water hydrology, watershed management, water quality

Alison C. Cullen
Professor,
Public Affairs

Environmental policy, environmental health risk assessment, decision analysis, information and uncertainty analysis

Thomas Daniel
Professor,
Biology

Neurons and neuronal networks

Joseph Felsenstein
Professor,
Genome Sciences

Evolution, estimating parameters

Steven Goodreau
Assistant Professor,
Anthropology
Human social networks; HIV; population genetics; sexual identity and behavior

Francis Greulich
Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

Management science and biometry applied to land management

Tom Leschine
Professor,
Marine Affairs

Environmental impact assessment, marine pollution management, ocean policy studies

Donald Percival
Professor,
Statistics
Time series analysis, signal processing, statistics of atomic clocks, wavelets

Paul Sampson
Research Professor,
Statistics

Spatial statistics and environmetrics, morphometrics, applied multivariate analysis, statistical consulting

Eric Turnblom
Associate Professor,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

Forest growth and yield modeling, sampling and inventory, biometrics

Emeritus Faculty

James Agee
Professor Emeritus,
Environmental and Forest Sciences
 

B. Bruce Bare
Professor Emeritus,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

Forest management and economics, forest valuation, timber taxation, timber and timberland appraisal, management science, planning, forest policy, decision support systems

Gardner Brown
Professor Emeritus,
Economics
 
Bob Francis
Professor Emeritus
Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Fisheries management, marine ecosystem dynamics, fisheries oceanography, climate change

Jay Johnson
Professor Emeritus,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

 

Gerard Schreuder
Professor Emeritus,
Environmental and Forest Sciences

 

Judy Zeh
Professor Emeritus,
Statistics
 

 

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