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Aaron Fisk

Dr. Aaron Fisk standing in front of a lake with a boat in the background

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor
Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research,
School of the Environment
Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Trophic Ecology

Phone: 519-253-3000 x 4740
Office: GLIER Rm. 232
email:  Aaron Fisk

Visit the Fisk Lab Website 

Expertise:

Trophic/Food Web Ecology
Chemical tracers (stable isotopes and fatty acids)
Fish movement and habitat use

Research Interests:

My research focuses on understanding the mechanisms that drive the structure and function of trophic interactions and food webs, which I call trophic ecology.  I use a combination of chemical tracers (stable isotopes, fatty acids and mercury) and acoustic and satellite tag technology to quantify habitat use, diet and movement of fish and marine mammals from the Great Lakes to the Arctic marine environment.

Education:

Ph.D. 1998, Soil Science, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
M.Sc. 1994, Biology, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
B.Sc. 1991, Biology, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Academic Positions:

Professor, 2007 - Present, Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research, School of the Environment, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada

Associate Professor, 2006, Daniel B. Warnell School of Forest Resources, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA

Assistant Professor, 2002-2005, Daniel B. Warnell School of Forest Resources, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA

Research Scientist, 2000-2002, Environment Canada, National Water Research Institute, Burlington, ON, Canada

Postdoctoral Fellow, 1998-2000, Chemistry Department, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Publications:

ResearchGate

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