Stephanie Carlson

Stephanie Carlson

Professor and A.S. Leopold Chair in Wildlife Biology

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Education and Research Positions

University of California, Berkeley
Assistant to Full Professor of Freshwater Fish Ecology
July 2008-

University of California, Santa Cruz
NSF Postdoctoral Fellow in Biological Informatics
Sponsors: Marc Mangel and Athanasios Kottas
Jan. 2007- June 2008

University of Oslo, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis
Sponsors: Nils Christian Stenseth and Asbjørn Vøllestad
Marie Curie Early Stage Training Fellow
May-Sept. 2006

University of Washington
School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Advisor: Tom Quinn
Ph.D. received December 2006

University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Dept. of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Advisors: Ben Letcher and Andrew Hendry
M.S. received September 2002

University of California, Davis
Dept. of Evolution and Ecology
Mentor: Peter Moyle
B.S. received June 1999

Awards and Fellowships

7/2016 – present, A.S. Leopold Chair in Wildlife Biology, UC-Berkeley

2014-17, Rose Hills Innovator Award, UC-Berkeley

2013, Young Faculty Award, College of Natural Resources, UC-Berkeley

2011, Rising Star Distinguished Ecologist, Colorado State University Graduate Degree Program in Ecology

2010-11, Hellman Fellow, UC-Berkeley

2010, Young Investigator’s Prize, American Society of Naturalists

2009-10, Presidential Chair Teaching Fellow, UC-Berkeley

2007-08, NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Biological Informatics, 2007 – 2008

2005, J. Frances Allen Scholarship Recipient, American Fisheries Society (awarded annually to an outstanding female doctoral student)

2005, Faculty Merit Award, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, UW (awarded annually to an outstanding doctoral student)

Professional Activities

Consistency, Causes, and Consequences of Declining Size and Age of Alaskan Salmon Working Group, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) – co-PI with Eric Palkovacs, Peter Westley, Bert Lewis, Marissa Baskett, and Andrew Hendry, 2017-2018.

Environmental and Demographic Determinants of Natural Selection Working Group, NESCent, 2012-2014

UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Selection Committee (2008-present)

Journal Editorial Boards

Ecosphere: 2017-present.

PLoS ONE: 2012 – 2016

Ecology of Freshwater Fish: 2010 – 2016