Andy Ramey, Ph.D.

Wildlife health and disease



Ph.D.        2015      University of Georgia, Athens, GA                  Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
B.S.          2001      Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO     Fishery Biology and Wildlife Biology

Professional Experience

2012 - Present     Research Wildlife Geneticist, USGS Alaska Science Center, Alaska
2006 - 2012         Geneticist, USGS Alaska Science Center, Alaska
2003 - 2006         Wildlife Biologist, USGS Alaska Science Center, Alaska
2001 - 2002         Biological Science Technician, Togiak National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska

Professional Activities and/or Memberships

Associate Editor: Journal of Wildlife Diseases

Affiliate Faculty Member: University of Alaska Anchorage, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Reviewer: Archives of Virology; Avian Diseases; BMC Veterinary Research; Climatic Change; EcoHealth; Ecology and Evolution; Emerging Infectious Diseases; Emerging Microbes & Infections; European Journal of Wildlife Research; Infection, Genetics, and Evolution; Influenza and Other Respiratory Diseases; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Journal of Avian Biology; Journal of Microbiological Methods; Journal of Virological Methods; Journal of Wildlife Diseases; Molecular Ecology; Parasites and Vectors; Parasitology Open; Parasitology Research; PLoS ONE; Proceedings of the Royal Society B; Transboundary and Emerging Diseases; Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports; Virology; Virology Journal; and Virus Genes.

Member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Ornithological Society, Wildlife Disease Association, United States Animal Health Association

Honors and/or Awards

Star Award, U.S. Geological Survey 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009
Star Award, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service 2002
Performance awards, U.S. Geological Survey 2010-2017