Brad Griffith, Ph.D.

Brad Griffith joined the Alaska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit as one of the Assistant Leaders Wildlife in May 1996. He was selected as Unit Leader in February 2011. He holds a joint appointment as an Associate Professor of Wildlife Biology with the Department of Biology and Wildlife and the Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks.


For more information about Brad, visit his profile page on the Alaska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit web site.

Brad also can be reached at his University of Alaska email address:


  • Ph D University of Idaho 1988
  • MS Oregon State University 1977
  • BA University of Missouri Columbia 1969

Research Interests

  • Biodiversity in wetland systems,
  • climate change adaptation options for public lands and resources

Teaching Interests

  • Foraging ecology,
  • Conservation biology,
  • Issues of scale in ecology and management