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Freya E Rowland, PhD

Dr. Freya E. Rowland is a Research Ecologist at the Columbia Environmental Research Center.

Her broad interests include aquatic food webs, community ecology, and water quality.


Professional Experience

  • Donnelley Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale School for the Environment, Yale University, New Haven, CT (2019-2021)

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research, Ann Arbor, MI (2018-2019)

  • Environmental Specialist, Mississippi Watershed Management Organization, Minneapolis, MN (2011-2013)

  • Water Resources Technician, Capitol Region Watershed District, St. Paul, MN (2011)

  • Water Resources Technician, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, Minneapolis, MN (2010-2011)

Education and Certifications

  • Ph.D. in Ecology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 2018

  • M.S. in Aquatic Ecology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 2010

  • B.S. in Biology and German (minor in Environmental Studies), University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 2007

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Ecological Society of America

  • Herpetologists’ League

  • American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists

  • Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Herpetology (2019-present)

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