Jeff Falke, Ph.D.

Jeff joined the Alaska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit as Assistant Leader-Fisheries in June 2012. He holds a joint appointment as an Assistant Professor in the School of Fisheries and Ocean Science and the Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks.


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

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


  • Ph D Colorado State University 2009
  • MS Kansas State University 2004
  • BS University of Missouri 2000

Research Interests

  • Freshwater fish ecology and conservation biology;
  • Ecology and evolutionary biology of salmonids;
  • Landscape and spatial ecology of freshwater ecosystems;
  • Climate change impacts on aquatic systems;
  • Impacts of introduced species on native aquatic fauna

Teaching Interests

Freshwater fish ecology