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Todd Atwood, Ph.D.

Spatial ecology, population ecology, predator-prey dynamics, polar bear ecology

Professional Experience

  • 2012 - Present    Research Wildlife Biologist and Project Leader, USGS Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, AK

  • 2008 - 2012        Research Wildlife Biologist, USDA/APHIS/WS/National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, CO

  • 2006 - 2008       Research Biologist, Research Branch, Arizona Game and Fish Department, Phoenix, AZ

  • 2006                    Biological Technician, USDA/National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, CO

Education and Certifications

  • Ph.D.  2006   Utah State University   Wildlife Biology

  • M.S.    2002   Purdue University        Wildlife Ecology

  • B.S.     1999   Purdue University        Wildlife Ecology

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • The Wildlife Society

  • International Association for Bear Research and Management

  • American Society of Mammalogists

Science and Products

*Disclaimer: Listing outside positions with professional scientific organizations on this Staff Profile are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement of those professional scientific organizations or their activities by the USGS, Department of the Interior, or U.S. Government