Title: Senior Research Scientist
Responsible for management of statewide creel survey program; conduct research for creel program and Illinois Fisheries Analysis System (FAS); manage INHS Research Ponds Complex
Largemouth bass recruitment; Impacts of catch and release angling on population dynamics; Creel surveys of Illinois inland lakes and streams; analysis of sport fish population assessments using creel surveys and standardized sampling; gastropod taxonomy using shell morphology and genetic analyses.
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2009: U of I Grad College Dissertation Travel Grant
2007: Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference
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Diana, M.J., Stein, J.A., Oplinger, R.W., Aday, D.D., Hoxmeier, J.W., Claussen, J.E., Philipp, D.P., and D.H. Wahl. 2007. Quality Management of Bluegill: Factors Affecting Population Size Structure. Division of Fisheries, Illinois Department of Natural Resources F-128-R Federal Aid Project. INHS Division of Ecology and Conservation Sciences (DECS); INHS Section for Aquatic Ecology and Conservation (SAEC) Technical Report 07/17, 142+ pp.
Stein, J.A., L. Miller-Ishmael, R.F. Illyes, T. McNamara, B. Carroll, J. Claussen, J.M. Epifanio, D.P. Philipp. 20067. Database Management and Analysis of Fisheries in Illinois. Division of Fisheries, Illinois Department of Natural Resources F-69-R Federal Aid Project. Aquatic Ecology Technical Report 07/29, 110pp.
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American Fisheries Society Member
-- Genetics Section Member
-- Education Section Member
-- Fisheries Administrator Section Member
AFS Illinois Chapter Member
-- Former ILAFS Representative to Illinois Environmental Council
-- 2004 Annual Meeting Time & Place Chair
PhD, Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois, 2013
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