Title: Field Biologist
Conduct field surveys for freshwater mollusks, fishes, crayfishes, and amphibians/reptiles
Assist with collections management of freshwater mollusks and fishes
Research interests - ecology of North American freshwater mollusks and fishes and the protection of their habitats
Outreach activities - give life history presentations on freshwater mollusks, fishes, crayfishes, and amphibians/reptiles to Pre-K to 8th grade students
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Recipient of the Best Poster Award from the Illinois Chapter of the American Fisheries Society (2012)
Recipient of the Past-president's Certificate of Appreciation from the Illinois Chapter of the American Fisheries Society (2011)
Recipient of the Young Professional Mentoring Program Award from the American Fisheries Society (2009)
Recipient of the Best Poster Award from the Kansas Chapter of the American Fisheries Society (2005)
Recipient of the Best Professional Poster Award in the Water Quality Section from the American Fisheries Society (2004)
|Professional affiliations: |
Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society
American Fisheries Society
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
North American Native Fishes Association
Illinois State Academy of Science
|Selected publications: |
Tiemann, J.S., M.J. Dreslik, S.J. Baker, and C.A. Phillips. 2016. Assessment of a short-distance freshwater mussel relocation as viable tool during bridge construction projects. Freshwater Mollusk Biology and Conservation 19:80-87.
Tiemann, J.S., C.A. Taylor, D. Wylie, J. Lamer, P.W. Willink, F.M. Veraldi, S. Pescitelli, B. Lubinski, T. Thomas, R. Sauer, and B. Cantrell. 2015. Range expansions and new drainage records for select Illinois fishes. Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 108:47-52.
Johnson, P.D., A.E. Bogan, K.M. Brown, N.M. Burkhead, J.R. Cordeiro, J.T. Garner, P.D. Hartfield, D.A.W. Lepitzki, G.L. Mackie, E. Pip, T.A. Tarpley, J.S. Tiemann, N.V. Whelan, and E.E. Strong. 2013. Conservation Status of Freshwater Gastropods of Canada and the United States. Fisheries 38(6):247-282.
Tiemann, J.S. 2010. Status of the snuffbox mussel Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque) in Illinois: a functionally extirpated species. Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 103(1&2):51-56.
Tiemann, J.S. and K.S. Cummings. 2010. New record for the freshwater snail Lithasia geniculata (Gastropoda: Pleuroceridae) in the Ohio River, Illinois, with comments on potential threats to the population. Southeastern Naturalist 9(1):171-176.
Tiemann, J.S., S.E. McMurray, G.T. Watters, and M.C. Barnhart. 2010. A review of the interactions between catfishes and freshwater mollusks in North America. Pages 733-743 in Catfish 2010: P.H. Michaletz and V.H. Travnichek, editors. Conservation, ecology, and management of catfish: the second international symposium. American Fisheries Society, Symposium 77, Bethesda, Maryland.
Tiemann, J.S., K.S. Cummings, and C.A. Mayer. 2009. Timed search technique used to evaluate freshwater mussel (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionidae) species richness: is one visit enough? Journal of Freshwater Ecology 24(1):85-92.
Tiemann, J.S. 2008. Distribution and life history characteristics of the state-endangered bluebreast darter Etheostoma camurum (Cope) in Illinois. Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 101:235-246.
Tiemann, J.S., H.R. Dodd, N. Owens, and D.H. Wahl. 2007. Effects of lowhead dams on unionids in the Fox River, Illinois. Northeastern Naturalist 14:125-138.
Tiemann, J.S., K.S. Cummings, and C.A. Mayer. 2007. Updates to the distributional checklist and status of Illinois freshwater mussels (Mollusca: Unionacea). Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 100(1):107-123.
Gillette, D.P., J.S. Tiemann, D.R. Edds, and M.L. Wildhaber. 2006. Habitat use by a Midwestern U.S.A. riverine fish assemblage: effects of season, water temperature and river discharge. Journal of Fish Biology 68:1494-1512.
Tiemann, J.S., D.P. Gillette, M.L. Wildhaber, and D.R. Edds. 2004. Effects of lowhead dams on riffle-dwelling fishes and macroinvertebrates in a Midwestern river. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 133(3):705-717.
|Professional society involvement and activities: |
Member of the American Fisheries Society's Endangered Species Committee - Gastropod Subcommittee
The Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society’s liaison to the American Fisheries Society
Co-chair of the Gastropod Distribution and Status Committee for the Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society
Newsletter editor for the North Central Division of the American Fisheries Society
Member of the Illinois Endangered Species Technical Advisory Committee on fishes and on invertebrates
Editorial Board member of the Freshwater Gastropod section for Freshwater Mollusk Biology and Conservation, the publication of the Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society
Master of Science - Biological Sciences - Emporia State University (Kansas) - 2002
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