Faculty and Staff

Faculty | Students

Affiliated Faculty / Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Tracy Rittenhouse
Center Director and Associate Professor, Wildlife
Dr. Jessica Brandt
Assistant Professor, Ecotoxicology / Fish
Dr. Justin Davis
Adjunct Faculty, Fisheries
Dr. Chris Elphick
Professor, Wildlife
Dr. Min Huang
Adjunct Faculty, Wildlife
Dr. Howard Kilpatrick
Adjunct Faculty, Wildlife
Dr. Milton Levin
Associate Research Professor, Immunology / Marine Mammals
Dr. Anita Morzillo
Associate Professor, Human Dimensions / Wildlife
Dr. Morty Ortega
Associate Professor, Wildlife
Dr. Chadwick Rittenhouse
Assistant Professor in Residence, Landscape Ecology / Wildlife
Dr. Chad Seewagen
Adjunct Faculty, Wildlife
Dr. Stephen Swallow
Professor, Resource Economics / Wildlife
Dr. Scott Williams
Adjunct Faculty, Wildlife
Dr. Michael Willig
Professor and Director of IoE, Wildlife
Dr. Amy Welsh
Adjunct Faculty, Conservation Genetics / Fisheries & Wildlife
Dr. Chandi Witharana
Assistant Professor in Residence, Remote Sensing / Wildlife
Dr. Jason Vokoun
Professor and Head NRE, Fisheries

Graduate Students / Affiliated Undergraduates

Annika Benedetti
BS Student
Kristen Beattie
MS Student
Peter Grundy
MS Student
Jason Hawley
PhD Student
Chris Sullivan
PhD Student
Dan Wright
MS Student

Recently Fledged Alumni

Megan Upp
MS Student
Jen Bourque
MS Student
Ellie Linden
MS Student
Megan Linske
PhD Candidate
Sarah Jacobson
BS student - Honors Program
Lindsay Keener-Eck
MS Student
Jenny Kilburn
MS Student
Mauri Liberati
PhD Candidate
D. Cristina Macklem
MS Student
Lucas Nathan
PhD Candidate
Sara Pedro
PhD Student
Rachel Smiley
BS student - University Scholar
Nicholas Yarmey
MS Student


Wildlife and Fisheries Conservation Center 

Department of Natural Resources and the Environment University of Connecticut 1376 Storrs Road, Unit 4087

Tracy.Rittenhouse@uconn.edu | (860) 486-5042
DEEP Wildlife
DEEP Inland Fisheries
CT Agricultural Experimental Station

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