Name Profession Degree Contact
Lindsey Albertson Assistant Professor Ph.D. (ecology), University of California Santa Barbara, 2013. Freshwater organism ecology and physical stream geomorphology; feedbacks between animals and sediment erosion; impacts of changing flow regimes and species invasions on ecogeomorphic linkages.


Laura Burkle Assistant Professor Ph.D. (biology, ecology and evolutionary biology), Dartmouth College, 2008. Community ecology; plant-animal interactions; pollination ecology; effects of natural and anthropogenic disturbances; conservation.  406-994-7223
Scott Creel Professor Ph.D. (behavior, ecology and evolution), Purdue University, 1991. Behavioral endocrinology; conservation biology; population biology; social evolution; biology of carnivores. 406-994-7033
Wyatt Cross Assistant Professor  Ph.D. (ecology) University of Georgia, 2004.Aquatic ecosystem ecology, food-web ecology, global change. 406-994-2473
Robert Garrott Professor Ph.D. (wildlife conservation) University of Minnesota, 1990. Ecology; population dynamics; management; and conservation of mammalian species.  406-994-2270
Christopher Guy Affiliate Associate Professor Ph.D. (fisheries science) South Dakota State University, 1993. Applied fisheries science; population ecology; predator-prey interactions; fisheries management.  406-994-3491
Andrew J. Hansen  Professor Ph.D. (ecology) University of Tennessee, 1984. Landscape ecology and management; land use effects on biodiversity; sustaining greater park ecosystems; conservation biology. 406-994-6046
Jia Hu Assistant Professor  Ph.D. (ecology and evolutionary biology) University of Colorado, 2009. Plant physiological ecology, quantifying climate change impacts, isotope biogeochemistry, ecohydrology. 406-994-2937
Steven Kalinowski  Professor Ph.D. (biology) Arizona State University, 1999. Conservation genetics; evolutionary biology; wildlife and fisheries management. 406-994-3232
Andrea Litt Assistant Professor Ph.D. (wildlife and fisheries science, statistics minor) University of Arizona, 2007. Effects of human activities on wildlife including invasive species, disturbance, and land use; restoration ecology; quantitative ecology.  406-994-2332
Thomas McMahon Professor Ph.D. (fisheries management - aquatic ecology) Arizona, 1984. Wild trout management; fish-habitat relationships; winter ecology; conservation biology of salmonids.   406-994-2492
Ben Poulter Assistant Professor Ph.D. (environmental science) Duke University, 2005. Terrestrial ecosystem modeling, vegetation dynamics, carbon cycle, disturbance, land cover and climate change impacts. 406-994-3231 benjamin.poulter@montana.edu
David W. Roberts Department Head and Professor Ph.D. (plant ecology) U. of Wisconsin-Madison, 1984. Vegetation ecology, ecological modeling, multivariate analysis of ecological data. 406-994-4548
Jay J. Rotella Professor Ph.D. (wildlife ecology) University of Idaho, 1990. Ecology; population dynamics; habitat relationships; and management of vertebrate species.  406-994-5676
David W. Willey Associate Teaching Professor Ph.D. (avian ecology) Northern Arizona University, 1998.  Ecology; population dynamics; habitat relationships; and management of avian species. 406-994-5319
Alexander V. Zale Leader of the Montana Cooperative Fishery Research Unit and Affiliate Professor Ph.D. (fisheries science), University of Florida, 1984. Aquatic wild life management and ecology. 406-994-2380