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Joanna Whittier

Affiliated Investigator
Assistant Research Professor, Fisheries and Wildlife
University of Missouri Columbia


B.S.: Ecology and Systematic Biology, California Polytechnical University, San Luis Obispo, CA, 1992
M.S.: Zoology (Wildlife Toxicology), Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 1997
Ph.D.: Wildlife and Fisheries Ecology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 2001


Fish and Wildlife Biologist, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Ecological Services, 2001 to 2003
Biologist, National Park Service, Southern Colorado Plateau Inventory and Monitoring Network, 2003
Research Assistant Professor, Division of Biology, Kansas State University, June 2004 to present
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences, University of Missouri, June 2010 to present