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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Kristen L Bouska

Affiliated Investigator
Ecologist-Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center


Ph.D. - Environmental Resources and Policy, Southern Illinois University, December 2014
M.S. - Biology, Kansas State University, August 2008
B.S. - Environmental Biology, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, May 2006


USGS Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center


2015 - present: Ecologist, U.S. Geological Survey, Upper Midwest Environmental Science Center (La Crosse, WI)
2014 - 2015: Post-doctoral Research Associate, University of Missouri (Columbia, MO)
2010 - 2014: Graduate Research Assistant, Southern Illinois University (Carbondale, IL)
2009 - 2010: GIS Specialist, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (Pierre, SD)
2009 - 2010: Biology Instructor, Lower Brule Community College (Lower Brule, SD)
2009: Fisheries Technician, U.S. Forest Service (Missoula, MT)
2008 - 2009: Anthony A. Lapham Fellow, American Rivers (Washington, D.C.)
2006 - 2008: Graduate Research Assistant, Kansas State University (Manhattan, KS)
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