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2011-2013, Research Biologist and Director of the American Kestrel Partnership, The Peregrine Fund
2010, Visiting Research Fellow, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). Supervised by Stephen Davis, Canadian Wildlife Service, Northern and Prairie Region, Environment Canada. Research topic: model occupancy and abundance of bird species in relation to grassland management and habitat in southern Canada.
2009, Ph.D., Applied Ecology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Advised by Larkin Powell, School of Natural Resources, and Walter Schacht, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture. Research topic: demographics of Sturnella meadowlarks and other grassland passerines in the Nebraska Sandhills.
2005, M.Sc., Wildlife Science, Texas Tech University. Advised by Clint Boal, Texas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, and Department of Natural Resources Management. Research topic: diet and demographics of nesting Ferruginous Hawks and
Swainson's Hawks in the short-grass prairie of Texas, New Mexico, and
2001, B.Sc., Biology, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Advised by Robert Bell, Douglas Post (1938-2011), and Robert Rosenfield, Department of Biology.