The Daniel D. Roby Lab
@ Oregon State University
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Dr. Daniel D. Roby
Unit Leader-Wildlife, U.S. Geological Survey-Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
Professor, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife,
Oregon State University
104 Nash Hall, Corvallis OR 97331-3803


B.A., Biology, Antioch College, Yellow Springs OH, 1974
M.S., Wildlife Management, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK, 1978
   Thesis: Behavioral Patterns of Barren-ground Caribou of the Central Arctic Herd
   adjacent to the Trans-Alaska Oil Pipeline.
Ph.D., Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA, 1986
   Dissertation: Diet and Reproduction in High-latitude, Plankton-feeding Seabirds.

Professional Positions/Affiliations
Chair, Pacific Seabird Group, 2004-2006
Lead Technical Advisor, Interagency Caspian Tern Working Group

Other Memberships:
   American Ornithologists' Union (Elected Member 1994)
   Pacific Seabird Group (Life Member)
   The Wildlife Society (Certified Wildlife Biologist 1991)
   The Waterbird Society
   Cooper Ornithological Society
   Comparative Nutrition Society
   Society for Conservation Biology

Awards and Honors
2003 - Scientific Excellence Award, USGS Cooperative Research Units
2005 - STAR Award, USGS Biological Resources Division (BRD)

Current Classes Taught
FW599   " Nutrition and Energetics of Wildlife", Oregon State University, Fall terms, even-numbered years.
FW561   "Conservation Biology of Wildlife", Oregon State University, Fall terms, odd-numbered years.
FW505   "Advanced Ornithology", Oregon State University, Occasional.