James T. Anderson
West Virginia University
James T. (Jim) Anderson is Davis-Michael Professor of Forestry and Natural Resources and a professor of wildlife ecology at West Virginia University (WVU). He earned a B.S. in wildlife from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, an M.S. in range and wildlife management through the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, and a Ph.D. in wildlife science from Texas Tech University. Jim has been at WVU since 1999. His research interests include restoration ecology, wetland and riparian ecology and management, and wildlife-habitat relations. In particular he is most interested in evaluating wetland functional equivalency and ecology of wetland-dependent wildlife. He has published over 130 scientific articles and served as major advisor for over 30 graduate students. He teaches Restoration Ecology, Big game Ecology and Management, Renewable Resource Policy and Governance, Introduction to Wildlife and Fisheries, Applied Wetlands Ecology and Management, and Waterfowl Ecology among others.
Restoration ecology, wetland and riparian ecology and management, and wildlife-habitat relations.