Program Advisor

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Ed Heske (BA, BS, PhD)

Mammalian Ecologist, Program Advisor
University of Illinois - Illinois Natural History Survey

 

Office Address:

1816 S Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Telephone: (217) 244-2173
E-mail: eheske@illinois.edu
INHS Staff Page

 

Education:

  • PhD, Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, 1985
  • BS, Zoology, Oregon State University, 1979
  • BA, English, Amherst College, 1975

Affiliations:

About Me:

I am interested in the natural history, ecology, and conservation of mammals in a variety of ecosystems. Research includes wetlands, studies of semi-aquatic mammals such as muskrats and mink in riparian systems in regions dominated by agriculture. I teach Mammalogy and co-teach Vertebrate Natural History, advise graduate students, and currently serve as President of the American Society of Mammalogists.