James Berkelman

Faculty Associate

217 Russell Labs
1630 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: 608/265-9757
Email: jberkelman@wisc.edu


Wildlife Ecology


B.S. Cornell University (1986)
M.S. Boise State University (1993)
Ph.D. Virginia Tech (1997)


My appointment is primarily undergraduate instruction and advising. I teach Principles of Wildlife Ecology, Ecological Principles Applied to Wildlife, Wildlife Research Capstone, Terrestrial Vertebrates, Extinction of Species, Wildlife Ecology Summer Field Practicum, and Natural Resource Management and Conservation in West Mexico. I also am the department contact person for undergraduates inquiring about the wildlife ecology major, and I advise around 40 undergraduate wildlife ecology students. I do not take on graduate students.

Professional Affiliations

Member: The Wildlife Society, Society for Conservation Biology, Ecological Society of America, American Ornithologists Union, Wisconsin Society for Ornithology