Dan Roby
Professor of Wildlife Ecology; Unit Leader - Wildlife, USGS-Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit

Seabird and Colonial Waterbird  Ecology, Conservation, and Management

OSU Campus
Fisheries and Wildlife
Nash Hall
Room 136 Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331
United States
(541) 737-1955


Reproductive energetics of birds, especially seabirds; using energetics and nutritional approaches to better understand and help resolve wildlife management issues, including seabird-fisheries interactions, long-term impacts of oil spills, and impacts of anthropogenic disturbance.


FW 563 Conservation Biology of Wildlife
FW 542 Physiological Ecology of Wildlife


Ph.D. - 1986 - Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
M.S. - 1978 - Wildlife Management, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK
B.S. - 1974 - Biology, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

I accept graduate students for the Fisheries and Wildlife Department

Fun Fact

Enjoys canoeing, birding, biking, wildlife photography, big game hunting.