Aaron Wirsing

Aaron Wirsing

Associate Professor
Wildlife science; Behavioral ecology; Predator-prey interaction

Office: Winkenwerder 101
Phone: 206-543-1585 
Email: wirsinga@uw.edu

Graduate Interest Group(s): WILDLIFE SCIENCE

A.B., Biology, Bowdoin College, 1996
M.S., Wildlife Resources, University of Idaho, 2001
Ph.D., Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 2005

Courses Taught:Quarter offered:
ESRM 350 Wildlife Biology and Conservation (5)Autumn
ESRM 450 Wildlife Ecology and Conservation (5)Winter
Current Sponsored Research:
A Study of Snow Leopard Ecology in Kyrgyzstan
Assessing Wolf-Cougar Interactions and Impacts in Washington
Does Anti-predator Behavior Modify Indirect Effects of Top Predators?
Interactions between wolves and cougars in NE Washington
Recent Publications:
Wirsing, A. J., and M. R. Heithaus. 2014. Accounting for individual behavioral variation in studies of habitat selection. Journal of Animal Ecology 83: 319-321