[ALUMNUS] Adjunct Research Scientist
Interests and Expertise
My research is concerned with understanding and conserving the genetic diversity that is necessary for fish —from individuals to species and entire populations — to adapt to changing environments, thus ensuring their long-term survival.
- Ph.D., Fishery Sciences (Certificate in Environmental Management), University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
- M.S., Fisheries, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
- B.S., Biology, Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania.
- Adjunct Research Scientist, Stroud Water Research Center, 2014–present.
- Assistant Research Scientist, Stroud Water Research Center, 2008–2014.
- Lecturer, University of Washington, Tacoma, Washington, 2007.
- Fishery Geneticist II, Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, Olympia, Washington, 2000–2003.
- Scientific Consultant, Sustainable Fisheries Foundation, Bothell, Washington, 2000.
Eldridge, W.H., B.W. Sweeney, and J.M.Law. 2015. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 72(10):1527-1537.
Eldridge, W.H., J.J. Hard, and K.A. Naish. 2010. Ecological Applications 20(7):1936–1948.
Arscott, D.B., W. Eldridge, and B.W. Sweeney. 2010. Prepared for the Blue Moon Foundation. Stroud Water Research Center, Avondale, Pennsylvania.
Eldridge, W.H., J.M. Myers, and K.A. Naish. 2009. Heredity 103:299–309.
Hard, J., W. Eldridge, and K. Naish. 2009. Pages 759–780 in Sustainability of the Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim salmon fisheries. C.C. Krueger and C. E. Zimmerman (editors). Pacific salmon: ecology and management of western Alaska’s populations. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.