News

Congratulations to wildlife conservation major Elizabeth Tsang on her 3rd place win in the Impromptu Speaking Contest at the MANRRS Regional Cluster Meeting!

Congratulations to MS student Lara Mengak on being elected as a board member of the Human Dimensions Working Group of TWS!

Sydney Hope receives NSF GROW travel award to conduct research in France. Congrats, Sydney!

Congratulations to Mary Sketch, recipient of a Spring 2017 Graduate Research Development Program (GRDP) award!

     

Events


Thursday, October 19; Derring 4069; 3:30 p.m.- 4:45pm
EEB SEMINAR
Peptides, steroids, and social regulatory mechanisms in vertebrates: from cells to circuits to behavior
Dr. Rick Thompson of Bowdoin College and NSF

Thursday, October 26; Derring 4069; 3:30 p.m.- 4:45pm
EEB SEMINAR
The evolutionary ecology of malaria transmission, a parasite's perspective (co-sponsored by MathBio)
Dr. Nicole Mideo of U. Toronto

Thursday, November 2; Derring 4069; 3:30 p.m.- 4:45pm
EEB SEMINAR
A tale of twp architectures: what can convergent local adaptation tell us about evolution?
Dr.  Sam Yeaman of U. Calgary

Thursday, November 9; Derring 4069; 3:30 p.m.- 4:45pm
EEB SEMINAR
TBA
Dr.  John Eadie of U.C. Davis

Thursday, November 16; Derring 4069; 3:30 p.m.- 4:45pm
EEB SEMINAR
TBA
Dr. Kimberly Sheldon of U. Tennessee


Our Programs

We offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Fish and Wildlife Conservation with majors in Fish Conservation or Wildlife Conservation. At the graduate level we offer a Master of Science and a Doctor of Philosophy in Fish and Wildlife Conservation. All of our programs stress experiential learning and development of mentoring relationships between faculty and students.

Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships available for students within the department and college. Most scholarships have need-based and/or merit-based restrictions with varying award amounts.

Assistantships

To learn more about our graduate study options, check out our faculty research and available assistantships.

CONTACT US:

GENENRAL INFORMATION:

Dana Keith
Assistant to Department Head
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Cheatham Hall, RM100, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-5573
Fax: (540) 231-7580
Email:fishwild@vt.edu


GRADUATE PROGRAM:

Dr. Sarah Karpanty 
Graduate Program Coordinator 

Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Cheatham Hall, RM150, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-4586
Fax: (540) 231-7580
Email: karpanty@vt.edu


UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM:

Stephanie Hart, Director
The Advising Center
CNRE
Cheatham Hall, RM138, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-5482
http://cnre.vt.edu/students Email: cnre_students@vt.edu