Contact Info

Dr. Kirk WinemillerKirk O. Winemiller
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Program of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Texas A&M University
2258 TAMU
College Station, TX  77843-2358  U.S.A.

Office phone: (979) 862-4020
Lab phone: (979) 862-1279
Office location: Heep 110D
Lab location: Heep 101
Fax: (979) 845-4096


Aquatic, Fish and Community Ecology


B.A., Miami University (Ohio), 1978; M.S., 1981
Ph.D., University of Texas, 1987

Other Professional Experience

Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Lecturer, University of Texas

Fulbright Research Scholar, Zambia

Ichthyology Curator, Texas Natural History Collection, Texas Memorial Museum

Research Direction

Fish population and community ecology;  Evolution, ecology, and management of fishes and aquatic ecosystems in temperate and tropical settings;  Specific research interests include:  patterns and mechanisms of resource partitioning in fish communities; life history strategies and population regulation; predator-prey interactions; relationships between form and ecological function in fishes; management of biodiversity and multi-species fisheries; food web structure and function; responses of fluvial ecological systems to variation in flow regimes.