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Jacob C. Cooper

  • M.A. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Graduate Student
  • University of Chicago Committee on Evolutionary Biology
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Jacob C.'s publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 7PublicationsNumber of items in this person’s My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

conservationniche modelingecologyornithologybiogeography


I am a graduate student at the University of Chicago and The Field Museum studying African biogeography and conservation. I am also an ornithologist, with almost a decade of experience on three continents.

Followers (1)

  • Vijay Barve

    Vijay BarveFlorida Museum of Natural History

Following (5)

  • Vijay Barve

    Vijay BarveFlorida Museum of Natural History

  • Jorge Soberon

    Jorge Soberon

  • Andres LN

    Andres LN

  • Thilina De Silva

    Thilina De SilvaDepartment of Zoology, Faculty of Science, University of peradeniya

  • A. Townsend Peterson

    A. Townsend Peterson

Publications (5)

  • Notes on the distribution of the avifauna of Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea, including one new country record

    • Cooper J
    • Johnson O
    • Davis T
  • Predictable invasion dynamics in North American populations of the Eurasian collared dove Streptopelia decaocto

    • Ingenloff K
    • Hensz C
    • Anamza T
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  • Reconstructing ecological niche evolution when niches are incompletely characterized

    • Saupe E
    • Barve N
    • Owens H
  • Vocal variation and species limits in the <i>Sclerurus mexicanus</i> complex

    • Cooper J
    • Cuervo A
  • Camera sighting of Congo Clawless Otter in the midst of a rapid development on mainland Equatorial Guinea

    • Brzeski K
    • Wolfe J
    • Ebana C

Professional experience

Graduate Student

Committee on Evolutionary Biology, University of Chicago

July 2016 - Present

Graduate Student (Various Support)

University of Kansas

September 2013 - May 2016(3 years)

Field Technician

Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory

May 2008 - August 2013(5 years)

Education history

PhD in Evolutionary Biology

University of Chicago

July 2016 - Present

M.A. in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

University of Kansas

August 2013 - May 2016(3 years)


Louisiana State University

August 2009 - May 2013(4 years)