Biologist Robert Schmidt Joins AWI Scientific Committee

The Animal Welfare Institute is proud to announce that Dr. Robert Schmidt, a faculty member in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Utah State University, has accepted a position on our Scientific Committee. Dr. Schmidt is also an adjunct faculty member in the Departments of Forest Resources and Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning. He holds a Ph.D. in Biological Ecology from the University of California, Davis. His current research efforts include exotic and invasive species ecology and management, taboo areas within wildlife management, livestock predation management systems, and the sociology of wildlife biologists.