Jerome P. Brewster

 

North Carolina State University                         Box 7617, Zoology Annex-Flex Building          

Department of Zoology                         Raleigh, NC 27695-7617

(919) 513-2471                                               jpbrewst@unity.ncsu.edu

(919) 854-9594 home

 

 

EDUCATION:

B.S. – Magna Cum Laude - Botany

Received December 1992

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695

GPA: 3.6

GRE scores: 1340 (640 Verbal: 700 Quantitative)

 

M.S. – Zoology

Expected May 2006

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695

Thesis:

The documentation and analysis of the spatial and temporal variation in the singing rates of three breeding forest songbirds: The Ovenbird, the Black-throated Blue Warbler, and the Hooded Warbler.  The impact of variable singing rates in counts on making estimations of bird abundance, and the use of singing rate as a factor in the estimation of bird habitat quality.

Advisors:

            Dr. Theodore R. Simons, Dr. Jaime Collazo, and Dr. Kenneth H. Pollock

           

EXPERIENCE:

Technical Assistant, 2004-present, Bird Radio Project, Zoology Department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh North Carolina.

 

Teaching Assistant, fall 2004, Animal Diversity Lab, Zoology Department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh North Carolina.

 

 

 

Project Manager, April to July 2004, Forest Songbird Singing Rate Variability Study, Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina.

 

Volunteer Field Technician, 2 weeks May 2003, NCSU Ovenbird Reproductivity Study, Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina.

 

Laboratory Research Technician III, May 2002 to December 2003, Environmental Analysis Laboratory, Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh North Carolina

 

Laboratory Research Technician II, March 2000 to April 2002, Center For Applied Aquatic Ecology, Botany Department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh North Carolina

 

 

 

 

 

Volunteer Curator’s Assistant, 1999-2000, The Naturalist Center, NC Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh NC

 

Field Biologist   , June 1997 to October 1997, Robert J. Goldstein and Associates Inc. Raleigh, North Carolina.

 

Volunteer Field Technician, 2 Weeks May 1997, National Park Service, Ocracoke Is. North Carolina

 

 

REFERENCES:

 

Dr. Theodore R. Simons

Professor of Zoology and Forestry.  USGS Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit

Department of Zoology
Box 7617 North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7617
919-515-2689

 

Greg Melia, Research Associate

Center for Applied Aquatic Ecology, Botany Department

North Carolina State University

620 Hutton St., Suite 104

Raleigh, North Carolina 27606

919-513-3626