Henry Campa, Ph.D.

Henry Campa

Professor; Assistant Dean; Graduate School

2A Natural Resources

517-353-2042


Area of Expertise: Wildlife habitat analysis and management; wildlife nutrition; habitat disturbance impacts; ecosystem management

Education:

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Education

Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1989
M.S., Michigan State University, 1982
B.S., University of Missouri Columbia, 1978

Background

Research Interests

Wildlife-habitat interactions
The effects of disturbances on wildlife species, communities, and populations
Ecosystem management and biodiversity conservation
The career and professional development of graduate students
Ecological contributions of green roofs for conserving wildlife in urban landscapes
Influence of white-tailed deer herbivory on bird communities and their habitat at the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge
Assessing bovine tuberculosis interactions between wildlife and livestock management strategies
Modeling vaccination and targeted removal of white-tailed deer in Michigan for bovine tuberculosis control
FAST-Future Academic Scholars in Teaching: A high-engagement development program for future STEM faculty
The CIRTL Network: Shaping, connecting, supporting the future national STEM faculty
Modeling the cumulative effects of aspen management practices on wildlife species, communities, and habitat suitability at multiple spatial scales
Quantifying elk movement patterns, social interactions with white-tailed deer, and estimating the population size and demographics in Michigan

Courses Taught

Fundamentals of Fisheries and Wildlife Ecology and Management, FW101 

Upland Ecosystem Management, FW410

Selected Publications

(* = peer-reviewed)

*BAILEY, R.L., H. CAMPA, III, T.M. HARRISON, and K. BISSELL. 2012. Resource selection by the eastern massasauga rattlesnake on managed land in southwestern Michigan. Journal of Wildlife Management 76:414-421.

*COSGROVE, M.K., H. CAMPA, III., S. SCHMITT, D. RAMSEY, and D. O’BRIEN. 2012. Modeling vaccination and targeted removal of white-tailed deer in Michigan for bovine tuberculosis control. Wildlife Society Bulletin 36:676-684. DOI: 10.1002/wsb.217.

*COSGROVE, M.K., H. CAMPA, III, S.M. SCHMITT, D.R. MARKS, A.S. WILSON, and D.J. O’BRIEN. 2012. Live-trapping and bovine tuberculosis testing of free-ranging white-tailed deer for targeted removal. Wildlife Research. Click herefor a link.

*HELM, M., H. CAMPA, III, and K. MORETTO. 2012. Professional socialization for the Ph.D.: An exploration of career and professional development preparedness and readiness for Ph.D. candidates. Journal of Faculty Development 26:5-23.

*CAMPA, H., III, S.J. RILEY, S.R. WINTERSTEIN, T.L. HILLER, S.A. LISCHKA, and J.P. BURROUGHS. 2011. Changing landscapes for white-tailed deer management in the 21st century: parcelization of landownership and evolving stakeholder values in Michigan. Wildlife Society Bulletin 35:168-176.

*BAILEY, R.L, H. CAMPA, III, T.M. HARRISON, and K. BISSELL. 2011. Survival and cause-specific mortality of eastern massasauga rattlesnakes (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus) in Michigan. Herpetologica 67:167-173.

*LINDEN, D., H. CAMPA, III, G. ROLOFF, D.E. BEYER, Jr., and K.F. MILLENBAH. 2011. Modeling habitat potential for Canada lynx in Michigan. Wildlife Society Bulletin 35:20-26.

ROLOFF, G.J., and H. CAMPA, III. 2011. Peer review in support of wildlife management. The Wildlife Professional 5:48-49 (continued on other pages).

*WALSH D.P., H. CAMPA, III, D.E. BEYER, JR., and S.R. WINTERSTEIN. 2011. Measurement error and survey design in sightability model development. Journal of Wildlife Management 75:1228-1235.

* FELIX-LOCHER, A.B., and H. CAMPA, III. 2010. Ecological properties of forest habitat types to support aspen communities for timber and wildlife management objectives. Northern Journal of Applied Forestry 27:13-20.

*FELIX-LOCHER, A.B., and H. CAMPA, III. 2010. Importance of habitat type classifications for predicting ruffed grouse use of areas for drumming. Forest Ecology and Management 259:1464-1471.

*FELIX-LOCHER, A.B., H. CAMPA, III, and D.E. BEYER, Jr. 2010. Modeling avian community use of aspen following simulated harvest in Michigan. Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Restoration 6:111-133.

HELM, M., L.C. MASON, J. STODDART, and H. CAMPA, III. 2010. Plan your work and work your plan. Essential career competencies for Ph.D.s. Michigan State University, Graduate School. Michigan State University Board of Trustees. East Lansing Michigan.

*HILLER, T.L., J. PUSTERI BURROUGHS, H. CAMPA, III, M.K. COSGROVE, B.A. RUDOLPH, and A.J. TYRE. 2010. Sex-age selectivity and correlates of capture for winter-trapped white-tailed deer. Journal of Wildlife Management 74:564-572.

RYAN, M.R., and H. CAMPA, III. 2010. Expanding competencies to expand capacity for doctoral and post-doctoral students in preparation for diverse careers in life sciences. Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences, Ghent University 75:39-41.

AUSTIN, A.E., H. CAMPA, III, C. PFUND, D.L. GILLIAN-DANIEL, R. MATHIEU, and J. STODDART. 2009. Preparing STEM doctoral students for future faculty careers. Pages 83-95 in R. Baldwin, editor. Improving the climate for undergraduate teaching and learning in STEM fields. New directions in teaching and learning. Jossey-Bass. San Francisco, California (Invited Chapter)