Faculty Profile

Dr. Steven Seiler

sseiler@lhup.edu | 203 Science Center, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2152

Areas of Expertise: Ecology, Aquatic Biology, Biometrics


PhD in Biology, Idaho State University

MSc in Biology, Clarion University

BA in Biology, Kalamazoo College

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Principles of Biology Lab, Basic Biology Lab, First Year Science Seminar, Aquatic Biology, Ichthyology

Professional Publications: 

Fritts, A.M*. and S.M. Seiler.  2015. Ecotypic variation within red maple (Acer rubrum) leaf morphology. In press.  Keystone Journal of Undergraduate Research.   *student author.

Seiler, S.M. 2013.  Summary of Fish Populations for Unassessed Streams near Renovo, PA: Final Report Prepared for the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. 

Mechenich, C., D.J. Mechenich, J.E. Cook, S.M. Seiler, and G.J. Kraft.  2010. Assessment of coastal water resources and watershed conditions at Isle Royale National Park (Michigan).  Natural Resource Technical Report, National Park Service. 

Seiler, S.M., K. Gunnell, M.B. Ptacek, and E.R. Keeley.  2009.  Morphological patterns of hybridization between Yellowstone cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii bouvieri) and introduced rainbow trout (O. mykiss) in the South Fork of the Snake River watershed.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management 29: 1529-1539. 

Seiler, S.M. and E.R. Keeley. 2007.  Morphological and swimming stamina differences between Yellowstone cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii bouvieri), rainbow trout (O. mykiss), and their hybrids.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 64: 127-135. 

Seiler, S.M. and A.M. Turner. 2004.  Growth and population size of crayfish in headwater streams: direct and indirect effects of acidity.  Freshwater Biology 49: 870-881.