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Cathleen Balantic

Cathleen Balantic


  • Ph D University of Vermont 2018


Cathleen completed her master’s at the University of Pennsylvania (’14) and spent her school summers studying songbird distribution across a New Hampshire timberland. She earned her BS in Biology & Society from Cornell University (’09), before moving to Juneau, Alaska to work for a nature-minded nonprofit. As a fellow in the UVM Smart Grid IGERT program, she hopes to model sustainable energy development scenarios that optimize both energy delivery and wildlife habitat across the Vermont landscape.


Current Staff

Federal Staff: 2

Masters Students: 2

Phd Students: 4

Post Docs: 1

University Staff: 2

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 6

Scientific Publications: 19

Presentations: 38


Contact Information


Vermont Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. U.S. Geological Survey
  2. University of Vermont
  3. Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department
  4. Wildlife Management Institute