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Robert Rosenfield


  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory (2022)
  • UWSP University Scholar Award (1998)
  • Distinguished Achievement Award, College of Letters and Science (1996)
  • UWSP Department of Biology Scholarship Award (1996- 1998)
  • Award of Excellence for Outstanding Service and Knowledge in the Field of Biology, Theta Xi Fraternity, UWSP (1995)


Rosenfield, R., Halupka, L., Arlt, D, Tolvanen, J., Halupka, K., et al. (2023) The Effect of Climate Change on Avian Offspring Production: A Global Meta-Analysis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), Vol. 120, No. 19

Rosenfield, R., Rosenfield, L. J., Bielefeldt, J., Murphy, R. K., Stewart, A. C., et al. (2010) Comparative Morphology of Northern Populations of Breeding Cooper’s Hawks. The Condor 112(2): 347-355.

Rosenfield, R., Eschenbauch, J., and Jacobs, E. A. (2009) Nest-box occupancy and reproductive performance of Kestrels in central Wisconsin. Journal of Raptor Research, Vol. 43:365-369.

Rosenfield, R.  Bielefeldt, J., Rosenfield, L. J., Booms, T. L., and Bozek, M. A. (2009) Survival rates and lifetime reproduction in breeding male Cooper’s Hawks in Wisconsin, 1980- 2005. Wilson Journal of Ornithology, Vol 121: 610-617.

Discovery Channel TV, Vancouver, Canada. Two different episodes on our comparative ecology of North American Cooper’s Hawk populations in 2000 and 2002.

Professor of Biology

TNR 474


Ph.D. - Zoology
North Dakota State University

M.S. - Natural Resources
UW-Stevens Point

B.S. - Wildlife Biology
UW-Stevens Point


Ecological Methods
General Ecology
Special Topics in Biology (Raptor Ecology)