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Joseph E. Flotemersch

My research centers on the condition assessment of streams and rivers.  Of special interest is the development of tools that enhance basin-scale management of watersheds.

Biographical Information

Name: Joseph E. Flotemersch
Title: Research Biologist

Contact Info:

Ecological Exposure Research Division
National Exposure Research Laboratory
Environmental Protection Agency
26 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. (MD579)
Cincinnati, OH 45268

Phone: 513-569-7086


  • Ph.D. in Large River Ecology, 1997, Mississippi State University
  • M.S. in Aquatic Ecology, 1992, Eastern Kentucky University
  • B.S. in Wildlife Biology, 1987, Murray State University

Professional Experience:

  • Research Ecologist, USEPA, ORD/NERL, 2002 to Present
  • Federal Post-Doctoral Fellow/Ecologist, USEPA, ORD/NERL, 2001 to 2002
  • Oak Ridge Fellow, USEPA, ORD/NERL, 2000 to 2001

Selected Awards and Honors:

  • Fulbright Specialist, via board review and award, 2009
  • USEPA, Promoted to "National Expert" via Technical Qualifi cation Board, 2007
  • USEPA, National Non-Supervisory Award for Advancing Environmental Protection, 2003

Publications and Presentations

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