Cassandra May

Recent Alumni

Research Interests

My research currently focuses on early life history traits of west basin Lake Erie walleye and how temporal and spatial variation in habitat can affect recruitment.

Professional Experiences

Visiting Assistant Professor. 2015-present. Bethel College.
Graduate Research Associate. 2010-2015. The Ohio State University.
Watershed Coordinator. 2008-2010. Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District.
Graduate Research Associate. 2005-2008.  The Ohio State University.
Undergraduate Researcher. 2004-2005. Ball State University.
Fisheries Technician. 2002-2004. Ball State University.


Venteris E. R., and C. J. May. 2014. Cost-Effective Mapping of Benthic Habitats in Inland Reservoirs through Split-Beam Sonar, Indicator Kriging, and Historical Geologic Data. PLoS ONE 9(4): e95940. 
May, C., D. D. Aday, R.S. Hale, J. Denlinger, and E. Marschall. 2012. Modeling habitat selection of a top predator: considering growth and physical environments in a spatial context.Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 141:215-223.


Libby Marschall
Stu Ludsin

  • Ph.D. The Ohio State University. 2015.
  • M.S. The Ohio State University. 2008.
  • B.S. Ball State University. 2005.