Christopher Serenari

Christopher Serenari, Ph.D.

Christopher Serenari, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Ph.D., 2014, North Carolina State University
M.S., 2010, North Carolina State University
B.S., 2000, Bowling Green State University

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Wildlife and Recreation (BIO 4304/5304)
Human Dimensions of Wildlife (BIO 4331/5331/7331)

Research Interests

Wildlife governance and policy, human behavior and decision-making

Selected Publications

Serenari, C., & Schlechte, W. (In Press). Fish and wildlife agency transformation to meet the demands of a changing world. In Angler recruitment, retention, and reactivation: Influencing the future of fisheries and aquatic conservation. Bethesda, MD: American Fisheries Society.

Serenari, C., & Rubino, E. (In Press). Legitimacy and wildlife disease: Should chronic wasting disease be managed without government? Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy.

Messick, J., Serenari, C., & Rubino, E. 2021. Determinants of endangered species conservation on private lands: A review of the literature. Society and Natural Resources, 34(7), 980-998.

Rubino, E. C., & Serenari, C. (2022). Landowner perceptions of and preferences for chronic wasting disease management. Environmental Challenges8

Serenari, C., Cobb, D.T., & Peroff, D. 2018. Using policy goals to evaluate large carnivore reintroduction: The case of the Red Wolf Recovery Program in North Carolina. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 23, 359-374.

Serenari, C. & Lute, M. L. 2020. Delegitimizing wolf recovery through discourse. Society and Natural Resources

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