CalU Subuint



The CalU sub-unit of the Pennsylvania American Fishery Society was established in 2014 under the leadership of Dr. David Argent.  To support the sub-unit, contact Dr. Argent at [email protected].

President:  Brandon Basinger                                                      Vice President: Tara Fisher

Secretary/Treasurer: Alexis Blake                                Media & Outreach: Dan McConville 

Advisor: Dr. Argent   

Dr. Argent is currently a professor at California Univ. of Pennsylvania where he performs a variety of fisheries related research and teaches various courses in support of the Bachelor’s program with a concentration in Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences. He currently advises the Subunit Chapter of the PA AFS Chapter – newly formed in spring 2014. Dr. Argent is a past President and past Ex Comm member of the PA Chapter. At the Parent society level, Dr. Argent served as the Symposia Program co-Chair for the national AFS meeting held in Pittsburgh in 2010 and as the Northeast Education Committee representative (2010-2012). Presently he serves as a member of the Professional Certification Committee. Dr. Argent is also a life member of the American Fisheries Society and can’t think of anything else he’d rather do than learn about fish.