AOS 2019 Call for Symposia, Workshops, and Round Tables

The 137th meeting of the American Ornithological Society (AOS) will be held in Anchorage, Alaska, from 24–28 June 2019. We are now requesting proposals for symposia (half-day or full-day), lightning symposia, workshops, and round-table discussions at the conference.   Proposals are due on 1 October 2018 for workshops and on 15 December 2018 for symposia … Continue reading AOS 2019 Call for Symposia, Workshops, and Round Tables

Job Announcement: Editor-in-Chief Position, The Condor: Ornithological Applications

Chicago, IL:  July 30, 2018—The American Ornithological Society seeks candidates for the editor-in-chief position for its journal, The Condor: Ornithological Applications. The new editor-in-chief will begin their term in 2019 when Philip Stouffer, Ph.D, the current editor-in-chief of the journal, will step down after a distinguished 6-year term of service. The Condor is an international, … Continue reading Job Announcement: Editor-in-Chief Position, The Condor: Ornithological Applications

Job Announcement: AOS Communications Specialist

Chicago, IL:  July 30, 2018—The American Ornithological Society seeks seeks a highly motivated individual with the talent and creativity to deliver the Society’s online communications and social media. The successful candidate will have experience in science writing and storytelling; online communication programs and services, including website development, social media, email communications; content management; and publicity. … Continue reading Job Announcement: AOS Communications Specialist

Faces of AOS: Evan M. Adams Bio

• Email: evan.adams@briloon.org • Twitter Handle: @eco_evan • Website/Blog/Etc: http://www.briloon.org/evan-adams-m-s-ph-d-candidate • My position with AOS: Early Professional Committee Member and Subcommittee -- Professional Development Co-Chair • My current full-time title and institution: Quantitative Ecologist, Biodiversity Research Institute • My current career stage: Early Professional • My lineage of mentors/labs: Masters- Peter Frederick at the University … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Evan M. Adams Bio

Faces of AOS: Scott Sillett Bio

• Email: silletts@si.edu • Twitter Handle: @ScottSillett • Website/Blog/Etc: https://nationalzoo.si.edu/conservation/t-scott-sillett • My position with AOS: Fellow; Editor in Chief of The Auk, beginning August 2018 • My current full-time title and institution: Research Wildlife Biologist, Smithsonian Institution • My current career stage: Mid-Career • My lineage of mentors/labs: Undergrad: Stephen Russell, William Calder, University of … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Scott Sillett Bio