Congratulations to the 2018 AOS Student Presentation Award Winners!

The AOS proudly recognizes the students receiving honors for the best oral presentations given at the 136th stated meeting of American Ornithology in Tucson, Arizona These awards are not ranked, but honor excellence in presenting original, significant science that advances our understanding of birds and their conservation. The 2018 awardees (listed in alphabetical order based on last names for categories with … Continue reading Congratulations to the 2018 AOS Student Presentation Award Winners!

Faces of AOS: Amelia-Juliette Demery Bio

• Email: ajdemery-w@sdsu.edu • Twitter Handle: @acdemery • Website/Blog/Etc: kevinburnslab.com • My position with AOS: Student Affairs Committee, Chair Diversity and Inclusion Committee member • My current full-time title and institution: Master's Candidate, San Diego State University • My current career stage: Graduate Student • My lineage of mentors/labs: Undergraduate - A. Kristopher Lappin, C.S.U. … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Amelia-Juliette Demery Bio

Faces of AOS: Joanna Wu Bio

• Email: jwu@audubon.org • Twitter Handle: @joannaxwu • My position with AOS: Diversity and Inclusion Committee member • My current full-time institution: Audubon • My current career stage: Early Professional • My lineage of mentors/labs: Undergrad mentors: Carla Cicero @cheechero and Rauri Bowie of Univ of California, Berkeley. Masters: Patrick Hart and Donna Delparte of … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Joanna Wu Bio

Faces of AOS: Barb Kus Bio

• Email: barbara_kus@usgs.gov • Website/Blog/Etc: https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/barbara-kus?qt-staff_profile_science_products=3#qt-staff_profile_science_products • My position with AOS: Chair, Service Award Committee (Formerly COS Treasurer and oversaw COPO finances; worked with AOU on joint finances and budgeting during merger). • My current full-time title and institution: Research Ecologist, U.S. Geological Survey Western Ecological Research Center. I am based at the San Diego … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Barb Kus Bio

Faces of AOS: Paul Sweet Bio

• Email: sweet@amnh.org  • Twitter Handle: @pablo_dulce • Website/Blog/Etc: Instagram - @pablodulce • My position with AOS: Collection Committee Member, Fellow • My current full-time title and institution: Collection Manager, Department of Ornithology, American Museum of Natural History • My current career stage: Senior Professional • My lineage of mentors/labs: George Barrowclough • #badlyexplainyourjob: I'm … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Paul Sweet Bio