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

The American Ornithological Society to partner with Oxford University Press to publish The Auk and The Condor

This month, the AOS ushered in an important, strategic change in publications.  After self-publishing our journals, The Auk and The Condor, for the past five years, the society has selected Oxford University Press (OUP) as our new publishing partner.  Beginning in 2019, OUP will begin publishing The Auk: Ornithological Advances and The Condor: Ornithological Application, dramatically expanding … Continue reading The American Ornithological Society to partner with Oxford University Press to publish The Auk and The Condor

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

Scott Sillett named Editor-in-chief of The Auk: Ornithological Advances, a journal of the American Ornithological Society

The American Ornithological Society (AOS) announces the appointment of T. Scott Sillett as the 19theditor-in-chief of the international journal, The Auk: Ornithological Advances, one of two peer-reviewed journals published by the AOS. Dr. Sillett brings a powerful combination of scientific breadth and accomplishment, editorial experience, and vision for the journal at the global level. He will … Continue reading Scott Sillett named Editor-in-chief of The Auk: Ornithological Advances, a journal of the American Ornithological Society