Upcoming Dates & Deadlines

AOS members should have received an email last week reminding them of important upcoming dates and deadlines! In case you missed it, here’s a roundup of AOS dates you may want to add to your calendar. 2019 Meeting: Our 2019 annual meeting will be June 24-28 in Anchorage, Alaska. Registration is open now, and we … Continue reading Upcoming Dates & Deadlines

AOS welcomes new Communications Specialist

AOS is excited to welcome Rebecca Heisman as our new Communications Specialist! Rebecca will be working part time through the end of the year and joining AOS as our first full-time communications staff member in January 2019. Among other duties, Rebecca will be taking the reins of AOS’s Twitter account, Facebook page, and website. Rebecca … Continue reading AOS welcomes new Communications Specialist

Wanted: Literature to update Guidelines to the Use of Wild Birds in Research

AOS members, our colleagues at the Ornithological Council need your help updating their Guidelines to the Use of Wild Birds in Research! They have asked us to share the following note. The Ornithological Council publishes the peer-reviewed Guidelines to the Use of Wild Birds in Research. It was most recently updated in 2010, and it … Continue reading Wanted: Literature to update Guidelines to the Use of Wild Birds in Research

The AOS partners with other societies to respond to proposed changes to the Endangered Species Act

The AOS joins the American Society of Mammalogists and the Society for Conservation Biology North America today in a sign-on letter in response to proposed changes to Regulations Guiding Implementation of the Endangered Species Act. The ESA is under a damaging attack by lawmakers. Over the past decade, Congress has launched myriad attempts to undermine … Continue reading The AOS partners with other societies to respond to proposed changes to the Endangered Species Act

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