AOS Diversity Survey – Participation Requested

4 April 2017 Dear members of the American Ornithological Society: The AOS is embarking on a new effort to increase diversity and inclusion in our Society.  Please take 5-10 minutes to fill out this anonymous survey to help us understand our current diversity and develop strategies for becoming a more diverse and inclusive Society.  Feel free … Continue reading AOS Diversity Survey – Participation Requested

Apply for Research Awards Now!

Attention students and postdocs: it’s time to apply for AOS Research Awards! Awards are open to members (if you're not a member yet, join AOS). See all eligibility information and application guidelines. Deadline: January 27, 2017, at 12:00 P.M. EST. Rufous Hornero by Dario Sanches CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons

News Release: American Ornithological Society (AOS) Takes Flight

Contact: Melinda Pruett-Jones American Ornithological Society, Executive Director Email: Mobile: 312-420-2292 New Organization Dedicated to the Study and Conservation of Birds in the Americas CHICAGO, IL (December 19, 2016) – Two of the oldest and most influential professional ornithological societies in the world have legally merged, forming the American Ornithological Society (AOS), an organization devoted … Continue reading News Release: American Ornithological Society (AOS) Takes Flight

Student Presentation Award Winners

Each year we are proud to recognize students who have given outstanding presentations at the annual meeting (this year, held at the North American Ornithological Conference in Washington DC). In 2016 AOU honored Allison Lansverk, Laura Farwell, Ping Huang, Nick Sly, and Gunnar Kramer. Read about the AOU awards and recipients. COS honored Katie LaBarbera, Richard Hedley, Michelle Peach, and Andy … Continue reading Student Presentation Award Winners