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

Faces of AOS: Olivia Jo Utley Bio

• Email: utleyoli@msu.edu • Twitter Handle: @thewildologist • Instagram: @thewildologist • My position with AOS: Membership Committee member • My current full-time title and institution: PhD student at Michigan State University • My current career stage: Graduate Student • My lineage of mentors/labs: In undergrad I worked under Dr. David Westneat for 3 years at … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Olivia Jo Utley Bio

Name change of Gray Jay back to the original common name of Canada Jay

The Birds of North and Middle America Checklist is the official source on the taxonomy (classification and naming of birds) of birds found in North and Middle America, including adjacent islands.  This list is produced by the AOS Committee on Classification and Nomenclature of North and Middle American Birds (NACC). The NACC produces the Checklist of North American Birds, … Continue reading Name change of Gray Jay back to the original common name of Canada Jay

Faces of AOS: Danielle Belleny Bio

• Email: ybelleny@gmail.com • Twitter Handle: @bellzetal • My position with AOS: Communications Committee member • My current full-time title and institution: Graduate Research Assistant, Tarleton State University • My current career stage: Graduate Student • My lineage of mentors/labs: Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute (undergraduate) Tarleton State University (graduate) mentors - Dr. Heather Mathewson, … Continue reading Faces of AOS: Danielle Belleny Bio