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Diversity initiative

We are now accepting applications for our Young Professional Recruitment Fund diversity initiative. Details, including eligibility rules and a link to the application itself, can be found here

Check out the AES Blog

Visit the AES blog for interviews with student award winners, updates on upcoming conferences, and more! 

JMIH 2017

The next Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists will be July 12-16th, 2017, in Austin, Texas! We'll post updates on registration and abstract submission deadlines as they become available. 

Genie Clark award

Congratulations to Kady Lyons, the winner of the first ever Genie Clark award for outstanding early career women in shark research!