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Call for Nominations for Early Career Award

Folks! It is that time of the year again when we recognize our promising early-career geneticists! Please nominate your candidate(s) to be recognized at AFS Annual Meeting! Eligibility: A nominee must be a full or affiliate member of the AFS Genetics Section and must be within five years of having completed graduate training, including post-doctoral... Read More

AFS/TWS 2019 Conference – Symposium ‘Frontier in Genomics’

The AFS Genetics Section is jointly organizing with TWS Molecular Ecology Working Group a symposium focusing on advances and applications of genomic approaches to showcase the broad applicability of genomic data to fish and wildlife conservation and management. We are soliciting contributions from AFS members. We particularly encourage participation by students, postdocs and early career... Read More

Genetics Symposium at IAGLR 2019

Section members: As you plan for you summer meeting travel please consider the following symposium at the 2019 International Association for Great Lakes Research Annual meeting in Brockport, NY, June 10-14. Application of genomic tools to inform management of the Great Lakes Over the past few years, many geneticists studying the Great Lakes have begun... Read More

Pre-annual Meeting Genetics Section Newsletter

Genetics Section members, Attached is the latest issue of the section’s newsletter, The Open Reading Frame. Please send along contributions for the next issue at anytime to jaredhomola20@gmail.com. These might include your original lab or fieldwork photography, job postings, award solicitations, journal article summaries, or anything else you’d like to share with section members. All... Read More

Genetics Section Business Meeting Agenda

Section members: Please find attached the agenda for the Section business meeting on Monday, August 20, 2018, at 5:30pm in the Atlantic City Convention Center Room 414. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask, and I hope to see you there. Cheers, Wendylee Stott Research Associate Michigan State University CESU 1451 Green... Read More

Genetics Section Social in Atlantic City

Hi Genetics Section Members, […] If you will be attending the conference, you are invited to join the group for dinner after the Genetics Section Business Meeting. The Business Meeting is Monday, Aug 20, at 5:30pm in Convention Center Room 414. After the meeting, we’ll walk as a group to Antonio’s (http://angelosfairmounttavern.com/) for a sit... Read More

James Wright Award Winners

Congratulations to this year’s James Wright award winners, Shannon White and Nathaniel Marshall! The awards will be presented at the Genetic Section’s business meeting during the AFS Annual Meeting in Atlantic City. If you are attending, please come to the business meeting to congratulate the winners in person. Thanks also go to the selection committee... Read More