Tag: Biographies

Looking for Women in Science (especially Ecology)? You can find a bunch of them here. For the last few years, we’ve been focusing on female ecologists, especially during Women’s History Month (March) each year. Visit our page devoted to these …

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Volunteers and members of the HRC have contributed profiles of many notable ecologists. Most of the profiles below were written by dedicated HRC volunteer Sally White. To contribute your own, get in touch!

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The world of ecology is saddened today by news of the passing of Robert Paine, who died last night after an illness. Dr. Paine was president of ESA in 1979-1980; his role is captured in his reflections on his presidency, …

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The tables on this website are subsets of a few large tables that may be useful for research purposes. For your convenience, full datasets are linked below. Download links for various formats are above each table. Biographical information Officers Award …

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This table contains biographical information and links for important members of ESA. Please help us fill it in!

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Resolutions of Respect (Obituaries)

In the early days of ESA deceased ecologists were occasionally memorialized in Ecology with extended obituaries volunteered by friends or colleagues.  Starting in 1951, the newly formed Committee on Resolutions began preparing or soliciting obituaries for recently deceased members (which soon …

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Looking for a little ecoentertainment? We’ve been sharing little known facts about ESA’s eminent ecologists and presidents via our Twitter account, @ESAhistory! We’re also interested in Women in Ecology, especially during Women’s History Month. See links below. (Tweets have been …

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Looking for records on early (or other) ecologists? We have several kinds of biographical materials available. Here are some options: See this table of simplified biographical information with links to the ESA Bulletin Search for a specific name using the …

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