Organization: American Museum of Natural History
Title: Student Conference on Conservation Science
Location: American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
Date/Time: October 10-12 2012. Presentation abstracts due April 2
The conference is designed for graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and early-career professionals pursuing or considering the field of conservation science.
All Disciplines are Welcome!
Whatever your focus—biology, sociology, medicine, economics, architecture, the law—if it has a relevance for conservation, we want to hear your perspective! (Undergraduate students conducting thesis-level research may also apply.) Join fellow conservation students and conservation professionals from around the world to network, exchange ideas, and receive feedback from leaders in science, policy, academia, and management at one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions.
Application Deadline for Talks, Speed Talks, and Posters: Monday, April 2.
The Student Conference on Conservation Science was created in 2000 by the University of Cambridge, and is currently held annually in Cambridge, New York, and Bangalore, India. The 2012 SCCS-NY is hosted by the Center for Biodiversity and Conservation at the American Museum of Natural History. Collaborating institutions include Cambridge University, Columbia University Earth Institute,Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, and Princeton University.
To learn more, visit the SCCS-NY site or follow us on Facebook.
American Museum of Natural History
New York City
October 10-12, 2012