There are no restrictions on nominators. 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 research, and in the initial stages of career development whether that be in an academic, agency, NGO, or other conservation setting.
Nominations should provide clear evidence of how the candidate’s research furthers our understanding of fish evolution, ecology, conservation or management. Leadership in integrating genetic research with education or end-user/community outreach is considered strongly.
- Cover letter with the nominee’s name, professional address and contact information, and the same for the person submitting the nomination
- One-page nomination letter
- C.V. of the nominee
- Three reprints of publications or other summary material representative of the nominee’s contribution to fisheries genetics
Nomination due date:
[TBD for June 2017]