Vol. 65, No. 1 | Spring/Summer 2020

2020 ABS Election


A total of 315 validated ballots were cast in the election. This represents approximately 21% of the ABS active membership. A big THANK YOU to those who ran for office, those who voted, and those who will soon be serving the society.

Congratulations to the new officers:

Susan Alberts, Duke University

Program Officer:
Ximena Bernal, Purdue University

Noa Pinter-Wollman, University of California, Los Angeles

ABS 2020 Virtual Conference

ABS 2020 Virtual Conference - July 28-31, 2020

We are pleased to announce the 2020 Animal Behavior Society Virtual Meeting, being held this summer from July 28-31.This virtual meeting offers unique benefits including the opportunity to present and communicate science in different ways, supporting a diversity of research approaches and ideas as well as presentation styles. register button

Join Us: Register Online Now!

Registration is FREE for Post Docs, Student, Developing Nations, and Emeritus ABS Members, and $40 for non-student ABS members. To register for the virtual meeting an active ABS membership will be required.

ABS 2020 Virtual Meeting Benefits

virtual meeting benefits

August 3-7, 2021
Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici
San Jose, Costa Rica

ABS Newsletter

Send general correspondence concerning the Society to Danielle J. Whittaker, Public Affairs Officer, at: publicaffairs@
. Deadlines for materials to be included in the Newsletter are the 15th of the month preceding each issue. The next deadline is July 15, 2020. Articles submitted by members of the Society and judged by the Secretary to be appropriate are occasionally published in the ABS newsletter. The publication of such material does not imply ABS endorsement of the opinions expressed by contributors.

Animal Behavior Society Website: http://www.animalbehaviorsociety.org

Animal Behavior

Animal Behavior, manuscripts and editorial matters: Authors should submit manuscripts online to Elsevier’s Editorial System (http://ees.elsevier.com/anbeh/). For enquiries relating to submissions prior to acceptance, contact the Journal Manager ([email protected]). For enquiries relating to submissions after acceptance, visit Elsevier at http://www.elsevier.com/journals. For other general correspondence, contact Kris Bruner, Managing Editor, Animal Behaviour, Indiana University, 407 N. Park Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408, USA. E-mail: [email protected]. Phone: 812-935-7188.

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