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NSF Bio Anth Program Returns to 6 Month Interval

The Biological Anthropology Program is returning to a six-month interval between competitions for both regular research (Senior) and doctoral dissertation research improvement grants (DDRIG).– For the DDRIG competition, this change is effective immediately, in conjunction with the publication of a revised solicitation (17-506). The next DDRIG target dates will be January […]


AAAG Annual Meeting

The American Association of Anthropological Genetics (AAAG) sponsors a symposium at our annual meeting, which is held in conjunction with the annual meetings of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists and the Human Biology Association.


Announcing Registration for the 2014 Application of Genetics to Anthropological Research Workshop (AGAR)

Organizers: the American Association of Anthropological Genetics (AAAG) Education Committee in collaboration with the Texas Biomedical Research Institute Dates: January 9-10, 2014 Location: Texas Biomed, San Antonio, TX The third annual Application of Genomics to Anthropological Research (AGAR) Workshop is now open for registration. This year’s workshop will provide advanced students and scholars […]


AAPA TRIP TO GEORGIA AQUARIUM

The Outreach Committee has once again organized a AAAG social outing during the AAPAs. This year we have obtained special group pricing of $34.51 for the Georgia Aquarium located just 0.7 miles from the conference hotel. Members and non-members are encouraged to attend.  We will meet there at 10am on Thursday, April 14th. If you […]


CONGRATULATIONS TO OTPAG AWARD WINNERS

Congratulations to the winners of the AAAG’s Outstanding Trainee Presentations in Anthropological Genetics (OTPAG) award, which gives a $200 cash prize and a one year subscription to the journal Human Biology for the best poster and podium presentation at the HBA or AAPA annual meeting. The AAAG once again thanks […]


PRE-REGISTER FOR THE AAAG MEMBERS-ONLY NETWORKING EVENT AT AAPA

AAAG will be hosting the popular speed networking event at the AAPAs on Wednesday, April 13th from 3-5pm. This event will give you an opportunity to briefly chat with a series of other AAAG members in a casual atmosphere. If you are interested in finding a new position, recruiting graduate students or postdocs, starting collaborations, […]


OTPAG AWARDS

Four American Association of Anthropological Genetics’ (AAAG) Outstanding Trainee Presentation Awards will be given out this year. The Outstanding Trainee Presentations in Anthropological Genetics (OTPAG) prizes are given for the best poster and podium presentations at the HBA or AAPA annual meetings.  Each awardee (one each for best student poster, student podium presentation, post-doc […]


POSTDOC POSITION IN PALEOGENOMICS- UCSC PALEOGENOMICS LABORATORY

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Scholar position in the Human Paleogenomics section of the Paleogenomics Laboratory at the University of California Santa Cruz. They seek a Postdoctoral Scholar to participate in an NSF funded collaboration project with the George Washington University and the Yale University whose general goal is […]