Writing committee - Arthropod Biological Diversity

The ESA Science Policy Committee seeks 2 to 4 experts in the field of biological diversity of arthropods to join a writing committee for a new position statement on the topic. The writing committee has been charged to update the archaic ESA position statement on the same topic. Participants should be:

  • ESA members
  • Able to demonstrate an ability to convey complicated scientific information to the general public and policymakers
  • Willing to produce demonstrable evidence of subject matter expertise in the area of arthoropod biodiversity
  • Capable of working with a committee of other SMEs on the drafting of this statement (estimated total work load of 5-10 hours) during the next few months

To learn more about writing committees, click here. To be considered for this committee, please fill out the form below. The application deadline has been extended. To volunteer for this writing committee, fill out the form below by COB, Friday, May 26, 2017. ESA members who are interested in submitting comments to inform the writing process for this position statement should access this form and submit comments by COB May 26, 2017.

Since the position statement will be an official publication of the ESA, all writing committee members must also be ESA members.
Please upload a current CV or resume which shows you to be a subject matter expert for this topic.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf html pdf doc docx.