Early Career Professional Recognition Symposium

This juried symposium will feature four presentations of Student Transition and Early Professional members of ESA, one from each Section, who will be selected to give a 30-minute feature presentation describing their research programs in this special symposium. Additional information will be required, including an abstract, 1-page cover letter, and CV. Winners will receive a $500 travel stipend. 

Applicants will be notified in late June of their status. Those not selected will automatically have their submissions scheduled in a regular, non-competition 10-minute paper session.

Preparing for the March for Science

April 19, 2017
2 p.m. EDT

Speakers from ESA, Lewis-Burke Associates, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) discuss the logistics of the March, best practices for non-partisan advocacy on behalf of science, and advice for productively engaging with the media during and after the March. For more information about ESA's activities in Support of the March for Science, click here.

Mentoring Tips and Tricks for Early Career Professionals

You are responsible for managing people, but how do you juggle getting the job done, inspiring your mentees, and empowering your grad students to be the best they can be? You will learn how to be a good leader, traits to look for in mentees, how to tailor your mentoring to each individual, and more.

Early Career News & Spotlights

ESA has an active and engaged early career membership. Learn about committee activities and important programs and services, and meet our spotlighted members below.

Upcoming Webinars

Attend ESA’s free professional development webinars for entomologists providing education on a broad range of topics and techniques.