Awards & Grants: 2019 Hamilton Award Symposium Speakers

Contributed by kjm34 on May 21, 2019 - 04:53 PM

Congratulations to the 15 finalists for the W. D. Hamilton Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Presentation [1]! The finalists will present their research during the Hamilton Award Symposium at Evolution 2019 in Providence, RI, USA on Saturday, June 22 between 11:15 am and 5:30 pm. Don't miss this showcase of outstanding graduate research.

Context statement: We received 109 Hamilton Award applications. The evaluation committee, co-chaired by Katy Heath and Joel McGlothlin, selected 15 finalists. Based on inferences from given names, 62.5% of Hamilton Award applicants and 73.3% of the finalists are female. The evaluation committee [2] consisted of 3 females and 4 males.