2015 Conference is open

Registration and abstract submission is now open.

Registration (deadline March 27, 2015): DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 30 AT NOON. YOU MUST REGISTER BY THIS TIME.  http://www.esa.org/esa/other/mid/

Abstract Submission (deadline March 6, 2015):


See Conference Information for more details.

2015 Annual Conference

2015 Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Ecological Society of America

“Careers in Ecology”

April 17 – 19, 2015

Hosted by


One Alpha Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

Please join us for an exciting conference mixing a strong scientific program with career development. The draft agenda can be seen under Conference Information.

Questions? Please contact:

David Bowne, Chair of the MA-ESA, Elizabethtown College bowned@etown.edu

Andrea Kornbluh, Secretary of the MA-ESA, Ursinus College


Campus Map and Directions to Elizabethtown College:


MAESA 2013 Student Award Winners

Student award winners at the 2013 MAESA conference in Dover, DE are listed below.  Congratulations to all the winners!

Undergraduate Poster Presentations:

  • 1st: Catherine D’Amelio (Drexel University)
  • 2nd: Aleah Miller (Elizabethtown College)
  • Honorable Mention: Brian Giacopelli (The College of New Jersey)

Graduate Poster Presentations:

  • Two-way tie for 1st: Andrea Stoneman (Delaware State University)& Mallory Hagadorn (Salisbury University)
  • Honorable Mention: Kimberly Plank (Rutgers University)

Undergraduate Oral Presentations:

  • 1st: Hayley Tumas (University of Maryland, College Park)
  • 2nd: Jamie Conley (Widener University)

Graduate Oral Presentations:

  • 1st: Kimberly O’Keefe (Kansas State University)
  • 2nd: Megan Wallrichs (Delaware State University)