The Botanical Society of America
Our Mission: To inspire and promote an inclusive global community committed to advancing fundamental knowledge and innovation in the botanical sciences for the benefit of people and the environment.
Human Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Research and Scholarly Excellence
Organizational Impact and Visibility
To see the BSA Strategic Plan click here (PDF).
Diversity and inclusion are core values of the Botanical Society of America. Click here to read BSA's 2020 Response to Racism Against our Black Colleagues and Community. Click here to read our 2021 Statement Against AAPI Racism.
To provide feedback to the Society on ways we can make improvements in relation to DEI, please use this form.
Society Publications & Research Journals
OPEN CALL FOR ASSOCIATE EDITORS
American Journal of Botany and Applications in Plant Sciences
Application Deadline: September 30, 2023
The Botanical Society of America is looking for botanists actively engaged in research to join the Editorial Boards of the American Journal of Botany and Applications in Plant Sciences. At the BSA, we value the benefits that diversity brings. We are holding this open call to help improve the diversity of our editorial boards and strongly encourage applicants from underrepresented groups and regions to apply.
For more information, including responsibilities and selection criteria for this volunteer position, click here for more information (or click here for a PDF).
PlantingScience is a free online resource to teachers and schools. The program provides volunteer scientists, resources, and activities to support innovation in teaching, learning, and mentoring. To learn more, or to get involved, click here.