Suggested Acknowledgment Formats

Press Releases

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Acknowledging NCEAS in Publications and Products 

It is important to acknowledge the Center for its support of your activities. We ask that you use the appropriate acknowledgment below in your publications and products. If these do not fit your specific requirements, please feel free to construct your own that includes the important elements of the NSF (including grant number), UCSB, and State of California support. Also, please identify the type of activity and a title where appropriate (e.g., workshop, working group, sabbatical, etc.).

Working Group Participant

This work was conducted as a part of the (Insert your Working Group Title) Working Group supported by the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, a Center funded by NSF (Grant #EF-0553768), the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the State of California.

Working Group with a Postdoctoral Associate Funded By Center

This work was conducted as part of the (Insert your Working Group Title) Working Group supported by the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, a Center funded by NSF (Grant #EF-0553768), the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the State of California. Additional support was also provided for (Insert initials of the Postdoctoral Associate), the NCEAS Postdoctoral Associate in the Group.

Independent Postdoctoral Associate (Not Associated with a Working Group)

This work was conducted while a Postdoctoral Associate at the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, a Center funded by NSF (Grant #EF-0553768), the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the State of California.

Center Fellow

This work was conducted while a Center Fellow at the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, a Center funded by NSF (Grant #EF-0553768), the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the State of California.

Workshop Participant

This work resulted from the (Insert your Workshop Title) Workshop conducted at the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, a Center funded by NSF (Grant #EF-0553768), the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the State of California.

Distributed Graduate Seminar Participant

This work resulted from a Distributed Graduate Seminar (Insert Seminar Title), conducted through the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, a Center funded by NSF (Grant #EF-0553768), the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the State of California.