The Occacional Papers of the Museum of Zoology of the University of Michigan will be publishing a special feature with the proceedings of the symposium “Science with Passion and a Moral Compass: A Tribute to John Vandermeer”.

Papers and tributes should be submitted by e-mail to:

Gerald Smith, editor  (

We will be accepting papers and tributes until November 30, 2016.

We are expecting papers to be between 5 and 15 pages (single space, 12 font size)

We are expecting tributes to be between one and 5 pages (single space, 12 font size).

For questions regarding submissions of papers or tributes contact Ivette Perfecto (