Congratulations to Andreas Zedrosser, the new President of the International Association of Bear Research and Management (IBA)!

Andreas, who is a central researcher with the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project and member of its Steering Committee, has been elected president of the IBA.  This is the largest worldwide organization that promotes the research, management, and conservation of bears.  Andreas is the first president that is not based in North America.  He is an Assistant Professor at the University of Southeast Norway in Bø.  Good luck, Andreas!!