Since 2009, the European Soci­ety of Evol­u­tion­ary Bio­logy (ESEB) has been registered as a Pub­lic Bene­fit Organ­isa­tion (in Dutch, “ANBI”) in The Neth­er­lands. In keep­ing with this status, the fol­low­ing inform­a­tion must be avail­able at our website:

European Soci­ety of Evol­u­tion­ary Bio­logy
Molen­straat 156
6712 CW Ede
The Neth­er­lands
Tax num­ber 8080.77.223

Objective of ESEB

The object­ive of the soci­ety is to pro­mote the study of organ­ic evol­u­tion. The soci­ety seeks to achieve this goal by, among oth­er things, pub­lish­ing the Journ­al of Evol­u­tion­ary Bio­logy, co-pub­lish­ing the journ­al Evol­u­tion Let­ters, organ­iz­ing con­gresses and sci­entif­ic meet­ings, sup­port­ing research in the field of organ­ic evol­u­tion, and fin­an­cially sup­port­ing activ­it­ies to pro­mote a sci­en­tific­ally based view of organ­ic evol­u­tion in research and education.

Policy Plan

The cur­rent and pre­vi­ous policy plans of ESEB are avail­able at

ESEB Board

The mem­bers of the ESEB board (=steer­ing com­mit­tee) and their pos­i­tions are lis­ted at

Remuneration policy

Board mem­bers, coun­cil mem­bers, edit­or­i­al board mem­bers of the Journ­al of Evol­u­tion­ary Bio­logy and Evol­u­tion Let­ters, and oth­er per­sons affil­i­ated with the soci­ety, are reim­bursed for their travel expenses to board meet­ings as out­lined in the ESEB bylaws. The Bylaws are avail­able at The office man­ager of ESEB receives a reg­u­lar salary.

Annual Activities Report

The annu­al report of ESEB activ­it­ies is avail­able at

Financial Statements

The annu­al fin­an­cial reports (“Annu­al accounts”) of the soci­ety are pub­lished at