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Young Biologists Association

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Our Story

Young Biologists Association NGO was established in 2009. The members of organization are more than 250 young scientists and students from universities and scientific institutions of Armenia. Our mission is to consolidate young professionals from different fields of biology, to realize their ideas, and to implement biology and nature conservation oriented projects. Our activities are also directed to expand youth participation towards society development.

Our aims:

We are member of the following international networks and initiatives

Our Staff

Sargis Aghayan
President
Email: sargis@yba.am
Mobile: (+374)94 465531

Partners

Non-Governmental Organizations

State Organizations

International Organizations

Mass Media

What we do

Announcements

03/30/18
Science from the first hand: Parasitology
Young Biologists Association NGO organizes Science from the first hand: Parasitology scientists school.

04/7/17 Science from the first hand: Parasitology
Young Biologists Association NGO organizes Science from the first hand: Parasitology scientists school. The

04/7/17
Science from the first hand: Botanical gardens as center of biodiversity ex-situ conservation “Botanical Garden Support” Charitable Foundation in collaboration with Young Biologists Association NGO organizes Science

09/30/16 Scientific school: Research on parasitic and other pathogens in Armenia: state of the art
We are pleased to announce 2016 Scientific Workshop titled “Research on parasitic

09/23/16 Training course “Introduction to molecular phylogenetics”
We are happy to announce a course “Introduction to molecular phylogenetics” in

09/21/16 Panarmenian Scientific Forum
Young Scientists Support Program in cooperation with Young Biologists Association NGO is organizing

07/27/16 “From delta to delta” youth exchange program
We would like inviting you to participate in “From delta to delta”

05/16/16 New guide to common epiphytic macrolichens of Armenia is available
As a result of cooperation between president of the “Young Biologists Association

05/16/16 Photo Contest: “Biodiversity of the Year 2016”
In the frame of the “Biodiversity of the year 2016” campaign the

05/13/16 “Biodiversity of the Year 2016” public campaign
Young Biologists Association” NGO organized “Biodiversity of the year 2016” environmental campaign.

05/1/16 “Jump Armenia 2016” environmental campaign
The “Young Biologists Association” NGO in the frame of “Big Jump” international campaign organized

04/21/16 Ecotourism Festival: Registration
The Ecotourism Festival is organized as an initiative of the Jermuk Development

04/17/16 Earth Day 2016
“Young biologists association” NGO is organizing public clean-up campaign with the framework

12/16/15 FEBS Advanced Lecture Course “Current Advances in Pathogen Research”
FEBS Advanced Lecture Course “Current Advances in Pathogen Research” will take place

Become a member

A member of Young Biologists Association NGO can be anyone who has biological, biochemical, biophysical, biomedical education or is currently studying, and who accepts its rules. Anyone who wants to become a member of Young Biologists Association NGO has to refer to the Organization Council in written form. The problem of accepting the member solves the Organization Council.

Membership requirements:

An application letter Download 2 (3x4 sized) photos Personal form
The applications must be referred to Narek Adamyan, Young Biologists Association NGO, Tel.: (+37493) 453-554
E-mail: membership@yba.am

Online Membership Form

Only for foreign citizens, who live outside of Republic of Armenia
NOTE: Any member of Young Biologists Association NGO is free to leave the Organization. The decision to deprive somebody of the membership is made by the Organization Council.

Honorary Members

The Young Biologists Association NGO's honorary member category is awarded by the Organization Council to members who have had great contribution to Bioscience, education and social fields. Any member of Young Biologists Association NGO can appeal to the Organization Council with the suggestion of an honorary member.

The Young Biologists Association NGO’s honorary members are:

Emil Gevorgyan
Doctor of Biological Biosciences, Professor, NAS RA Associate Member, Dean of Faculty of Biology, Yerevan State University.
Emil Gevorgyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for hisconsiderable contribution to the various fields of biology and for his support for development and activity of the organization.

Alexander Yesayan
PhD in Biology, Vice-Dean of Faculty of Biology of Yerevan State University, Associate Professor at the Department of Ecology and Nature Protection.
Alexander Yesayan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for hisconsiderable support for development and activity of the organization.

Rouben Aroutiounian
Doctor of Biological Biosciences, Professor, NAS RA Associate Member, Head of Department of Genetics and Cytology, Yerevan State University.
Rouben Harutyunyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for hisconsiderable contribution to the genetics and for his support for development and activity of this organization.

Greg Hampikyan
Professor of Genetics, Boyze State University Head of Idaho Innocence Project.
Greg Hampikyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for his considerable contribution to the genetics.

Siranush Nanagulyan
Doctor of Biological Biosciences, Professor, Head of Department of Botany and Mycology, Yerevan State University.
Siranush Nanagulyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for her considerable contribution to research and conservation of biodiversity in Armenia.

Felix Danielyan
Doctor of Biological Biosciences, Professor, Head of Department of Zoology, Yerevan State University.
Felix Danielyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for his considerable contribution in research and conservation of biodiversity of Armenia.

Marine Arakelyan
Doctor of Biological Biosciences,Researcher at the Department of Zoology, Yerevan State University.
Marine Arakelyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for her considerable contribution in research and conservation of biodiversity of Armenia.

Nelly Hovhannisyan
PhD in Biology, YSU Researcherand Lecturer at the Department of Ecology and Nature Protection.
Nelly Hovhannisyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for herconsiderable support for development and activity of this organization.

Khoren Qotanjyan
Director of «Termoros-Ar» LLC
Khoren Qotanjyan is recognized as an honorary member of the Young Biologists Association NGO for hisconsiderable support for development and activity of this organization.