by The Science for Peace Nominations & Elections Committee 2013:
Janis Alton, David Burman & Timothy Donais
Nominations for positions on the Board of Science for Peace are now open until May 15th. Nominees are requested to submit two nominations from Science for Peace members (including a self-nomination) and a biography (100-250 words). Members will be polled for their approval of the Nominees between May 15th and May 31st. Results of this poll will be presented to the AGM for their consideration before the official voting for Board Members takes place at that same meeting. Terms on the Board of Science for Peace are two years.
Nominations are also open until May 15th for the position of Secretary and two positions of Member-at-Large of the Science for Peace Executive Committee. These Executive Committee positions require the ability to meet at least once per month in person or via Skype to lead the organization. Nominees are requested to submit two nominations from Science for Peace members (including a self-nomination) and a biography (100-250 words). Members will be polled for their ranking / approval of the Nominees between May 15th and May 31st. Results of this poll will be presented to the AGM for their consideration before the official voting for Executive Committee Members (which takes place at the Board Meeting which is held immediately after the AGM). Terms on the Executive Committee of Science for Peace are two years.
The Science for Peace Annual General Meeting 2013 will be held on June 1st at 2pm – 4pm in the North Dining Room of Hart House (7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, ON, M5S 3H3). All members who have paid their dues until that date are eligible to vote for Board members at the meeting. A Board Meeting is held immediately after the AGM to elect Executive Committee members.
If you have given Science for Peace your email address for correspondence, a link to the poll for Board and Executive members will be sent to you via email. If you have told Science for Peace that you want to correspond via regular mail, you will receive your ballot by post. To find out if you are on our email or mailing list, to find out about your membership status, for more information on the Nominations and Elections procedure, Board and Executive duties or to submit a nomination, please contact the Nominations and Elections Committee at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-978-3606.