Dear ISCB Members,
This is to inform you that the nominations period for the 2023-2024 ExCom Elections has been extended. The new deadline is 30 September 2022.
Nominations are sought for:
• Treasurer and
• 8 ordinary members
The ISCB needs engaged volunteers who will invest their energy and time to help the Society perform its constitutional responsibilities and develop with the times. ExCom Ordinary members are expected to attend ExCom meetings every three months (virtual meetings) and the ExCom meeting held during the conference. ISCB Officers additionally have virtual meetings on a monthly basis.
If you are planning on being nominated or on nominating an ISCB member for the ExCom, please note the following criteria
1. Each nomination requires three people: A Proposer, a Seconder and a Nominee
2. All three parties must have been ISCB members in 2021 and be a current 2022 member
3. Additionally, nominees for Officer positions must have been a member in 2020
To initiate the nomination process, the Proposer must send by email the names and email addresses of the Proposer, Seconder and Nominee to firstname.lastname@example.org, copying also the ISCB Secretary Elaine Pascoe email@example.com and the ISCB President Zdeněk Valenta firstname.lastname@example.org .We will then send the links to the online forms that need to be completed by all three parties. Before beginning the process, the Proposer must make sure that the Seconder and Nominee have been informed and agree with the nomination. The Proposer may nominate an ISCB member for a single position (Ordinary member or one of the Officer positions) or two positions (ordinary member and one of the Officer positions).
The ISCB Office