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LAD 2013 Election

Laboratory Astrophysics Division Election Ballot 2013 - Voting Ends on June 2, 2013 at 11:59 PM (Eastern Time Zone)

Instructions:

The 2013 election for LAD Committee Officers and Members-at-Large is now open, and will close on June 2nd 2013.

You will need your AAS member login ID (which defaults to your membership number), and your password.

You should vote for one of the following candidate(s) for Chair:

  • Steven R. Federman, University of Toledo

You should vote for one of the following candidate(s) for Vice-Chair:

  • Farid Salama, NASA Ames Research Center

You should vote for one of the following candidate(s) for Treasurer:

  • R. Paul Drake, University of Michigan

You should vote for one of the following candidate(s) for Secretary:

  • Daniel Wolf Savin, Columbia University

You should vote for three of the following candidates for Members-at-Large:

  • John Black, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  • Janet Chanover, New Mexico State University
  • Murthy S. Gudipati, California Institute of Technology
  • Maurice Andrew Leutenegger, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/CRESST/University of Maryland Baltimore County
  • Tomasz Plewa, Florida State University
  • Gianfranco Vidali, Syracuse University

Current time: Saturday, 1 November 2014, 04:04:33 am EDT (-04:00 GMT)

Voting opened: Monday, 29 April 2013, 12:00:00 am EDT (-04:00 GMT)
Voting closed: Sunday, 2 June 2013, 11:59:59 pm EDT (-04:00 GMT)

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Chair

Description:

The Chair shall call all meetings of the Committee and shall preside at all those meetings whenever possible. With the advice and consent of the Committee, the Chair shall appoint any special committees, which are necessary to conduct the affairs of the Division (with the exception of the Program and Prize Committees as described in Articles V.4 and V.5 of the Bylaws of the Division), and shall be an ex-officio member of each such special committee except the Nominating Committee.

Term Elected For: Two years as Chair and then two years as Past-Chair
Currently Serving:

Please select up to 1 option(s).

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Vice Chair

Description:

The Vice-Chair may act for the Chair at the latter's request and shall act for the Chair in the event that the latter is incapacitated. With the advice and consent of the Committee, the Vice-Chair shall select the Program Committee and, with the assistance of the selected Program Committee, be responsible for organizing the scientific programs of the Division. The Chair shall serve as an ex-officio member of the Program Committee.

Term Elected For: Two years as Vice-Chair, then two years as Chair, and finally two years as Past-Chair
Currently Serving:

Please select up to 1 option(s).

Treasurer

Description:

The Treasurer shall submit to the Committee an annual financial report, which, after approval by auditors appointed by the Chair from the members of the Division, shall be submitted to the Council.

Term Elected For: Three years
Currently Serving:

Please select up to 1 option(s).

Secretary

Description:

The Secretary shall send out necessary notices and announcements to the members of the Committee and to members of the Division. Announcements of the meetings of the Division shall be prepared by the Secretary and transmitted to the appropriate Officer of the Society for publication and distribution to all Society members at least nine weeks before the date of each meeting. The Secretary shall assist the Program Committee with arrangements for the meeting and for publication of the abstracts by the Society and for independent publication of the proceedings, if any, by the Division. The Secretary shall also prepare minutes of each meeting of the Committee, and of the Business Sessions of the Division, and submit these minutes to each member of the Committee and to the Secretary of the Society within three weeks after each meeting.

Term Elected For: Three years
Currently Serving:

Please select up to 1 option(s).

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Members-at-Large

Description: The Members-at-Large sit on the Committee of the Division which has general charge of the affairs of the Division
Term Elected For: Three years
Currently Serving:

Please select up to 3 option(s).

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