Nominations Committee

Mandate:  In collaboration with the board the Nominations Committee (NC) identifies vacancies. The committee solicits candidacies for membership on the board and proposes a suitable slate of candidates for vote at the AGM. The committee takes into considerations of equity (gender and minority representation) as well as regional representation into account for the choice of candidates.

Composition:  Past-President (chair), second past President, Vice president and two additional members from outside the board.


  • Yearly review of the CSMB board composition.
  • Solicits candidacies for membership on board through member emails, social media and direct engagement.
  • The NC proposes slate of candidates for vote at the AGM.
  • NC will work towards implementing an electronic voting system.

Members of the Committee


Tarik Moroy CSMB Past President

Tarik Möröy

IRCM Montréal

Hans-Joachim Wieden CSMB Vice-President

Hans-Joachim Wieden

Mojgan Rastegar  

Mojgan Rastegar

University of Manitoba

Elizabeth Rideout At-large member

Elizabeth Rideout

University of British Columbia

Costin Antonescu At-large member

Costin Antonescu

Ryerson University

Matthew David Berg Student member

Matthew David Berg

Western University, PhD Candidate