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.

Responsibilities: 

  • 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

Hans Joachim Wieden

Committee Chair

Past President

Hans Joachim Wieden

University of Manitoba

Tarik Moroy

CSMB Secretary

Tarik Moroy

Université de Montréal

Mojgan Rastegar

CSMB Vice-President

Mojgan Rastegar

University of Manitoba

Matthew David Berg

Trainee board member

Matthew Berg

University of Washington