BAAS Elections 2017

Following the adoption of a new constitution at the last AGM, this year BAAS elections will include advance electronic voting (for those members who cannot attend the annual conference), as well as an AGM ballot.

 

Nominations for all posts are now closed and statements from candidates are posted here for your consultation.

 

Secretary

The candidate’s statement is available here.

As there is only one candidate for this post, the unopposed election of Sylvia Ellis will be confirmed at the AGM.

 

EAAS Representative

The candidate’s statement is available here.

As there is only one candidate for this post, the unopposed election of Sue Currell will be confirmed at the AGM.

 

Early Career Representative

There are three candidates whose statements are available here.

If you cannot attend the annual conference in Canterbury and would like to cast your vote in advance, please use the email proforma below.

 

Executive Committee Ordinary Member (x 2 posts)

There are five candidates whose statements are available here.

If you cannot attend the annual conference in Canterbury and would like to cast your vote in advance, please use the email proforma below.

 

 

Advance Voting Instructions

Advance voting is open until a deadline of midnight on Weds 29 March 2017. Votes received after this time will not be counted. As usual BAAS elections use a single transferable vote system, which requires you to rank candidates in order of preference.

 

Advance ballots should be cast by email, closely adhering to the format hereBallots that do not follow this form will not be counted. Please send them to votebaas@baas.ac.uk (This is a dedicated email address, accessible only to two independent election scrutineers and not the Secretary nor any other member of the executive.)

 

You will need your BAAS membership number in order to vote. You can find this by logging into the BAAS website (the login is in the top left hand corner of the front page), and then clicking on Members Area. Only current members of BAAS are eligible to vote.