Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society Annual Elections
October 1, 2020 to December 1, 2020
Voting is now open for the EMGS Annual Election. The 2020 ballot includes:
- EMGS Vice-President Elect
- EMGS Councilor (5 Slots)
Susan Wallace and Frachesco Marchetti are standing for Vice-President-Elect. Nine candidates are standing for five council slots: Renato Cardoso, Julie Cox, Kelly Harris, Cheryl Hobbs, Paige McKinzie, Aishwarya Prakash, Leslie Recio, Vincent Reynolds and Chad Thompson. Please read the candidates’ biographies and vote for your favorites.
2020 EMGS Elections Information Site: https://www.emgs-us.org/p/cm/ld/fid=536&source=5
2020 EMGS Voting Site: https://www.emgs-us.org/p/su/rd/survey=dc9042ae-e3c0-11ea-a44c-bc764e101892
EMGS is governed by a Council of 22 members including the Editor-in-Chief of the Society journal, Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis. Five members are the elected officers of the Society and serve for their terms of office. These are: President, Vice President, Vice President-Elect, Secretary, and Treasurer. The immediate Past-President serves on the Council for a one-year term. Fifteen additional Council members are elected for terms of three years.
EMGS is grateful for the members who offer their service to the society and who work toward fulfilling the vision of EMGS to “promote critical scientific knowledge and research into the causes and consequences of damage to the genome and epigenome in order to inform and support national and international efforts to ensure a healthy, sustainable environment for future generations.”