IGAC welcomes nominations and self-nominations to its Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) from the international community. Serving on the IGAC SSC is ideal for well-established mid to senior career scientists. IGAC is currently accepting nominations for SSC terms starting in 2022. Nominations for scientists working in Africa, Southern Asia, Europe, and the Middle East are strongly encouraged for this round. We also have an upcoming gap in expertise representing laboratory fundamentals. Nominations will be accepted until 30 May 2021. For information about serving on the IGAC SSC, please see The Expectations and Role of IGAC SSC Members.
IGAC accepts both nominations and self-nominations. Please see below the requirements for each type of nomination.
Requirements to nominate someone to the IGAC SSC:
- Fill out the IGAC SSC Nomination Form.
- Upload the nominee's CV and publication list (if not part of the CV).
- Upload a statement from the nominee on "Why do you want to serve on the IGAC SSC and what will you bring to IGAC?" The statement should be ~300 words or less.
- In the form, provide a reason for the nomination.
Requirements for self-nomination to the IGAC SSC:
- Fill out the IGAC SSC Self-Nomination Form.
- Upload your CV and publication list (if not part of the CV).
- Upload a letter of support from someone in the international scientific community.
- Provide a statement on "Why do you want to serve on the IGAC SSC and what will you bring to IGAC?". The statement should be ~300 words or less.
Please keep in mind that IGAC strives to have an SSC with diversity in geographical representation, gender, and expertise. To view current SSC members and their expertise, visit igacproject.org/people.