Support the Society: raise your profile and expand your skills with a position on Council, a Committee or a Division

Participating in Council, Committees and Divisions offers an exceptional opportunity to contribute to the activities of the Society; to benefit from new experiences and enhance your professional development.

There are vacancies for positions commencing in 2020, the Society’s 75th Anniversary year, for Elected Members on Council, the Communications Committee, the Policy Committee and the Early Career Microbiologists’ (ECM) Forum Executive Committee. There are also roles for specific areas of expertise across the Eukaryotic, Prokaryotic, Irish and Virology Divisions, including Early Career Microbiologists’ Forum representatives.

Please see individual nomination forms for details on the requirements for the positions.

Nominations are now closed.

Voting will take place in June 2019.

Find out more about each vacancy below:

Enquiries for any of the vacancies should be directed to appointments@microbiologysociety.org

Date Election event
18 February 2019 Nominations open
3 May 2019 Nominations close
3 June 2019 Ballot opens
17 June 2019 23:00 Ballot closes
5 July 2019 Council to ratify election results