We are inviting nominations from Fellows for a number of Council positions to be elected in June 2021, including the next President of the Society.
There are 21 members of Council, each of whom is nominated, and then elected, by our Fellows. The expertise and interests of our Council members represent the main areas of our activity and bring a breadth of experience from the wider world. The Council is chaired by our President.
Nominees should be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of the Society, an understanding of, and support for, the breadth of our activities and audiences, and have experience and seniority relevant to the position they are standing for.
The following positions are open for nominations:
The current President’s term of office comes to an end in June 2021. The Council has established a Search Committee to lead the search for Society’s candidate for the next President. The Search Committee invites all Fellows and members to suggest names of any Fellows who could succeed Baroness Chalker.
All names for consideration should be sent to email@example.com by 5.00pm on Friday 15 January 2021.
Find out more about the President search.
Other Council positions
Expeditions and Fieldwork
Research and Higher Education
Chair of Annual Conference for 2022 (one year position on Council)
The deadline for Council nominations is 9.00am on Thursday 25 March 2021.
So if you know of someone who would be a good candidate for one of our Council positions, find out more and how to make a nomination.
Congratulations to our Fellows who were awarded Chartered Geographer status by our Council earlier this week.
Jonk has won the 2020 Earth Photo competition for his stunning series Coffee Shop, Abkhazia; Hotel, Portugal; Swimming Pool, Italy and Theater, Abkhazia, which depict abandoned spaces reclaimed by nature.
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