LMS Elections

LMS Elections

 

LMS Elections

The results of the 2015 LMS Elections to Council and Nominating Committee were announced at the LMS 2015 AGM on 13th November.

1.  Election slates

The slates of candidates for the 2016 elections to Council and Nominating Committee will be listed on this page when they are available.  It is expected that the slates proposed by the Nominating Committee will appear here on or about 1st August 2016.

Further information about the work of the nominating committee is available.  The committee welcomes input from members.

2.  Direct Nominations

The formal deadline set out in the LMS By-laws for direct nominations is 1st September 2016 at noon.  Any direct nominations for either Council or Nominating Committee must be sent, to the Executive Secretary of the London Mathematical Society, De Morgan House, 57-58 Russell Square, London, WC1B 4HS, to be received no later than noon on 1st September 2016.  Nominations must comprise a formal nomination, three secondings and an acceptance by the nominee.

 

A form for making direct nominations is available.

Nomination form for Council

Nomination form for Nominating Committee

Such nominations must bear the signatures of the nominator and three seconders and of the nominee. Members considering making a direct nomination should note that this form is for convenience only and there is no obligation to use this.  Nominations, seconding statements and acceptances of nominations by the nominee may be sent by post or e-mail (from a verifiable e-mail address).

 

Candidates will be asked to provide standard biographical information which will be distributed to the voters.  Candidates are encouraged to, make a 200 word personal statement to be submitted with their biography.

 

If you would like further information about making a direct nomination, please contact Duncan Turton at nominations@lms.ac.uk