Sigma Xi Elections Begin November 9

October 28, 2020

Active members will receive a ballot on November 9 from elections at to vote in the Sigma Xi elections. All who receive a ballot can vote for the president-elect, as well as for other open positions in their region and constituency. Voting will end on November 22. 

President-Elect: The president-elect serves a three-year term starting July 1, 2021: the first year as president-elect, the second year as president, and the third year as past president. 

Directors serve a three-year term, starting July 1, 2021. Director positions up for election serve the Baccalaureate Colleges Constituency, Canadian/ International Constituency, Northwest Region, and Southeast Region. 

Associate Directors: Associate directors serve a three-year term, starting July 1, 2021. Associate director positions up for election serve the North Central Region, Southwest Region, Membership-at Large Constituency, and Research and Doctoral Constituency. 

Representatives on the Committee on Nominations: Representatives on the Committee on Nominations serve a three-year term, starting immediately after the election. Committee positions up for election serve the Mid-Atlantic Region; Northeast Region; Area Groups, Industries, State, and Federal Laboratories Constituency; and Comprehensive Colleges and Universities Constituency.

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