RDA Council member elections 2019

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20 Mar 2019

RDA Council member elections 2019


In December 2018, the RDA Council Nominations Committee issued a call for nominations for three open Council positions. In response to this call, several RDA members were nominated for consideration by the RDA community. The Nominations Committee reviewed these submissions and are pleased to announce the following slate of candidates to the RDA community:

Jill Benn
  • University Librarian, The University of Western Australia
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https://www.rd-alliance.org/system/files/styles/thumbnail/private/pictures/picture-7847-1490923262.jpg?itok=I9BYFvHh Robert J. Hanisch
  • Director, Office of Data and Informatics, Material Measurement Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA
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Mark Leggott
  • Executive Director of Research Data Canada (RDC)
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This new slate meets all criteria as detailed in the Council Nominations Committee Selection Process and Guidelines  and now must be approved by the RDA membership. This approval occurs through a formal election process that opens on 2 April (13:00 UTC) and ends 16 April (23:59 UTC), where all members will be asked to either accept or reject the appointment of this slate of candidates.  Results will be determined by a simple majority vote. 


If approved, these candidates will join Council to serve a three-year (renewable) term. For more information on the role of RDA’s Council, visit https://www.rd-alliance.org/about-rda/our-leadership/rda-council.html


Please use the voting options below to cast your vote between 2 April (13:00 UTC) and 16 April (23:59 UTC) ! Thank you!  


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