2018 Elections

The Nominations and Elections Committee of the International Union of Food Science and Technology hereby invites nominations for the following Offices of IUFoST for 2018 – 2020:

  1. President Elect and Six Regular Members of the Governing Council
  2. Scientific Council Chair Elect and Two Members of the Scientific Council

All detailed information related to the Election Policies and Procedures along with the submission Nomination Form can be found in the attachment: Appendix. Election Policies and Procedures. All positions will be elected by the IUFoST General Assembly. For this election, the General Assembly is composed of all Adhering Bodies (members) who are members in good standing (paid their 2017 dues) and have notified IUFoST of their voting delegates through confirmation of their names and email addresses.

Nominations will be accepted by providing a statement of endorsement for the nominee along with the nominee’s contact information and background (200 words). Nominations will be accepted through my office r.yada@ubc.ca with a copy to the IUFoST Business Office: Lynnda Nelson iufost@iami411.org, Subject Line: Nominations: a nomination has been submitted. Please use form found here.

Call for Nominations Letter

Election Nomination Form – General Assembly Vote

Appendix. Election Policies and Procedures

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions regarding the nominations and election process. The nomination process will close 31 March 2018.

Sincerely yours,

Professor Rickey Yada, Interim Chair

Professor Mariusz Piskula, Member

Dr. Hongda Chen, Member

IUFoST Nominations and Elections Committee for 2016 -2018