Charles S. Gasser
csgasser at ucdavis.edu
Thu Feb 22 20:34:48 EST 2001
Dear North American Arabidopsis Researchers,
Twenty six individuals were nominated for election to the North
American Arabidopsis Steering Committee (NAASC), and the nineteen
below have agreed to stand for election. Two people from this list
will be elected to replace Chuck Gasser and Steve Kay on the NAASC.
They will join continuing members Mary Lou Guerinot and Kathy Barton,
who are completing their second years, and Peter McCourt and Mike
Sussman, who were elected last year. (for more NAASC details, see my
previous post at:
All North American Arabidopsis researchers are asked to vote for up
to two candidates. To vote, send an E-mail message with up to two
names of nominees from the list below to: csgasser at ucdavis.edu, with
the phrase "NAASC Vote" included as at least part of the "Subject"
line. (Please, submit only one ballot, independent of the number of
different e-mail adresses you might have!). Votes will be accepted
through Feb. 28, 2001. Your vote will be kept secret (except to
Chuck Gasser, duly elected to this position of trust, who must count
Given the large number of candidates, it is possible that a run-off
election among the top vote getters will be necessary to clearly
define the will of the voting community (the most crucial metric!).
Please bear with us and cast another vote if this becomes necessary.
Please send your votes to csgasser at ucdavis.edu with the words "NAASC
Vote" on the subject line as soon as you can!
Bonnie Bartel Asst. Prof. Rice U., Biochem. & Cell Biol.
Andrew Bent Asst. Prof. U. Wisc., Plant Pathology
Caren Chang Asst. Prof. U. Maryland, Cell Biol. and Mol. Genet.
Clint Chapple Professor Purdue U., Biochem.
Steve Clark Assoc. Prof. U. Michigan, Biology
Greg Copenhaver Postdoc U. Chicago, Mol. Genet. & Cell Biol.
(soon to be Asst. Prof. at ???)
Jeff Harper Assoc. Prof. Scripps, Cell Biol.
Tom Jack Asst. Prof. Dartmouth College, Biol. Sci.
Joseph Kieber Asst. Prof. U. North Carolina, Biology
Chentao Lin Asst. Prof. UCLA, Mol. Cell. and Dev. Biol.
Mannie Liscum Assoc. Prof. U. Missouri, Biol. Sci.
Hong Ma Assoc. Prof. Penn State U., Biology
David Marks Assoc. Prof. U. Minnesota, Plant Biol.
Rob McClung Assoc. Prof. Dartmouth College, Biol. Sci.
Alan Pepper Asst. Prof. Texas A&M, Biology
Jason Reed Assoc. Prof. U. N. C., Biology
Eric Richards Assoc. Prof. Washington U., Biology
G. Eric Schaller Asst. Prof. U. N. H., Biochem.
Sakis Theologis Adj. Prof. & Senior Sci. U. C. Berkeley and USDA, Albany
Chuck Gasser for the NAASC
Charles S. Gasser, Ph.D.
Section of Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of California
1 Shields Ave.
Davis, CA 95616
csgasser at ucdavis.edu
Tel. 530 752-1013
FAX 530 752-3085
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