[Arabidopsis] VOTE for your NAASC nominees
jdfriesner at stanford.edu
Thu May 4 17:56:49 EST 2006
VOTE!!! VOTE!!! VOTE!!! VOTE!!!
Dear North American Arabidopsis Researchers,
*Thirteen* individuals were nominated and have agreed to stand for election
to the North American Arabidopsis Steering Committee (NAASC). *Two* people
from this list will be elected and will join continuing members Philip
Benfey, Rob McClung, Judith Bender, Xing-Wang Deng, Xue Mei Chen, and Joe
Kieber. Greg Copenhaver and Brenda Winkel will be rotating off NAASC
following the election. For more NAASC details, see
All North American Arabidopsis researchers are asked to vote for *UP TO TWO*
of the candidates in the list below (and please send in your vote(s) only
once.) To vote, please DO NOT reply to this message. Instead, send an
e-mail to naasc_nominations at acoma.stanford.edu with the phrase "NAASC Vote"
somewhere in the Subject line. Votes will be accepted through *May 19th*
and will be kept confidential. The two candidates obtaining the most votes
will become the new members of the NAASC, and results will be posted to the
Arab-gen listserve soon after voting ends.
Please send your votes to naasc_nominations at acoma.stanford.edu as soon as
If you have any questions, feel free to contact the MASC Coordinator (Joanna
Friesner: jdfriesner at stanford.edu).
And the nominees are (in alphabetical order by last name).
Sabastian Bednarek, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Janet Braam, Rice University
Judy Callis, University of CA, Davis
Caren Chang, University of Maryland
Erin Connolly, University of South Carolina
Kendal Hirschi, Baylor College of Medicine
Mark Johnson, Brown University
Chentao Lin, University of CA, Los Angelas
Blake Meyers, University of Delaware
ASN Reddy, Colorado State University
Steve Rothstein, University of Guelph, Canada
Eric Schaller, Dartmouth College
Julian Schroeder, University of CA, San Diego
(Greg Copenhaver, Brenda Winkel, Philip Benfey, Rob McClung, Judith Bender,
Xing Wang Deng, Xue Mei Chen, and Joe Kieber)
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