2020 SSC Elections: Call for nominations

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Members of the SSC are hereby invited to volunteer or suggest names to fill positions in the SSC. A preliminary slate of candidates is to be presented in November by the election committee. Suggestions of names or nominations are requested for the following positions.

MEMBERS OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE SSC
(Three-year terms)

  • President-elect
  • Treasurer
  • Meetings coordinator

REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVES ON THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
(Two-year terms)

Regional representatives from all regions:

  • Atlantic Provinces (1)
  • Quebec (2)
  • Ontario (2)
  • Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, Nunavut (1)
  • Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon (1)
     

SECTION OFFICERS
(Three-year terms; two-year terms for SMS)

Nominations or suggestions are requested for executive positions in the six sections:

  • Actuarial Science Section (President-elect) 
  • Biostatistics Section (President-elect) 
  • Business and Industrial Statistics Section (President-elect) 
  • Probability Section (President-elect, Treasurer) 
  • Statistical Education Section (President-elect)
  • Survey Methods Section (President-elect, Treasurer)

MEMBERS OF THE ACCREDITATION COMMITTEE
Four positions will be elected, each for a three-year mandate. Candidates must be P.Stat. members.
 
MEMBERS OF THE ACCREDITATION APPEALS COMMITTEE
Two positions will be elected, each for a three-year mandate. Candidates must be P.Stat. members.

Please communicate your suggestions to any member of the election committee before October 15, 2019. More formal nominating petitions (signed by five members of the SSC) may be sent before January 15, 2020 to the chair of the committee.

The election committee for 2019–20 consists of the following members:
Robert Platt, Chair
Jean-François Renaud, Actuarial Science
Patrick Brown, Biostatistics
Chunfang Devon Lin, BISS
René Ferland, Probability
Asokan Variyath, Statistical Education
Susie Fortier, Survey Methods
Soyean Kim, Accreditation 
Erica Moodie, Appointed
David Haziza, Appointed

Chair of the election committee
Robert Platt, McGill University
robert.platt@mcgill.ca
 

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

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