Call for Nominations

March 30, 2020

The Call for Nominations period has closed.

Call for Nominations: Board of Directors

The Endocrine Society Nominating Committee is seeking dedicated member leaders to serve on the Board of Directors. If you are passionate about endocrine research and want to join the team who will drive the strategy forward, please consider nominating yourself or a colleague for one of the following open positions:

  • President-Elect
    (Candidates should demonstrate leadership skills and familiarity with Society priorities, in particular service on the Board of Directors.)
  • Secretary-Treasurer Elect
    (Candidates should have recent experience as a member of the Finance and Audit Committee or Board member.)
  • At-Large Directors (3 open positions)
    (Candidates should meet the core competencies listed below.)

View position descriptions here.

  • Organizational Knowledge and Stewardship - Understands and embodies the association’s core values, mission and strategic priorities.
  • Strategic Thinking and Leadership - Demonstrates leadership attributes that allow them to positively influence the decision-making process by effectively aligning tasks, priorities, and resources in a thoughtful and strategic way.
  • Communication - Demonstrates skills and leadership in communicating efficiently, respectfully, and transparently.
  • Collaboration - Appreciates the unique views and opinions of others when building consensus.
  • Contribute to the global leadership team that drives the Society strategy
  • Expand your knowledge base, enhance your network with colleagues conducting endocrine research or in practice, and exchange ideas toward innovating in endocrinology
  • Proactively address issues that impact our members, their research, and patients worldwide
  • Grow professionally by participating in leadership development training

If you or someone you know embodies these core competencies and has a passion for our Society, please nominate them today! Completed nomination packages will be accepted through Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Self-nominations are welcomed, and multiple nominations can be submitted for each position.

  • Member nominates another member or submits self-nomination
  • Nominee receives email with instructions to:
    • Indicate their willingness to be considered
    • Respond to some questions
    • Upload CV, photo and Letter of Recommendation (from a colleague or supervisor) referencing the nominee’s ability to display and embrace the core competencies (please keep letter under 1 1/2 pages long)
    • Update COI online
  • In order to be considered as a candidate, the nominee must have submitted the requested information.

Please email Elizabeth Kan at [email protected] with any questions.

The President-Elect will be elected by Society members from a slate of two candidates developed by the Nominating Committee (NC), based on submitted nominations. The Nominating Committee will appoint At-Large Director members and the Secretary Treasurer Elect. Nominees will receive an update in the fall, after the Nominating Committee meets. The official slate of nominees will be presented to the Society membership in the late fall, specific date to be determined.

The Nominating Committee seeks to ensure broad representation of the Society membership. As a reference, please view the current composition and members of the Board of Directors.

Thank you for participating in the Call for Nominations for the Endocrine Society Board of Directors.

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