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BASAS Council Elections 2017


Elections for BASAS Council were announced a couple of months ago and the election is now complete.

We are pleased to announce the re-election of current Chair, Prof Patricia Jeffery, and three new Council members:

Ordinary Member: Dr Andrea Major, University of Leeds

GEC Representative: Dr Diego Maiorano, University of Nottingham

GEC Representative: Dr Ketan Alder, University of Lancaster

We all very much look forward to welcoming our new Council members and to working with them to the benefit of BASAS as a whole over the coming years.

The newly-elected council members' Candidate Statements of Purpose can be read here.