Calling all students and early career ALifers,

Nominations for chairs of the Emerging Researchers in ALife board are open from now until September 31st, 2021. Nominations take place  on the ERA slack, on the nominations channel (

To be nominated:

  1. You must be nominated by someone else OR self-nominate
  2. The nomination must be seconded by someone other than yourself
  3. You must confirm the nomination (if you did not self-nominate)

For contested positions, voting will take place from October 1 to October 8.

The following positions are open:

  • General Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • ISAL Board Representative
  • Communications Chair
  • Equity Chair 
  • Conference Chair

For more information on these positions, including detailed descriptions, time commitment, and past chairs’ information, see this reference document, which outlines the roles and responsibilities.

To view the ERA charter, see here.

Posted on behalf of ERA.