Council Nominations 2019

Members of the RAS Council are elected by ballot of the Fellowship, with the result announced at the Annual General Meeting that in 2019 will be held on Friday 10 May. I invite you to submit nominations, or to consider having yourself nominated, for the positions on Council listed below which become vacant on that day.


Length of term

President (Elect)

 1 year as President Elect and then 2 years as President

Vice-President (A) 

 2 years

Vice-President (G)

 2 years

Councillor (A)

 3 years

Councillor (G)

 3 years

2 x Councillor (A/G)

 3 years

1 x Councillor (A/G)

 1 years


“A” covers all areas of astronomy & astrophysics; “G” covers geophysics, solar and solar-terrestrial physics and planetary sciences.

The deadline for nominations is Friday 30 November. For more information about the Council positions and to download the nomination form please log in to the Fellows website.


Submitted by Annie Hogan on Fri, 23/11/2018 - 16:30