Council Nominations 2022

Members of the RAS Council are elected by ballot of the Fellowship, with the result announced at the Annual General Meeting that in 2022 will be held on Friday 13 May. Fellows are invited 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

Vice President (A)

2 years

Vice President (G)

2 years

Secretary (G)

5 years

1 x Councillor (A)

3 years

1 x Councillor (G)

3 years

2 x Councillor (A/G)      

3 years


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

The deadline for nominations is 12 midday on Friday 26 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 Tue, 01/11/2022 - 09:00