01-Nov-2013 09:10 Age: 4 yrs

Results of the TDWG Executive Committee Elections for the 2014 term

By: Patricia Mergen

The elections took place during the TDWG conference in Florence and were announced at the business meeting on Wednesday 30th of October 2013.

On behalf of the current Executive Committee we would like to congratulate all the elected candidates and thank all nominees for their interest and input for TDWG.  We look forward to fruitful collaboration.

Hereunder the table with the final results of the 2014 TDWG Executive Committee positions :

 Results of Election

 

Position(s)

Cynthia Parr (Chief Scientist, Smithsonian Institution-National Museum of Natural History  Washington, District of Columbia, United States)

Chairperson

Patricia Mergen (Head of Biodiversity Information Services, Royal Museum for Central Africa, Tervuren, Belgium

Secretary

William Ulate (Missouri Botanical Garden. St. Louis, MO United States)

Treasurer

Charles Kahindo (University of Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo)

Representative for Africa

Alex Asase (University of Ghana, GHANA)

Representative for Africa

Liqiang JI ‘(Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chaoyang District Beijing, , China)

Representative for Asia

Nozomi (James) Ytow (University of Tsukuba, JAPAN)

Representative for Asia

Peter Desmet (Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO) Brussels  BELGIUM)

Representative for Europe

Heimo Rainer (Naturhistorisches Museum Wien)

Representative for Europe

Antonio Mauro Saraiva (Professor / Universidade de São Paulo – Brazil)

William Ulate (Missouri Botanical Garden. St. Louis, MO United States)

Representative for Latin America

Representative for Latin America

Bryan Heidorn (Director  School of Information Resources & Library Science  University of Arizona  USA)

Representative for North America

James Macklin (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada,.  Ottawa, Ontario)

Representative for North America

Aaron Wilton (Landcare Research, New Zealand)

Representative for Oceania

Paul Flemons (Australian Museum Sydney Australia)

Representative for Oceania

Deferred

Journal Editor

Éamonn Ó Tuama Global Biodiversity Information Facility, Copenhagen, DENMARK

Lee Belbin (Hobart, AUSTRALIA)

Co –opted member

 

Co-opted member

 

 


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