The election of 4 members of the Nominations Committee (NC) will take place during the General Assembly that will be held on Sunday 29 November 2020 in Barcelona (Spain). All candidates will give a verbal presentation of their case. The term of office is two years starting as of 1 January 2021.


The NC shall advise the Board of Directors about suitable candidates for the nomination of Chairs and members of other committees. The NC shall comprise the President, the President-Elect or Immediate Past-President and four elected active members who are not currently members of the Board of Directors.

The term of office of elected members of the NC shall be two years, renewable once on re-election.


Applicants should be active ESA members for at least 5 years and have been a member of either an ESA committee, Council or Board of Directors for at least 3 years. Elected members of the Nominations Committee shall not be Chairs of ESA Committees nor members of the Board of Directors.

Applicants must demonstrate significant experience of ESA committee work and/or management of the ESA when applying.

The elected members of the NC should be working professionally in different countries.


If you wish to apply, please send your application with CV, a letter of intention (to be published on the ESA website) and two supporting letters from ESA active members (emails accepted) to the ESA Secretariat, by 15 September 2020, 23:59 CET at the latest.

Kindly note that your name, position and working country may be shared with the ESA members in agenda and other documents related to the General Assembly.