June 05, 2019

VOTE - 2019 ASAS National Elections for Graduate Director

As a member of the American Society of Animal Science, you have the opportunity to vote for a Graduate Director to serve on the Board of Directors of ASAS. The term of office will be two years. Terms for these offices begin at the conclusion of the 2019 Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas.

Click here to Vote

For the 2019-2020 election cycle, the ASAS National Board needs to fill the following positions:

Graduate Director:

  • Emily Melchior - New Mexico State University
  • Ananda Fontoura - Cornell University

To vote, go to https://portals.asas.org/elections. You will then need to login using the same user name and password you use for www.asas.org

Once you are logged into the election site, you will need to click on the link for "2019-2020 ASAS National Graduate Director Election". There you will be presented with two sections on the left-hand side. The first is labeled "Election." This is where you can view the nominee bios for each elected position. Click on the "tab" for each position to view the bios. Please remember to scroll all the way to the bottom of the page to insure that you have been presented with all the information provided. 

After reviewing the bios for each position you can then click on the second tab on the left-hand side labeled "Vote." Here you will be able to select each candidate you would like to vote for. After you have selected all of your candidates, be sure to click the big, purple "Vote" button at the bottom right of the page to cast your vote.

If you have any questions about the election site or if you do not have access to the web site, contact Deana Green (deanag@asas.org, 217-356-9050) to receive a paper copy of the candidates' biographical information.

Please take a moment to exercise your voting privileges. Voting must be completed by June 24, 2018 at 3:00 pm CT.