Nominations Sought for Election of Officers to the Academy of International Business Executive Board for 2016-2019
The AIB Executive Board operates on a rolling basis, with new members elected annually to fill open positions. The Nominations Committee, composed of the three immediate Past Presidents of the Academy, is hereby soliciting nominations for the following positions and will present a slate to the membership for election later this Fall.
a. President - Elect
b. Vice President Program - Elect
c. Vice President Administration
One candidate will be nominated from among those previously elected Vice-President for either Program or Administration. The elected person will serve a three year term: as President-Elect for 2016-2017, President for 2017-2018 and as Immediate Past President for 2018-2019. The AIB President presides at all meetings of the Academy and of the Executive Board, appoints and instructs all committees and is responsible for the strategic direction of the Academy and for supervising the functions of the other officers and of the Executive Director.
Vice President Program-Elect:
Two candidates will be nominated to serve a three year term: as VP Program-Elect for 2016-2017 and be responsible for organizing the pre-meeting activities for the 2017 Conference, VP Program for 2017-2018 and responsible for putting the 2018 conference program together, and as VP Program-Past for 2018-2019.
Vice President Administration:
Two candidates will be nominated. The elected person will serve a three year term and will be one of three individuals serving as VP Administration on the Board. The VPs Administration have oversight responsibility for finances, membership and chapter relations. The AIB President determines the type and sequencing of the responsibilities between the multiple officers serving this position.
Nominations (including self-nominations) for any of these positions should be sent to the Secretariat at [log in to unmask] , by no later than October 31, 2015.
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Mary Ann Von Glinow (chair)