The General Committee is established by British Science Association statutes and is the principal strategic advisory body of the British Science Association. It consists, in addition to the members of Council, including the President, past-President, and President-elect of:

• 12 members elected from voting members of the Association
• 2 members nominated and elected by Affiliate members
• 2 members who are students in the UK and who have first-hand experience of the British Science Association, nominated and elected by voting members.

The current board is made up by the following members:

Name

Nominated by

Continuous from

Retires

Dr Nigel Eady

Members

2010

2016

Dr Fern Elsdon Baker

Sections

2013

2016

Dr David Shankland

Sections

2013

2016

Sarah Chick

Members

2013

2016

Jessica Leigh Jones

Students

2013

2016

Professor Lorna Dawson

Affiliates

2013

2016

Ben Johnson

Affiliates

2013

2016

Deborah Cohen

Sections

2014

2017

Dr Emmanuelle Tulle

Affiliates

2014

2017

Victoria Kowalkowski

Branches

2014

2017

Dr Steve Cross

Branches

2014

2017

Rachel Mason

Branches

2015

2018


David Thompson

Branches

2015

2018

Olivier Usher

Members

2015

2018


Brian Kelly


Branches

2015

2018

Nominations

Nominations for the General Committee are now closed. New members have been added to the list above (2015 - 2018).  

Details of 2016's nomination process will be made available in due course.

For more information, please contact Rupa in the Finance and Resources team.