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Association for Evolutionary Economics


2022 Board Elections – President-Elect and Board of Directors

The Nominating Committee welcomes your nominations for President-Elect and two members for the Board of Directors. Nominations should include a letter outlining the nominee’s qualifications, willingness to serve, and any other useful or relevant supporting documents such as a vita or additional letters of support. All nominations should be sent to the Chair of the Nominating Committee by April 1, 2021. The announcement of final nominees will be made to the general membership after approval by the Board of Directors. Elections will then be conducted under the direction of the Secretary of AFEE.

Nominating Committee Members (all terms end January 5, 2022)

 Ann E. Davis, Chair, Marist College (Log into your account to view the email address.) D
Associate Professor of Economics
Department of Economics, Accounting, and Finance
Marist College
3399 North Road
Poughkeepsie, NY

Avi Baranes, Elmhurst College
Assistant Professor of Economics
Elmhurst University
190 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst, Illinois
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Karol Gil Vasquez, Nichols College
Assistant Professor of Economics
Nichols College
121 Center Road
Dudley, MA
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Faruk Ulgen, Ph.D.
Director of Distance Learning and International Relations
Economics Department
University of Grenoble Alpes
Grenoble, France
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Alicia Girón, Ph.D.
Economic Research Institute
National Autonomous University of Mexico
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*Bylaws Information (Article XI, Section 7)  7.1 The President of the Association shall appoint a Nominating Committee of five (5) members. In appointing a Nominating Committee, the President shall bear in mind the desirability of appointing members diversified by geographical location, field of specialization, gender, and race-ethnicity.

The purpose of the Nominating Committee is to nominate persons for all elective offices, including the office of Secretary-Treasurer. The names of the members of the Nominating Committee shall be made known to the membership in a timely manner.

7.2 The announcement of the composition of the committee shall be accompanied by a statement inviting suggestions from the membership for names of suitable candidates for office, and by the quotation of this section of the Bylaws. Nominations for each elective office shall be submitted by the Nominating Committee to the Secretary-Treasurer. The Board of Directors shall have authority to approve final nominations of the Nominating Committee.

7.3 The Nominating Committee shall submit to the Board of Directors for approval one (1) name for President-Elect; four (4) names for the two (2) positions to be filled annually on the Board; and two (2) names for the one (1) position of a member who is not a citizen of the United States, must reside outside the United States, and is to be filled every third year on the Board. Members of the Nominating Committee may not be nominated by the same Committee.

7.4 The Secretary-Treasurer shall announce agreed-upon nominations no later than August 15 to the general membership. The announcement shall be accompanied by the quotation of this section of the Bylaws. Additional nominations may be made by any member of the Association for any office if supported by a petition signed by twenty-five (25) members of the Association and received by the Secretary-Treasurer on or before September 15.

7.5 On or before November 1, the Secretary-Treasurer shall prepare a ballot for all members bearing the names agreed upon by the Nominating Committee and the Board of Directors, as well as the names of those nominated by petition, all to be accompanied by brief biographical sketches of the nominees. All votes returned by members of the Association shall be counted and tallied no later than December 1, on which date elections shall be deemed closed.