Call for nominations 2021/22 - Nominations are now closed.

The strategy of the Biochemical Society is set and driven by its Council of Trustees, which is elected by members and has the ultimate responsibility for all aspects of the Society’s activities.  Responsibility for specific areas of activity and function is then delegated to its sub-Committees.

We are calling for nominations for the vacancies listed below from members who are interested in playing an active role in the future of the Biochemical Society, to support the wider molecular biosciences community.

Nominations are now closed.

Civica Election Services is administering the nominations for Trustee and Committee roles on behalf of the Biochemical Society. To find out more and to complete the nomination process, please visit their website as follows:

For the President role please click here

For all other Committee vacancies please click here

Current Vacancies

There are a number of vacancies up for nomination. Please note that for Trustee positions, these roles will include a responsibility on Council as well as on the relevant committee/panel specific to the role. It is recommended that you read the terms of reference fully for each role you’re interested in.

  • President (Trustee) – from January 2023 – Terms of Reference >
  • Chair, PPL Board, (Trustee and Chair of PPL Board) – from July 2022 – Terms of Reference >
  • Chair, Clinical and Translational Research Theme Panel, (Trustee and member of Conferences Committee) – from July 2022 – Terms of Reference >
  • Local Ambassador Representative, (Trustee) – from January 2023
  • Industry Representative, (Trustee and Chair of Industry Advisory Panel) – from January 2023
  • Balance position (Trustee) – from July 2021 – Terms of Reference >
  • Secondary School / FE teacher representative (member of Education, Training and Public Engagement Committee) – from July 2021
  • Chair – from July 2021