2019 Elections

This fall AUTM members will be electing two new Board members for 2019. The newly elected Directors will begin their terms at the conclusion of AUTM’s 2019 Annual Meeting, held February 10 – 13, 2019 in Austin, Texas.

Download the Board Position Description > > >

Download the Candidate Application Form > > >


Election Policy, Guidelines and Rules

For details on how AUTM conducts its elections, candidate expectations and Association policy, click here. Please note this year no more than one elected Director can be employed outside academia.

Election Timeline

August 27, 2018
  • Election rules announced to membership – application window opens
September 24, 2018
  • Deadline for receipt of candidate materials – application window closes
Week of September 24, 2018
  • LDC and staff confirm candidates meet qualifications
October 1, 2018
  • Candidates announced to AUTM membership 
October 15, 2018
  • Electronic voting opens
November 16, 2018
  • Electronic voting closes (5pm CT, U.S.)
November 19, 2018
  • Announce 2019 Board members
February 13, 2019
  • Annual Meeting – New Board inducted