Botanical Society of America
Duties of the Advisory Council Chair
Duties Article V. Duties of Elected Officers:
7. Council Representative shall serve as liaison between the Executive Committee and the
Sections, representing the interests of the Sections and maintaining current information on their
officers and contact person.
Important Documents –
Mission & Objectives,
Guidelines for Professional Ethics,
Duties of – President, President Elect, Past President,
Avdisory Council Chair
and BSA Execcutive Director
Under Article V. of the bylaws of the Botanical Society of America, the ????
Committee Assignments – EXECUTIVE
COMMITTEE, YOUNG BOTANIST OF THE YEAR AWARD COMMITTEE CHAIR
In Conjunction with the Executive Director, prepare the call
for YOUNG BOTANIST OF THE YEAR nominations as a component of the
Fall Mailing, as a email to the membership, and a posting on the
BSA website. (Deadline date for submission is March 1st.)
Attend Spring Executive Committee Meeting.
Activate an ad hoc committee to evaluate YOUNG BOTANISTS for
acceptance, and for receipt of the Certificate of Recognition,
or Certificate of Special Achievement. After selection of YOUNG
BOTANISTS, write their primary nominator and send the certificate
and letter of congratulations. You may also wish to write to the
Dean of their school. Prepare article listing YOUNG BOTANISTS
for the PSB for the summer issue. Report on YOUNG BOTANISTS
at the Council Meeting in the PSB Summer issue and at
the Council Meeting in August.