Call for Nominations – AOC Fellow
AOC Fellow Nomination
It is time again to nominate your colleagues to the Distinguished AOC Fellow. Nominations should be submitted to Dr. Hong Li – email@example.com by June 1, 2018. Here is the instructions for submitting a Fellow nomination. More information about AOC Fellow can be found here: http://aocabfe.com/fellow-nomination/.
1. Characteristics of a Fellow
“A Fellow of the Society is an honor conferred for exceptional achievement by a Member of the Association in any one or more of the following areas – research, technology development, technology transfer, teaching, extension, consultancy, senior administration and communication, which advance the profession of agricultural, food, or biological engineering in its broad application and a minimum of 10 years as a Member in AOCABFE.”
2. Elements of Nomination
Qualifications for Fellow are described in the Bylaws and Rules of AOCABFE, Article B5, Qualifications for Admission, Paragraph 3 (see http://aocabfe.com/constitution-bylaws-and-rules/).
To nominate an AOCABFE Member for the Grade of Fellow, the nominator shall provide AOCABFE executive board with the following documents.
- Nomination Form: Please use the attached Nomination Form (Download via this link: AOC-Fellow-Nomination-Form). The maximum length of the completed Nomination Form is four pages (10 pt. or larger font).
- Five letters of support. Please follow the instructions described below.
The Nomination Form and letters of support are to be converted into PDF files and submitted to AOCABFE executive board through email to the attention of Dr. Hong Li – firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use “AOCABFE Fellow” as subject of the email. The support letters may be sent with the Nomination Form or may be sent separately. The deadline for submitting Nomination Forms and letters of support is May 1st, 2018.