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Society for the History of Natural History

Council Elections

Council Elections

Nominations for Ordinary Members of Council of the Society for the History of Natural History

Nominations are required for members of the SHNH Council. Presently serving Officers will be eligible for re-election. Elections will be held at the 2019 AGM in June.

Tenure is for three years for Ordinary Council members, who are expected to attend SHNH Council meetings (three a year) and assist with other SHNH meetings and other business as arranged.

Nominations for joining Council should be proposed and seconded by SHNH members using the downloadable form. Nominations require two additional signatures from members in support of the candidate. The form should be sent by email to SHNH Secretary Geoffrey Hancock at or by post to the address below by 14 April 2019.

The rules governing the appointment of Councilors may be accessed on our website at

The deadline for submissions is 14 April 2019.

Download Nomination Form 2019.

Send to:

E. Geoffrey Hancock
SHNH Secretary
The Hunterian
University of Glasgow
Glasgow G12 8QQ