Science Board nominations invited

Membership vacancies

NERC is inviting applications from across the NERC science remit to join its key scientific advisory board, the Science Board (SB). NERC is seeking to recruit for up to three vacancies, to commence appointment in October 2017. Appointments will be for one year, until October 2018, in the first instance. SB is the key source of advice to NERC Council on science related issues.

For further information about SB and what is required to be a member, please see the document below.

Member profile and attributes (PDF, 72KB)

NERC is committed to the principle of providing equal opportunities for all. We are keen to obtain more diversity in our public appointments so would welcome applications from a range of candidates from all backgrounds and from across all sectors of our diverse communities.

To nominate yourself or someone else for membership, please complete the appropriate sections of the SB application form below.

Application form (Word, 126KB)

In addition to your completed form, please also provide a CV listing significant accomplishments, and a list of recent publications, if appropriate. Both the form and the CV should be returned, preferably electronically, to . Alternatively, paper copies should be sent to:

Philippa Kennard
Polaris House
North Star Avenue

The closing date for applications is noon on 16 June 2017.

Interviews for a shortlist of candidates will be held in London on 25 July 2017.


For further information please contact:

Lyndsey Jones
Secretariat officer to Science Board
01793 411609