Make Your Voice Heard

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
Aug. 27, 2018 Election rules announced to membership — now accepting candidate applications
Sept. 24, 2018 Deadline for receipt of candidate materials — no longer accepting candidate applications
Week of
Sept. 24, 2018
Leadership Development Committee and staff confirm the candidates meet qualifications
Oct. 1, 2018 Candidates announced to AUTM Membership 
Oct. 15, 2018 Electronic voting opens
Nov. 16, 2018 Electronic voting closes (5pm CT, U.S.)
Nov. 19, 2018 2019 Board Members announced
Feb. 13, 2019 New Board inducted at Annual Meeting