Elections 2021

Board Nominations
The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences is now accepting nominations for three (3) positions on the Board of Directors. We welcome your nomination of qualified candidates for these three positions by Monday, February 15, 2021 at 12:00 pm (ET). To submit a nomination, please contact Lamis El-Zein by email at  lelzein@ideas-idees.ca

Elections and the Annual Meeting 
Elections will take place during this year’s virtual Annual Meeting which will take place in May 2021. An invitation to the Annual Meeting will be sent to Presidents of all member associations and member institutions in the next few weeks.

Role of the Governance and Nominating Committee

The Federation’s Governance and Nominating Committee will meet following the close of nominations to consider candidates for all vacant positions and put forward a slate for election at the 2021 Annual Meeting.

The 2020-2021 Governance and Nominating Committee members are:

Mike DeGagné (Chair)

Patrizia Albanese

Yolande Chan

Annie Pilote

Voting at the Annual Meeting

Who can vote?

Presidents of all member associations and member institutions, as well as the Federation’s Board of Directors, are eligible to vote at the Annual Meeting.

Should a President of a specific member institution or member association not be available to attend, s/he has the option to designate a Member Representative.They may also cast their vote ahead of the meeting by using an Absentee Ballot.


Contact Lamis El-Zien at lelzein@ideas-idees.ca.