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2017 Election of Officers

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

The election of HFES officers for 2017 is open. Competing for office in this year's election are the following members:

President-Elect (one position)

  • Kermit G. Davis

  • Waldemar Karwowski

  • Joel S. Warm

Secretary-Treasurer-Elect (one position)

  • Chang S. Nam

  • Christopher R. Reid

  • Rupa Valdez

Executive Council Members At-Large (two positions)

  • Petra Alfred

  • Ellen Bass

  • Jack T. Dennerlein

  • Richard J. Holden

  • Gwendolyn Malone

  • Arathi Sethumadhavan

The election closes on August 18 at noon PDT.

Voting is open to all HFES full Members and Fellows in good standing. (If you are an affiliate, transitional associate, or student member, you are not eligible to vote.) For those voting members who have not opted out of voting online and for whom we have valid e-mail addresses, a link for voting was sent on Tuesday, July 18. For all others, ballots are being sent via the U.S. Postal Service. If you have not received your ballot by Tuesday, July 25, please call the HFES office at 310/394-1811 or send an e-mail to vote@hfes.org.

The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society is the world’s largest scientific association for human factors/ergonomics professionals, with more than 4,500 members globally. HFES members include psychologists and other scientists, designers, and engineers, all of whom have a common interest in designing systems and equipment to be safe and effective for the people who operate and maintain them. “Human Factors and Ergonomics: People-Friendly Design Through Science and Engineering.”