Call for Nominations: SMA Executive Board

The Society for Medical Anthropology (SMA) is calling for nominations to fill the following four positions on the SMA Executive Board:


  • Member at large (2 positions open) – 3-year term: 2019-2022
  • Secretary – 3-year term: 2019-2022
  • Student Member: – 3-year term: 2019-2022


All SMA members are eligible for nominations. Terms begin at the close of the SMA Business meeting at the American Anthropological Association meetings, November 20-24, 2019.


To nominate someone (self-nominations are welcome) please submit the following information

electronically to the chair of the Nominations Committee, Elise Andaya (

ü A statement from the nominator justifying the nomination

ü A CV for the nominee

ü Confirmation that the proposed nominee has agreed to stand for election if nominated by SMA’s Nomination Committee.


Nominations may be submitted until January 21st, 2019.

In addition to receiving nominations, Elise Andaya will gladly answer questions regarding

nominations procedures and the duties entailed in each office.