AESS Committee Interest
Have you ever wanted to join an AESS Committee? We'd love to have you!

AESS has several standing committees that provide mission-critical volunteer service to to help AESS support the ESS community. With the exception of the Nominations Committee, no application is needed. Just leave your interest here, and we'll reach out to you!

Learn more about each committee and their work on our website

Serving on a committee adds to your CV and positively impacts the interdisciplinary ESS community. Being on a committee offers you opportunities for networking and mentoring, collaborating and making new friends. 

All career and experience levels are welcome. In fact, each committee must have at least one student per our bylaws. Share your voice and help shape AESS!

Please note that by completing this, you are not committing to join, but you are consenting for the committee chair to reach out to you via email. Your emails will be used to reach out to you on behalf of the committee interest, and AESS Chairs plus staff will have access to this information.

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Brief Committee Overview
Awards - Responsible for obtaining and evaluating nominations for annual awards. Makes recommendations to the Board. Has initiated new awards and made suggestions to criteria and process.
Conference - Responsible for collecting and reviewing proposals, developing the annual meeting session schedule and researching future event locations. This committee works closely with the AESS Managing Director.
Development - The reality is that not everyone has access to funding to participate in professional development. AESS wants to do more and say yes to assistance requests. This committee dedicates time to help find funding sources and leverage opportunities for non-profit advancement. No experience is necessary.
Diversity - This committee works to engage a broader and more diverse community of environmental professionals. They work closely with other committees and the AESS Board.
Membership - Primary responsibility to share the AESS love and expand membership base of the organization. Parallel goals of enhancing membership experience and working with other committees to develop and share pertinent membership benefits.
Nominations - Responsible for recruiting and nominating candidates for elective offices of AESS. Aside from the chair and chair-elect role, the 6 committee members are also elected and serve 2 year terms.
Professional Development - Designs and manages PD initiatives with the goal of empowering members to enhance their ESS career development and advance the field within their institutions.
Publications - This group houses the Branded Books Series editor, JESS editor in chief and any related professional publication interests. The group seeks to combine marketing and recruitment efforts to publish under AESS affiliated works. They also collaborate to provide professional development sessions at AESS events.
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