Call for Members of the ECORD Facility Board
Application Deadline: September 15, 2012
Internal Deadline: August 31, 2012
The European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling (ECORD) seeks five active leading members of the international scientific community to serve on the new ECORD Facility Board. Under the new program structure, the ECORD Facility Board will be the key planning forum for mission-specific platform (MSP) operations.
The ECORD Facility Board will primarily:
- Schedule proposals for drilling based upon science priorities, optimal geographic distribution, and costs
- Assess the Annual ECORD plan
- Advise on long-term planning
Interested scientists should provide the following documents:
- Letter of interest including your specific expertise, previous involvement in DSDP/ODP/IODP expeditions (if applicable)
- List of publications
IMPORTANT: All candidates must send a copy of their application to the IODP-Canada office () by Friday August 31 prior to submitting their application to ECORD. Applications will be reviewed by the CCOD Executive Committee.
Please see the attached flyer for more information.