The General Assembly elects the Officers of the Union (the President-Elect, two Vice-Presidents, Secretary-General, and Treasurer) and two Members-at-Large, receives reports and, as required, approves activities of the Executive Board and initiates further business.

Nominations, containing a biography of the nominee and a statement indicating a willingness to serve, are sought from National Committees and from Divisions for the offices of President-Elect,  two Vice- Presidents,  Secretary-General (unopposed change in Constitution),  Treasurer and  two Members-at-Large. It is important to note that members of the Executive Board will be responsible for specific portfolios and that nominees are aware about their duties and responsibilities.

For forms to nomination of new members of the Executive board click here

New members (Vice Chair and Secretary/Treasurer) for the Executive Boards of the three Divisions (Virology, BAM and Mycology and Eukaryotic Microbiology) are sought by their Secretary/treasurer. Nomination forms can be found here

For the election of the members of the new Eecutive Board and the Boards of the Divisions of Virology, BAM and Mycology and Eukaryotic Microbiology (MEM) you can download the PDF or word files. Please note that these forms should be submitted to the Secretary General or Secretaries of the divisions before April 15 2017.

Nomination form for members of the IUMS Executive Board pdf - word

Nomination form for Board of the Virology Divsion pdf - word

Nomination form for Board of the Mycology and Eukaryotic Microbiology Divsion pdf - word

Nomination form for  Board of the Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology Divsion pdf - word