The call for nominations to CLIVAR Scientific Steering Group (SSG) and CLIVAR panels is now open. Deadline for nominations for appointments starting in 2019 (and 2020 for the SSG) is 10 October 2018, and nominations can be submitted online.
When considering the member nominations, CLIVAR takes into account the scientific expertise that will support fulfillment of the SSG and panel’s terms of reference. New members for the CLIVAR SSG is approved by the WCRP Joint Scientific Committee. For CLIVAR panels, membership is approved by the CLIVAR SSG.
Scientifically qualified SSG and panel member nominations that support gender and geographical balance and promote opportunities for scientists and researchers from developing countries to participate in CLIVAR activities are encouraged. The initial term of service for SSG members is four years (And for Panel members 3 years), with possible extension of two years.