AERA 2023 Election Is Open—Cast Your Ballot by February 16
AERA 2023 Election Is Open—Cast Your Ballot by February 16

January 2023

The AERA 2023 election opened on Wednesday, January 18, with voting to be conducted by electronic ballot. The election is being held over a 30-day period, concluding on Thursday, February 16, at 11:59 p.m. PST. All voting members are urged to exercise their right to vote.

The election includes candidates for the offices of AERA President-Elect, Council Member-at-Large, division officers, special interest group (SIG) officers, SIG Executive Committee officers, and Graduate Student Council officers.

The nominees for the office of AERA President-Elect are:

  • Mark Berends, University of Notre Dame
  • Janelle Scott, University of California, Berkeley

The nominees for the office of AERA Council Member-at-Large are:

  • Dorinda J. Carter Andrews, Michigan State University
  • Eddie R. Cole, University of California, Los Angeles
  • John B. Diamond, Brown University
  • Anne-Marie Núñez, University of Texas at El Paso

Biographical statements of all candidates are included with the ballot. In addition, bios for nominees for AERA-wide, division, SIG Executive Committee, and Graduate Student Council office are posted on the AERA website.

All 2022 voting members of AERA and all 2023 voting members who joined or renewed by January 9 have the right to vote in the election. Voting members received an email from AERA’s independent election agent on January 18 with a personalized link to access their ballot. The ballot is customized to include applicable election(s) according to the voting member’s AERA, division, and/or SIG membership(s). The personalized link will also be provided in periodic reminder emails to those who have not yet voted.

“All eligible members are encouraged to vote in the AERA elections,” said AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine. “Recognizing the high quality of AERA candidates across positions, we urge you to think about each office and take the time to choose the members of the Association who will lead us into 2024 and beyond.”

The results of the election will be reported in the February issue of AERA Highlights and will be posted on the AERA website.