Vote now for Biogeosciences leaders: Your vote matters!

September 22, 2016

Ballots for the AGU Elections are rolling in. We encourage you to join your fellow members and vote for the leaders of Biogeosciences and for other AGU leaders. The AGU election polls opened on 29 August 2016 and will remain open through 27 September.

While there are a total of 110 candidates across all 25 ballots, we encourage all eligible voters to click on the unique link provided by the election vendor and check out your ballots. All voters receive ballots for:

  • The Board of Directors
  • Student/early career candidates on the AGU Council
  • All sections/focus groups to which they belong

If you have any questions about the ballots you received, please contact AGU Member Services Center by emailing or by calling +1-202-462-6900 (international calls) and +1-800-966-2481 (toll free for North America). AGU Member Services are available Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 6pm Eastern Daylight Time.

To vote:

  • Candidate info is posted on and the same info is also provided on the voting site provided by the vendor.
  • Emails were sent out to all eligible voters between 29 -31 August from Please check your junk mail, if you’re not sure you received it, or ask for your credentials to be resent.
  • You can visit the voting site as many times as you like until the election closes on 27 September.
  • Each ballot is a separate election; it’s up to you to decide how many ballots you’d like to submit. We hope you will submit at least 1 ballot.
  • Voting is simple and fast! Each open position has 2 candidates and candidates are asked to answer the same question, giving voters comparable info about both candidates.

If you have any questions, please contact

Marilyn Fogel, Section President
Ariel Anbar, Section President-elect