2019 Board of Directors Election
The Election is now open for five Councilor (board member) positions on the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL) Board of Directors.
To vote, Log In to your account and click “Vote in the 2019 Board of Directors Election.” You must be a current member to vote. If your membership is not current, you can renew it by clicking the “Renew” link on your account home page. If you do not have an SNL Account, please Create An Account.
Voting closes June 11, 2019.
Each year, four directors are elected: Chair Elect, Treasurer Elect, Secretary Elect and Program Committee Chair Elect. Directors are elected for a three-year term. Every two years, a Student/Postdoc Representative is elected to a two-year term. Responsibilities associated with all positions can be found in the bylaws.
The 2019 candidates were selected by an independent Nominating Committee from candidates nominated by SNL members.
Heather Bortfeld Psychological Sciences, University of California, Merced
Matt Lambon Ralph MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge
Jonathan R. Brennan Department of Linguistics, University of Michigan
Tamara Swaab Professor, Department of Psychology and Center for Mind and Brain,
University of California, Davis
additional links: http://swaab.faculty.ucdavis.edu/ and http://languagesciences.ucdavis.edu/
Stephen Wilson Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Ev Fedorenko Brain and Cognitive Sciences Department at MIT
Katrien Segaert School of Psychology and Centre for Human Brain Health, University of Birmingham
Nicole Wicha Neurosciences Institute, Department of Biology, University of Texas at San Antonio
Program Committee Chair Elect
Anne Kosem Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Carolyn McGettigan Speech, Hearing and Phonetic Sciences, University College London
Katie McMahon Queensland University of Technology
Student/Postdoc Representative Elect
Esti Blanco-Elorrieta Graduate student at New York University, Research fellow at Harvard University
Natalia Egorova University of Melbourne, Australia; The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health
Yanina Prystauka Graduate student at the University of Connecticut
CHAIR: Manuel Carreiras, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (BCBL)
TREASURER: Mairéad MacSweeney, University College London
SECRETARY: Brenda Rapp, Johns Hopkins University
PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR: Marina Bedny, Johns Hopkins University
STUDENT/POSTDOC REPRESENTATIVE: Angela Grant, Concordia University
CHAIR-ELECT: Sonja Kotz, Maastricht University
TREASURER-ELECT: Seana Coulson, University of California, San Diego
SECRETARY-ELECT: Jamie Reilly, Temple University
PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR-ELECT: Emily Myers, University of Connecticut
PAST CHAIR: Karen Emmorey, San Diego State University
PAST TREASURER: James Magnuson, University of Connecticut
PAST SECRETARY: Clara D. Martin, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (BCBL)
PAST MEETING LIAISON: Michal Ben-Shachar, Bar Ilan University