Election for 2019 Offices

OSA Election Slate Announced

OSA is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for the 2018 OSA Elections. Candidates are running for positions on the OSA Board of Directors, effective 1 January 2019.  The OSA Election for the 2019 Vice President and two Directors at Large will open 20 June 2018 and will continue through 17 August 2018. Election results will be announced during the OSA Annual Business Meeting in Washington, DC, USA on 18 September 2018.
Ballots will be sent to eligible members on 20 June 2018, so ensure you can participate by updating your contact information in your member profile on www.osa.org. As a reminder, Individual, Emeritus and Recent Graduate members are eligible to vote in the election.

Candidates for Vice President
(1 will be elected) 


Constance J. Chang-Hasnain
University of California, Berkeley, USA

Amy Eskilson
Inrad Optics, USA

Candidates for Director at Large
(2 will be elected)


Shanti Bhattacharya
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India

Svetlana Boriskina
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Zakya Kafafi 
Lehigh University, USA  

Sophie LaRochelle
Universite Laval, Canada