15 November 2005

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President
Scott L. Collins
Sevilleta Field Station
Department of Biology
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1091
(505) 277-2265
scollins@unm.edu

President-Elect
Knute Nadelhoffer
University of Michigan
   Biological Station
Dept. of Ecology & Evol. Biol.
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1048
(734) 615-4917
knute@umich.edu

Secretary
Robin Graham
Environmental Sciences Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
PO Box 2008
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6036
(865) 576-7756
grahamrl@ornl.gov

Treasurer
Amelia K. Ward
Center for Freshwater Studies
Box 870206
University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0206
(205) 348-1796
award@biology.as.ua.edu

Members at Large
Jim Coleman
Office of Research
University of Columbia-Missouri
205 Jesse Hall
Columbia, MO 65211-1150
(573) 882-9500
colemanjs@missouri.edu

Knute Nadelhoffer
University of Michigan
   Biological Station
Dept. of Ecology & Evol. Biol.
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1048
(734) 615-4917
knute@umich.edu

Martyn M. Caldwell
Director, Ecology Center
UMC 5205
Utah State University
Logan, UT 84322-5205
(435) 797-2555
mmc@cc.usu.edu

Past President
Diana H. Wall
Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory
200 West Lake, Dept. 1499
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1499
(970) 491-2504
diana@nrel.colostate.edu

 

AGENDA
AERC 2005 Annual Meeting


November 17, 2005 Ripley Center, Smithsonian Institution

Business Meeting:  8:00 am - 9:45 am, Scott Collins presiding

  • Secretary's Report - Robin Graham
  • Treasurer's Report - Amy Ward
  • Report on status of AERC brochure - David White
  • Updates and comments on AERC web site - Scott Collins
  • Report on AIBS/AERC project on tracking ecosystem research funding - Scott Collins and Board
  • Organization Plan for AERC priorities discussion
  • Other old business

New business:  9:45 - 10:15 am, Knute Nadelhoffer presiding

  • New members of the Board of Directors
    -   new President-elect (Nadelhoffer replacement)
    -   new Members-at-Large (nominee Mike Auerbach DRI)
    -   re-election of Secretary and Treasurer

Break:  10:15 am - 10:30 am

Member Centers discussion:  10:30 am - 2:15 pm, Amy Ward presiding

Review history of AERC
Past and present activities
Future activities

Funding Agency Forum:  2:30 pm - 5:00 pm, Scott Collins presiding

Reception:  5:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Friday, November 18, 2005  Rayburn Building

Congressional Staffers' briefing:  9:00 am - 11:00 am, Robert Gropp presiding
Robert Gropp - AIBS
Bill Michener - NEON
Scott Collins - LTER initiative
AERC Board