Officer Nominations 2018-2019

Nominations are open!

As we approach the end of the academic year, we are opening up nominations for next year's SFB officers! If you would like to nominate a member (or yourself) to serve on the SFB executive board next year, please do so here. Elections will be held at the final GBM on April 17. See below for description of officer responsibilities.

Officer Responsibilities



  • Organize and host officer meetings and general body meetings

  • Allocate tasks to other officers
  • Help with website and newsletter updates

  • Work with vice president to plan Biomaterials Day

  • Be organized and oversee all chapter activities

  • Write grants and seek funding for Biomaterials Day


Vice President

  • In charge of Biomaterials Day

  • Work with treasurer to organize budget for event

  • Collaborate with president to write grants



  • Manage budget for organization (Biomaterials Day, travel, outreach, etc.)

  • Submit spending requests to Student Government

  • Order food for all general body meetings



  • Create sign-in sheet on Google Forms prior to each meeting

  • Add new email addresses to Listserv after each meeting

  • Compile brief summary of each meeting for Webmaster to add to UF SFB blog

  • Update and send out email newsletter regularly


Outreach Coordinator/BEC Representative

  • Organize outreach events

  • Come up with new ideas to get SFB active in the community

  • Attend all BEC meetings and report back to SFB board



  • Continuously update website and Facebook page

  • Make Facebook events for all GBMS and and invite members

  • Make brief blog post for each GBM so members can catch up if they missed a meeting


External Affairs Coordinator

  • In charge of social events

  • Collaborate with other organizations to put on more events

  • Seek contacts and sponsors for industry tours, info sessions, and tabling at Biomaterials Day

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