2021 Leadership Nominations

2021 Nominations for Leadership Positions

View the Open Position Descriptions

Nominations are now open for the following leadership positions of the CANS National Advisory Council (NAC).
Members in good standing must complete the Nomination Form by Tuesday, May 25, 2021.

Vice Chair (1 position, 2-year term)
Councilor of Programming (1 position, 2-year term)
Councilor of Membership (1 position, 2-year term)
Councilor of Science (1 position, 2-year term)


  • Must be a CANS member in good standing
  • Leadership experience in regional or national professional society preferred

How to Apply:

To be considered for the election slate, please compete the 2021 Nominations Form by May 18, 2021. The following list outlines the components of the form.

Nominations Form. This includes nominee contact information and the following:
  1. A curriculum vitae.
  2. A candidate statement. This will be included in the Slate of Candidates on the CANS website if the CANS NAC places your name on the ballot. Your candidate statement should begin with: your name, title, institution, and city/state. Then, in 250 words or less, include the following information:
    • Your professional background, highlighting pertinent employment, leadership, and CANS or other nursing research society experience relevant to the desired position.
    • Your goals and plans for contributing to the functions of the CANS NAC.


Please contact Austin Hunte, Program Coordinator, at [email protected].