Call for Nominations for ICIAM Secretary

ICIAM is soliciting nominations for an ICIAM Secretary to serve from 2022 to 2027, renewable for another four-year term. Nominations, consisting of a short memo from the nominating society, a CV (up to 4 pages), and a brief statement from the candidate (up to one page) should be submitted to the ICIAM Secretary ( by July 15. The election will take place at the 2022 Board meeting in Glasgow, and candidates are encouraged to attend in-person or virtually.

The ICIAM Secretary keeps a record of all activities, and helps maintain our website,, including our membership information. The secretary also drafts the agenda of the Board meetings, and records its minutes. ICIAM provides travel support for the secretary to attend the Board meeting, and typically one in-person Officers meeting. The maintenance of does not require technical skills beyond the ability to edit online documents using a GUI (the server is maintained by JSIAM and a consultant). Sven will be happy to answer questions about the job specifications and its rewards!


Sven Leyffer

Sven Leyffer is a senior fellow of the University of Chicago/Argonne Computation Institute. He is the current ICIAM Secretary.