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User:ElectionJune2014/Nominations

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You can nominate members of the Citizendium project for positions on the Citizendium Council via this page during the June 2014 election. Nominations close at midnight UTC on June 11th, 2014.

To propose changes to the way the project is run, see the referenda page.

All candidates who accept their nominations should write a statement about themselves, their beliefs, their background at Citizendium, their activities, etc. To do so, simply click on the word 'Statement' at the far right of the nomination boxes below, fill in the blank space with a statement, and click 'Save page'.

Citizendium Council nominations

For a candidate to appear on the ballot for a Council position, he or she must:

  1. Be nominated by a Citizen in good standing, including him- or herself.
  2. Be Seconded by another Citizen in good standing only if he or she is nominating him- or herself. Otherwise, a Citizen's nomination does not need to be Seconded.
  3. Formally accept the nomination.

To NOMINATE a Citizen as a candidate, please follow these steps:

  1. NOTE: A Citizen may nominate more than one candidate.
  2. In the space just below these instructions and below the two lines, and in Edit mode, type * in the far left margin and then the name of the Citizen you are nominating. Then add your signature and timestamp by typing four tildes, i.e. ~~~~
  3. Click on Save page.



To SECOND a Citizen as a candidate, please follow these steps:

  1. NOTE: A Citizen may second more than one candidate.
  2. Go to Edit mode and scroll down to the name of the candidate that you wish to second. In the space below that name type ** in the far left margin and then the word SECOND. Then add your signature and timestamp by typing four tildes, i.e. ~~~~
  3. Click on Save page.

Council candidates and links to their statements

Nominations for Editor seats

Robert Badgett Decline but thanks. Robert Badgett 04:11, 10 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Maria Cuervo Statement
Aleta Curry Statement
Chris Day Statement
Russell D. Jones Statement
Gareth Leng accept Gareth Leng 09:20, 4 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
David MacQuigg Statement
Peter Schmitt accept with restrictions Peter Schmitt 20:56, 11 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Anthony Sebastian decline Anthony.Sebastian 03:42, 10 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Name (example of accepted nomination) accept ~~~~ [[/Council/<first candidate>|Statement]]
Name (example of declined nomination) decline ~~~~ [[/Council/<second candidate>|Statement]]

Nominations for Author seat

Christine Bush accept User:Christine Bush 18:59, 8 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Sigrid Carrera Statement
Robert A. Estremo decline Robert A. Estremo 14:09, 6 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Meg Ireland accept Meg Ireland 16:01, 11 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Peter Jackson decline Peter Jackson 08:22, 10 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Chunbum Park decline Chunbum Park 06:43, 4 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Hayford Peirce decline Hayford Peirce 18:34, 8 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Aleksander Stos decline Aleksander Stos 17:08, 7 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Louise Valmoria Statement
Name (example of accepted nomination) accept ~~~~ [[/Council/<first candidate>|Statement]]
Name (example of declined nomination) decline ~~~~ [[/Council/<second candidate>|Statement]]




Managing Editor nominations

For a candidate to appear on the ballot for the Managing Editor position, he or she must:

  1. Be an Editor.
  2. Be nominated by a Citizen in good standing, including him- or herself.
  3. Be Seconded by another Citizen in good standing only if he or she is nominating him- or herself. Otherwise, a Citizen's nomination does not need to be Seconded.
  4. Formally accept the nomination.

To NOMINATE a Citizen as a candidate, please follow these steps:

  1. NOTE: A Citizen may nominate more than one candidate.
  2. In the space just below these instructions and below the two lines, and in Edit mode, type * in the far left margin and then the name of the Citizen you are nominating. Then add your signature and timestamp by typing four tildes, i.e. ~~~~
  3. Click on Save page.


Managing Editor candidates and link to their statements

Robert Badgett Statement
Aleta Curry Statement
Chris Day Statement
Russell D. Jones Statement
Gareth Leng decline Gareth Leng 13:40, 4 June 2014 (UTC)| Statement
Anthony Sebastian accept Anthony.Sebastian 00:47, 11 June 2014 (UTC) Statement
Name (example of accepted nomination) accept ~~~~ [[/Managing Editor/<candidate>|Statement]]
Name (example of declined nomination) decline ~~~~ [[/Managing Editor/<candidate>|Statement]]

Ombudsman nominations

For a candidate to appear on the ballot for the Managing Editor position, he or she must:

  1. Be nominated by a Citizen in good standing, including him- or herself.
  2. Be Seconded by another Citizen in good standing only if he or she is nominating him- or herself. Otherwise, a Citizen's nomination does not need to be Seconded.
  3. Formally accept the nomination.

To NOMINATE a Citizen as a candidate, please follow these steps:

  1. NOTE: A Citizen may nominate more than one candidate.
  2. In the space just below these instructions and below the two lines, and in Edit mode, type * in the far left margin and then the name of the Citizen you are nominating. Then add your signature and timestamp by typing four tildes, i.e. ~~~~
  3. Click on Save page.


Ombudsman candidates and links to their Statements

Name (example of accepted nomination) accept ~~~~ [[/Ombudsman/<first candidate>|Statement]]
Name (example of declined nomination) decline ~~~~ [[/Ombudsman/<second candidate>|Statement]]


Voting

Voting in the Elections and Referenda runs from June 14th, 2014 to June 20th, 2014. Voting will use the election voting page.