Small Bodies Assessment Group (SBAG) Steering Committee Positions Open

We are seeking applications for four positions for the Steering Committee of the Small Bodies Assessment Group (SBAG), with three-year terms starting in August 2021.

The SBAG Steering Committee organizes SBAG meetings, writes the official SBAG findings, and takes a leadership role in other activities where community input on topics of interest is needed.

We are looking for members with expertise in the following areas:

  1.  Technology Lead: An individual familiar with technologies that would contribute substantially to the success of small bodies missions.

  2.  Early Career Secretary: A person who can support the Steering Committee in all aspects of its meetings and operation. They should have less than three years of experience after a terminal degree (PhD, Master’s or Bachelor’s)

  3.  Two at-large members: Any member of the small bodies community from any career stage is welcome to apply.

The application requires a) a two-page CV, which should include a description of participation in SBAG or other small bodies community organizations, and b) a one-page statement of interest. Previous participation in SBAG is preferred, but not required. Please send your applications by email to Bonnie Buratti (bonnie.buratti@jpl.nasa.gov) by May 17, 2021, 8:00 PM Eastern time. The current Steering Committee will select new members prior to the 25th Meeting of SBAG, June 7-8, 2021.

Bonnie Buratti, SBAG Steering Committee Chair

Website: https://www.lpi.usra.edu/sbag/