STScI has issued a call for expressions of interest from community members who would like to serve as members of the James Webb Space Telescope Users Committee (JSTUC). At least two members of JSTUC will be astronomers from ESA member states. The deadline for receipt of nominations is 14 February 2017.
Call for nominations for the JWST user committee (JSTUC)
The call has been issued by Ken Sembach (Director, Space Telescope Science Institute) and John Mather (Senior Project Scientist, James Webb Space Telescope, GSFC).
The JSTUC will be drawn from the U.S, Canadian and ESA communities, and will include representatives from the JWST instrument teams.
Further details about the JSTUC composition and charter can be found here: https://confluence.stsci.edu/display/STUCP/JWST+Users+Committee.
Nominations for JSTUC
At this time, STScI is calling for expressions of interest from community members who would like to serve as JSTUC members. Self-nominations are welcomed. Submissions should include a cover letter and a one-page curriculum vitae summarizing the nominee's relevant background and JWST-related interests. These should be submitted by e-mail to jstucstsci.edu. There is no restriction on citizenship. Nominations will be considered through February 14, 2017.