INTERNATIONAL PRAGMATICS ASSOCIATION (IPrA)
Elections 2017 for IPrA President
As prescribed in the IPrA Constitution, members of the IPrA Consultation Board (composed, since the elections in November, as below) were asked to nominate, from their own ranks, candidates for President. Board members receiving three or more nominations were asked whether they are available for the office of IPrA President.
Five Board members received the required three nominations. Two of them declined. Following are the three candidates:
All IPrA members are now asked to cast a vote before 15 January 2018, by returning the downloadable ballot to firstname.lastname@example.org
Members of the IPrA Consultation Board (2018-2023):
Nana Aba Appiah Amfo (Accra, Ghana), Charles Antaki (Loughborough, UK), Rukmini Bhaya Nair (New Delhi, India), Barbara Bokus (Warsaw, Poland), Diana Boxer (Gainesvillle, USA), Charles Briggs (Berkeley, USA), Frank Brisard (Antwerp, Belgium), Winnie Cheng (Hong Kong, China), Jenny Cook Gumperz (Santa Barbara, USA), Anita Fetzer (Würzburg, Germany), Pilar Garces-Conejos Blitvich, Helmut Gruber (Vienna, Austria), Yueguo Gu (Beijing, China), Susanne Günthner (Münster, Germany), Hartmut Haberland (Roskilde, Denmark), Michael Haugh (Brisbane, Australia), Janet Holmes (Wellington, New Zealand), Sachiko Ide (Tokyo, Japan), Cornelia Ilie (Malmö, Sweden), Shoichi Iwasaki (Los Angeles, USA), Ferenc Kiefer (Budapest, Hungary), Helga Kotthoff (Freiburg, Germany), Dennis Kurzon (Haifa, Israel), Stephen Levinson (Nijmegen, The Netherlands), Sophia Marmaridou (Athens, Greece), Rosina Marquez Reiter (Surrey,UK),Yael Maschler (Haifa, Israel), Yoshiko Matsumoto (Stanford, USA), Michael Meeuwis (Ghent, Belgium), Jacob Mey (Odense, Denmark), Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen (Manchester, UK), Melissa Moyer (Barcelona, Spain), Neal Norrick (Saarbrücken, Germany), Tsuyoshi Ono (Edmonton, Canada), Jan-Ola Östman (Helsinki, Finland), Salvador Pons Bordería (Valencia, Spain), Marina Sbisà (Trieste, Italy), Gunter Senft (Nijmegen, The Netherlands), Tuija Virtanen (Abo, Finland), John Wilson (Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK)