Nominate a Colleague as a Fellow
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. , 29 January, 2010 – Consider nominating a colleague as a Fellow in the Class of 2011. The deadline is 1 March.
Eligible IEEE Senior Members or IEEE Life Senior Members can be nominated in one of four categories: application engineer/practitioner, educator, research engineer/scientist, or technical
leader. The grade of Fellow recognizes unusual distinction in the profession.
The 309-member 2010 Class of Fellows contains 74 IEEE Computer Society members. For the full list, click here.
The IEEE Board of Directors confers the title of Fellow upon a person of outstanding and extraordinary qualifications and experience in IEEE-designated fields, who has made important individual contributions to one or more of those fields. For more information online visit http://www.ieee.org/fellowprogram.
At the time the nomination is submitted, a nominee must:
• have accomplishments that have contributed importantly to the advancement or application of engineering, science and technology, bringing the realization of significant value to society;
• hold Senior Member or Life Senior Member grade at the time the nomination is submitted;
• have been a member in good standing in any grade for a period of five years or more preceding 1 January of the year of elevation.
The nominee cannot be a member of the IEEE Fellow Committee, an IEEE Society/Technical Council Fellow Evaluating Committee Chair, or a member of IEEE Society/Technical Council Fellow Evaluating Committees reviewing the nomination.
About the IEEE Computer Society
With nearly 85,000 members, the IEEE Computer Society is the world’s leading organization of computing professionals. Founded in 1946, and the largest of the 39 societies of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Computer Society is dedicated to advancing the theory and application of computer and information-processing technology. The Society serves the information and career-development needs of today’s computing researchers and practitioners with technical journals, magazines, conferences, books, conference publications, certifications, and online courses.