​CICR Chairperson-elect 2019-2020 Election

Voting Deadline: Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at 11:59 p.m. ET

All members of CICR are asked to vote.

Voting will be conducted electronically through myAACR. You will need a myAACR login to vote. Due to a recent upgrade in the myAACR function, please view how to easily recover your AACR login password, here

Please Note: once logged-into myAACR, you will need to select "Applications/Awards" (this is on the top toolbar) to access the election system. Once you access the first screen, you will need to:

  1. Click on "View All Activities"
  2. Under "Status" (at top of list), select "Working Group Elections" from the drop-down box
  3. Click on "Go"
  4. Click on "Create submission"
  5. Click on "Start"
  6. Select one candidate
  7. Submit your ballot.

Please remember to complete all steps to ensure that you have officially cast your ballot. You will receive a confirmation immediately upon casting your ballot. If you do not receive this confirmation, you will need to access the ballot again to ensure it is completed.

If you have difficulties logging in or voting, please email for assistance.

The following two individuals are standing for election to the office of chairperson-elect of the Steering Committee of the Chemistry in Cancer Research (CICR) Working Group of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR). The individual elected shall serve as chairperson-elect commencing at the AACR Annual Meeting 2019, until the following Annual Meeting after which that individual will assume the office of chairperson for one year, and past-chairperson for an additional year.

Candidates' background and goals are listed on the election ballot.

James E. Audia, PhD
Executive Director, Chicago Biomedical Consortium
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois

Philip Jones, PhD
Vice President, Therapeutics Discovery, and Head of Drug Discovery
Institute for Applied Cancer Science
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas