Vacancies on the UK Aurora Advisory Committee
4 Jul 2012
The UK Space Agency is seeking two new members to join its Aurora Advisory Committee. The Committee is responsible for advising the Agency on matters relating to the Aurora space exploration programme and meets four times a year. The next meeting is scheduled for September 2012.
Aurora is the European Space Agency’s space exploration programme. The objective of the Aurora Programme is to formulate and to implement a European long-term plan for the robotic and human exploration of solar system bodies holding promise for traces of life.
Nominations are welcomed for representatives from the following fields:
1 x Robotics, autonomy and planetary exploration
1 x Biological sciences relevant to planetary exploration and exobiology
Please submit nominations to Andrew Kuh, UK Space Agency, Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon SN2 1SZ.
Closing date for nominations is 20 July 2012.