DEADLINE: February 28, 2022
AOAC INTERNATIONAL (AOAC) is recruiting expert volunteers for its Expert Review Panel (ERP) for Microbiology Methods for Food and Environmental Surfaces. The ERP will review submitted candidate methods for adoption and publication as Official Methods of Analysis of AOAC INTERNATIONAL. Membership in this ERP is an opportunity to participate and lend your expertise and experience to the AOAC Official MethodsSM Program in evaluating methods for the detection, quantitation, and identification of microbial organisms in foods and environmental surfaces. If you are a subject matter expert and are interested in volunteering on this AOAC ERP, please complete the application below.
Individual sole-source methods are being submitted for evaluation in the AOAC Official MethodsSM program. AOAC uses Appendix J of the Official Methods of Analysis of AOAC INTERNATIONAL as the primary guidance for the validation and evaluation of submitted methods for adoption.
All applications will be screened and submitted to the AOAC Official Methods Board, who will vet the candidates and form the ERP roster. Ideal candidates for ERP membership must:
Applications must be received by February 28, 2022.