The Academic Outreach and Engagement Council (AOEC) is soliciting self-nominations for members for 2015-2016. Membership on the AOEC is open to all faculty members from the University of Tennessee and the Institute of Agriculture interested in academic outreach and engagement. Self-nominations should include a 100-word description of qualifications and interests prepared by the nominee. Please direct all submissions to Jerri Daoust at firstname.lastname@example.org . Applications will be reviewed by members of the Nominations/Membership Committee, who will make membership recommendations to the AOEC Executive Committee. The deadline for your submissions is August 7, 2015. If you have questions or need more information, contact Carole R. Myers at email@example.com.