The Biophysical Society Committees are essential to the implementation of the Society's stated purpose to encourage development and dissemination of knowledge in biophysics. Committee members and chairs in the Society's committees serve three-year terms, renewable once. All new and continuing committee appointments are approved by Council when it meets each year at the Annual Meeting. Committee members must be current Society members at the time of their appointment. Society members who wish to be considered for a committee appointment are encouraged to submit this form. Individuals who submit volunteer forms prior to October 1, 2013, will be notified of their appointments by mid-March, 2014.