Position: Head Scientist This is the nomination thread for the office of Head Scientist A Head Scientist will be responsible for the tech path of our civilization. He will issue research orders before each turnchat. The Head Scientist is encouraged to submit long term research proposals, but should be ready to adjust these in accordance with the wishes of citizens. The Head Scientist will also have the power to make recommendations to Elders concerning the research output of their cities, as well as recommending changes to the tax rate to the Chieftain. To nominate a citizen for Head Scientist, including yourself, post the name in this thread or PM me, dutchfire. Self-nominations are considered automatically accepted unless indicated otherwise. Citizens may only accept one nomination. All citizens are encouraged to post questions to the nominees about their plans and qualifications for the office. Nominees are encouraged, but not required, to answer these questions. The nominations thread will close by 16.00 GMT on Juli 27th. Note: mike6426 has already been Head Scientist for two terms, so he can't run this term.