|Apply for the Position of NPA Meetings Committee Co-Chair|
January 20, 2014
Leader Wanted to Fill Positions of Meetings Committee Co-Chair
Application deadline: Feb. 10, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. ET
The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is currently seeking a motivated and committed leader to serve as co-chair of the Meetings Committee. If you know someone who can fill this position (including yourself), let us know.
This position is a great opportunities to develop or hone leadership skills, expand professional networks, advance the mission of the NPA, and work with a wonderful group of colleagues from across the United States. Most business is accomplished via teleconference, e-mail, and long-distance communications. Postdocs and administrators are strongly encouraged to consider service in these positions.
The Meetings Committee plans and coordinates all NPA-sponsored meetings and seminars.
This committee interacts with all NPA committees, officers, and staff to develop programmatic content for all NPA-sponsored meetings and works with the Outreach Committee to help advertise the meetings. This committee offers an opportunity to network with postdocs and administrators from institutions across the country. It also provides a great way to develop management and organizational skills. There are many small tasks on this committee if your availability is limited. The Annual Meeting is the showcase event of the NPA.
General Position Description: Serving as Co-Chair
Eligibility is limited to members of the NPA, including Sustaining Member representatives. If you are not a member but you are interested in a position, visit Join the NPA for membership details.
All interested persons must submit a one (1) page application statement and a one (1) page CV detailing your leadership experience. The application statement should include:
(1) Applicant's qualifications for the position;