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Are you interested in becoming involved?
NAGC is currently seeking nominations for R&E Chair Elect. This person serves 2 years as Chair Elect, 2 years as Chair, and then 2 years as Past Chair. They will work closely with Megan Foley Nicpon, 2014-2016 R&E Chair, during their first two years in preparation for their term as Chair. For more information, please see http://www.nagc.org/index.aspx?id=2506. If you have questions, please email Jill, 2012-2014 R&E Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nominations are due
, and the term begins September 1. We are currently seeking nominees for our internal elections as well. All positions are two-year terms, beginning at the end of 2014 Convention (although elections will be completed in time for a transition period). If you are interested in running for any of these positions, please send a
250 word bio
July 1, 2014
Asst. Program Chair:
Aids the program chair in duties and coordinates the Research Gala. Then in year 2, becomes the Program Chair
The Program Chair
oversees the recruitment and assignment of reviewers, coordinates with the Program Committee to make decisions about the preliminary recom-mendations for the R&E program, and communicates with the National Office related to the program-related questions.
The Awards Co-Chair is elected in the summer/fall of year 0. The first year (Fall year 0), the awards co-chair helps the current chair with the Research Gala. In year 1, the awards co-chair organizes the Research Gala, which culminates with the Gala in November of year 1. Then in winter/spring of year 2, the co-chair organizes the Dissertation Awards.
Takes minutes at all Business and Executive Committee meetings and oversees the Membership Committee, whose charge is to help recruit and retain members. This committee sends out emails to new and lapsed R&E members, develops membership materials (such as the
Did You Know?
Materi-als), and brainstorms and implements member benefits and new initiatives to retain and recruit members.
Oversees the Communications Committee, which publishes the newsletter twice a year and manages the website, Facebook page, and any other communications-related initia-tives. We also will be appointing (or re-appointing) chairs for our ad-hoc committees. If you are interested in being consid-ered for one of these positions, please send a brief bio and explanation of why you would like to chair the committee to Megan Foley-Nicpon at email@example.com by
September 1, 2014
Graduate Student Committee Chair:
Oversees the Graduate Student Committee, which helps with graduate student initiatives and helps develop further graduate student offerings.
Publications Committee Chair:
Oversees the Publication Committee, which decides whether we should pursue a Net-work publication and, if so, what the publication should be. The chair oversees the choice of authors/editors as well as the negotiations with NAGC and the publisher.
Mid-Career and Beyond Scholars Committee Chair:
Oversees the Mid-Career & Beyond Scholars Committee, whose charge is to find ways to increase R&E involvement by and benefits for scholars who are mid-career and beyond.