Call for candidates to the Coordination Team of AESOP YA
- May 3, 2017
Karel Van den Berghe, Ghent University
The call for candidates to the Coordination Team of the AESOP Young Academics Network opens May 5th, 2017!
The AESOP YA Network is an AESOP working group in particular addressed at planners who have only recently entered the academic world: PhD students, postdocs, people starting in academic positions. The activities of the AESOP YA network are complementary to other activities that are being deployed within AESOP as a whole.
The Coordination Team (CT) holds the managerial powers of the Young Academics Network. The mandatory period of the member of the Coordination Team is two years. In May-June 2017 three new members of the CT will be elected. They will replace stepping down members of the CT: Karel Van den Berghe, Dana Shevah and Mohamed Saleh. Karel will move to the position of the Senior Advisor.
Please remember: Only members of the AESOP Young Academics Network can stand for the election to the Coordination Team.
If you are interested in becoming part of the coordination team you will need to apply as candidate through the Youg Academic website (with a statement of motivation aimed at the broader network) as well as to send an expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org composed of:
A motivation letter with a programme for your mandate (max 400 words);
Deadline for application is May 11th, 2017 at 12.00 o'clock UTC.
The online election of the new members of the Coordination Team of the Young Academics Network will take place on May 15th - June 4th, 2017 via the Young Academics Network website. Only members of the AESOP Young Academics Network are eligible to vote.
The results of the election will be announced by the AESOP Secretary General on the AESOP website around mid June 2017. We are pushing AESOP to act as fast as possible regarding this matter.
AESOP community strongly encourages young colleagues to get involved in the activities of the Young Academics Network and stand for the election.
AESOP Young Academics network membership registration is frozen from 4th May 2017 until the 4th June 2017.
The YA CT team 2016-2017!