Become a part of the AESOP YA Coordination Team!

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  • May 9, 2018


Dear AESOP YA members, 

It's this highly exciting time again for our network!

The call for candidates to the 
Coordination Team of the Young Academics Network is now open. We are looking for two new members to join the team. The deadline to apply as a candidate is May 15, 2018 11:59:59 PM CEST

Being a member of the Coordination Team of the YA Network means responsibility and great opportunities. You will be involved in the organisation of international activities (conferences and workshops organization; journal editing, blog, and booklet series) and have the opportunity to gain international experiences, improve your capacities to work, and expand your international networks through cooperation with both young and senior scholars.

We strongly encourage you to take an active role during the enrolment period, and voting for the candidates during the election period. Kindly note that, only members of the AESOP Young Academics Network can stand for the election to the CT. Also, only registered members are able to vote for them. New membership registration is now frozen  until the end of the election period.

Important dates:

(a)  Apply as a candidate before May 15, 2018 11:59:59 PM CEST

(b)   Registration for new YA membership will be frozen until  June 5th.

(c)   Online Election Period between May 16 2018 and June 4th.

(d)   Election results announcement will follow shortly after on our website.

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 2018 two new members of the CT shall be elected through online voting. They will replace the stepping down members of the CT: Anaïs de Keijser and Aoife Doyle. Anaïs will move to the position of the Senior Advisor. 

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 composed of:

  • A motivation letter with a programme for your mandate (max 400 words);

  • Your CV.


We are looking forward to receive your valuable candidacies!

Kind regards, 
On behalf of the Coordination Team of Young Academics