MOBILE COMMUNICATION INTEREST GROUP
Call for Nominations: Secretary (Term: 2018-20)
We are currently soliciting nominations and self-nominations to run for the position of Secretary for the Mobile Communication Interest Group. This opportunity is an excellent chance to expand your disciplinary service and help our growing interest group continue to thrive.
The Secretary, along with the Chair, Vice Chair, and Past Chair, comprise the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee will:
A. Assist in the conduct of business related to the Section.
B. Recommend members of the Section to serve on designated Association committees.
C. Recommend members of the Section for ICA awards.
As stated in the Bylaws,
(c) The Secretary shall maintain, distribute, and obtain Section approval of minutes for Section business meetings; manage the Section space on the ICA website and other external communication; distribute messages via the Section listserv as appropriate; assist the Chair in administering business meetings; and participate with the Chair in evaluating the quality of Section programs.
The desired candidate is an active member of the Mobile Communications Interest Group; the candidate is ideally an early career researcher in mobile communication and will be able to attend the Mobile Communication business meetings in ICA 2018 in Prague, ICA 2019 in Washington DC, and ICA 2020 in Gold Coast, Australia.
If you wish to submit your nomination, please send your nomination to Jordan Frith (firstname.lastname@example.org
), Chair of the Nomination Committee, before July 20. Your nomination needs to include a brief (no more than 300-word) statement in support of yourself for the Vice-Chair office. Elections will begin with the September 1st ICA newsletter. If you have further questions about the secretary position or the nomination process, please contact Jordan Frith (email@example.com
) before July 11th.