Call for EARMA Board member
(Deadline for application 22nd October 2015)
You are hereby invited to submit your candidature to become an EARMA Board member. Board members are elected for a two-year period, and shall be willing to take on the responsibility to carry out the goals of the Association as set forth by the members on the General Assembly.
The work of the Board is defined in the Statutes article 13.
You should provide
a) A short – not more than one page – description of your background, motivation and commitment to become a Board member
b) A written, signed letter of commitment from your home institution/organisation
We are looking for an EARMA member who is an experienced research manager and administrator and specific experience in the following areas would be welcome, though not essential:
● European Research Policy
● Strategic Planning
● Professional Development
● Financial and organisational management
All members of the Board will be acting on a voluntary basis.
Please e-mail your application (maximum of 2, A4 pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org before 22nd October 2015.
Below find a “fact-box” on the work in the Board:
As a Board member, you should be ready to engage in the following activities:
Every two weeks a 2-hour telemeeting of the Board, 4-5 face-to-face two day Board meetings, participation in and contribution to the EARMA events (approx2-3 per year), participation in and contribution to the Annual Conference. Represent EARMA towards other associations. Take the responsibility for Board activities, such as campaigns, lobbying or other initiatives. Finally you are expected to take responsibility in the Board, together with other Board members, for at least one EARMA working group.
For further information please contact John Donovan EARMA Chair email@example.com.