Call for Nominations: APA Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs
APA’s Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs (CEMA) is seeking nominations for two new members to begin three-year terms of service on Jan. 1, 2016. The committee functions as a catalyst for action on ethnic minority issues and concerns by interacting with and making recommendations to the various components of the APA's governing structure, APA membership and other groups.
Committee members plan, develop and coordinate various activities related to advocacy and promoting an understanding of the cultures and psychological well-being of ethnic minority populations, monitoring and assessing institutional barriers to equal access to psychological services, and ensuring equitable ethnic/racial representation in the profession of psychology.
How to Apply
Nomination materials should include the nominee's qualifications (including a statement of relevant experience), a current curriculum vita and a letter of interest to serve a three term on the CEMA if appointed. Self-nominations are encouraged. Nominations and supporting materials can be submitted online or sent no later than Sept. 1, 2015, to the APA Office of Ethnic Minority Affairs:
American Psychological Association
Office of Ethnic Minority Affairs
750 First St. NE
Washington, D.C. 20002-424
Or, you may email your materials.