Call For nominations: Division 45 Executive Committee

Membership vacancies on the Executive Committee in 2014 include president, treasurer, member-at-large and APA Council Representative positions

The Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues (Division 45) is soliciting membership nominations to fill vacancies on the Executive Committee in 2014. This is an excellent opportunity to get more involved in division leadership and help to impact and support education, public policy, research, treatment and care for diverse populations. If you or someone you know is interested in any of these positions, please nominate them. Nominations for the following offices on Division 45’s Executive Committee:

  • President (Asian-American Slate) (Jan. 1, 2014-Dec. 31, 2016)*

  • Treasurer (Jan. 1, 2014-Dec. 31, 2016)

  • Member-at-Large (African-American) (Jan. 1, 2014-Dec. 31, 2016)

  • APA Council Representative (Jan. 1, 2014-Dec. 31, 2016)

* The President role is a three-year term on the Executive Committee serving one-year each as president-elect, president and past-president. This year’s candidate will serve as president from Jan. 1, 2015 –Dec. 31, 2015.

Please be sure that the person nominated is willing to run for the office and eligible based on the criteria set out in the Division 45 by-laws (28KB) before nominating them. Send all nominations to Jean Lau Chin, past-president and chair of awards and nominations. All nominees will be asked to write a brief statement of their perspective, and what they believe make them eligible to carry out the responsibilities of the position they are seeking. Nomination materials are due by Jan. 1, 2013.