Committee on Women in Psychology (CWP)

Call for Nominations to the Committee on Women in Psychology (CWP): 2010 [Deadline: September 1, 2009]

Come join the Committee on Women in Psychology (CWP)! We are seeking nominations for two new members for 2010.
The Committee on Women in Psychology (CWP) is seeking nominations for two new members to begin terms in January 2010.  The committee is interested in persons with demonstrated interest and experience in women's issues to serve a 3-year term from January 2010 through December 2012.  For this term, CWP seeks one member actively involved in public policy issues (experience in international policy also welcome).  To fulfill the committee’s commitment to full diversity in representation, at least one of the slates should be filled by a person of color.   CWP also encourages applications from individuals either with a disability and/or with expertise in disability issues.  Letters of nomination should clearly describe the candidate's specific qualifications relative to these criteria.  Nominees to CWP must be full members of APA.  Nomination materials should include a letter from the nominee indicating willingness to serve on CWP, a brief statement of the nominee's qualifications, and a current curriculum vita.  Self-nominations are encouraged.  APA nominations are open to members who are retired, are employed less than full time, or work full time.  Nominations and supporting materials should be sent by September 1, 2009, to Josephine Gyamerah, APA Women's Programs Office, 750 First Street, NE, Washington, DC, 20002-4242 or via e-mail at jgyamerah@apa.org.