Nominations sought for the MLA forum CLCS: Global Arab and Arab American (due Jan 26, 2015)
The Global Arab and Arab American Forum is seeking to fill two positions on its Executive Committee during the 2015 elections. One is a replacement position extending from Jan. 11, 2016 to the close of the Jan. 2020 convention (a four-year term). The person elected to this position will be secretary in his or her second year (Jan. 9 2017 through the close of the Jan. 2018 convention) and will assume the duties of chair in his or her third year (8 Jan. 2018 through the close of the Jan. 2019 convention). The other elected position on the executive committee extends from Jan. 11, 2016 to the close of the Jan. 2021 convention (a five-year term). The person elected to the 2016-2021 term will be secretary in the year leading up to and including the January 2019 convention and will assume the duties of chair in the year leading up to and including the January 2020 convention. Eligible nominees should be MLA members and should not be currently serving on another MLA Forum’s Executive Committee.
Please send your nominations (including self-nominations) for either position to Pauline Homsi Vinson at firstname.lastname@example.org by January 26, 2015, and include your CV and a 100 -150 word statement of interest in the position.