The Society for Military Psychology (Division 19) Early Career Psychologist (ECP) Committee is seeking nominations to fill the Chair-Elect position to begin 1 January 2019. The Committee is led by three members serving staggered 3-year terms, as well as military and Student Affairs Committee (SAC) liaisons, who strive to advance issues of ECP concern within our division. Committee members’ benefit from networking/mentorship from senior members of Division 19, engagement with the Division 19 Executive Committee (EXCOM), and a travel scholarship to attend the annual APA conference (when serving as Chair).
Responsibilities associated with this leadership position include participation / attendance at the Division 19 midyear and annual meeting, participation on the division’s EXCOM, content submission for the Military Psychologist, and oversight of ECP activities (e.g., development and delivery of the mentorship workshop at the APA conference). These responsibilities are shared among the three committee members.
· Applicants must be within 10 years of degree completion.
· Applicants must be members of Division 19.
· Applicants must be able to commit to the position for three (3) years.
Applications for the Chair-Elect position are due by 15th December 2018. The selected Chair-Elect will be notified by 21st December 2018and will begin their tenure on 1 January 2019. Self-nominations are accepted and strongly encouraged.
All candidates should include:
1. Statement of Interest from the Nominee
2. Current Curriculum Vitae
3. One Letter of Recommendation
Send nominations via email to:
Neil Shortland Ph.D.,
Chair-Elect, ECP Committee
Division 19, Society for Military Psychology
American Psychological Association
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