Keep the Society of American Archivists Student Chapter an active and integral part of the SJSU iSchool student life by taking on a leadership role! By becoming a member of the executive committee, you will be plugged into the pulse of the iSchool, develop important leadership skills that translate well into your career, AND create essential evidence for your e-portfolio! No prior experience is necessary!
April 2-20 (nomination period); April 23-May 1 (voting period)
Act as the executive authority on all matters concerning the functioning of the SAASC and its relationship with the SAA, iSchool, and SJSU; plan, announce, and moderate meetings; oversee the content of the SAASC web site and social media presence, including communications through the current SJSU online learning interface (Canvas); supervise the production and distribution of publications; annually update and renew SAASC’s recognition status with SJSU; collect all relevant documents to be housed in the SAASC archives; and facilitate the compilation and submittal of the annual report to SAA.
Assume the office of the Chair should it be vacated during the stated term of office; assume the duties of the Chair when he/she is absent; assist with any functions designated by the Chair; plan and coordinate the organization of events in cooperation with the executive committee and the general membership; identify and announce events held outside, but relevant to SAASC; form ad hoc committees as needed; and assist with the compilation of the annual report to SAA.
Maintain a complete and current roster of all members; record the minutes of each meeting; maintain the SAASC web site, online learning and communication portal (Canvas), social media accounts, and its links to the following web sites: SAA, iSchool, and SJSU; establish links with the web sites of other related organizations, as appropriate; ensure the Events page of the web site is updated; and assist with the compilation of the annual report to SAA.
Self-nominations are welcome! Must be an SAASC member, and have proof of SAA membership by start of 2017-18 academic year. Must also attend an online transition meeting – TBD.
To submit a nomination: email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following
- Name, Phone Number, Email Address
- Position Desired
- Personal Statement