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Extended Deadline: WAS Steering Committee nominations due 6/15

  • 1.  Extended Deadline: WAS Steering Committee nominations due 6/15

    Posted 8 days ago

    The Web Archiving Section is excited to accept nominations for the following Steering Committee positions for the 2021-2022 year!

    • Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect
    • Communications Manager
    • Student Member

    If you or someone you know would like to run for a position on the the Web Archiving Section Steering Committee, please fill out this form by June 15, 2021 with the following:​

    • Candidate Name
    • Job Title and Institution, if applicable
    • Bio and Candidate Statement (1-2 paragraphs)
    • Title of Steering Committee position sought

    Position descriptions can be found below. Please keep in mind that membership in the Web Archiving Section is required in order to participate in elections through candidacy or casting a ballot. To learn more about the Web Archiving Section, check out the Web Archiving Section microsite and the Web Archiving Section blog

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    Position Descriptions:

    Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect: The Vice Chair serves for two years, the first year as Chair-elect and the second year as Chair.

    • Give support to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the Chair as assigned.
    • Operate as acting Chair in the absence of the Chair.
    • Serve as member of the Steering Committee.
    • Fulfill all responsibilities specified in Section IX: Sections of the SAA Governance Manual.

    Communications Manager (one-year term):

    • Maintain and update the section's microsite, external site(s), and social media feeds.
    • Keep the section's email list recipients informed on section news, events, and regular activities.
    • Serve as a member of the Steering Committee. 

    Student Member (one-year term):

    • Serve as a liaison to SAA student chapters and groups. 
    • Serve as a member of the Steering Committee. 
    • Must be an actively enrolled student and student member of SAA at the time of election.


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    Tori Maches
    Digital Archivist
    University of California, San Diego
    San Diego, CA
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