[CITASA] CITAMS Council/Committee Nominations - Deadline Jan 11
keith.hampton at mysocialnetwork.net
Thu Jan 7 09:55:29 EST 2016
There are only a few days remaining to submit nominations and a number of
positions still have no candidates! Like having a place to present your
work at the ASA? Enjoy the reception? The pre-conference? The newsletter?
How about the special journal issues? Support this important work, get
involved in CITAMS leadership. Send me your self-nominations by Monday
(include your ASA ID#).
On Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 11:05 AM, Keith Hampton <
keith.hampton at mysocialnetwork.net> wrote:
> Dear CITAMS Members,
> The deadline to submit a list of candidates to the ASA for next year's
> Section elections is surprisingly soon. Nominations must be received by me
> before January 11.
> Please consider nominating yourself for a position on the CITAMS section
> Council. This is an important service to the Section and the sociologists
> of media, communication and information that the Section represents.
> Self-nominations are strongly encouraged! If nominating someone else, your
> nomination must include a copy of an email confirming the nominee's
> willingness to run for the position.
> The CITAMS Nominations Committee is now accepting nominations for the
> following three positions on the Section Council:
> Two Council Members
> As per recent changes to the Section bylaws, for the first time Section
> members will elect three members of the Nominations Committee. The
> Nominations Committee is responsible for developing a slate of candidates
> for elected Council positions.
> Chair, Nominations Committee (one-year)
> Member, Nominations Committee (two-years)
> Member, Nominations Committee (three-years)
> The terms of all Council Members shall be for two years each with the
> exception of the Chairperson-Elect, who will serve on Council for one year
> as Chairperson-Elect, one year as Chairperson, and one year as
> Past-Chairperson. Members of the Nominations Committee typically serve
> three year terms. However, for this inaugural election of the Committee,
> candidates will run for one of three positions of staggered length. The
> candidate elected to the on-year position will serve as Chair of the
> Nominations Committee in 2016/17. In subsequent years, the member next to
> retire from the Committee will serve as Chair.
> Thank you,
> Keith Hampton
> Chair (interim), Nominations Committee
> *Dr. Keith N. Hampton*
> Endowed Professor in Communication and Public Policy, School of
> Communication & Information <https://comminfo.rutgers.edu/>
> Associate Professor, Department of Communication
> Co-Chair, Social Media & Society Cluster <http://sms.rutgers.edu/>
> Affiliate Graduate Faculty, Department of Sociology
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