The Section on Positive Psychology for the Society of Counseling Psychology is accepting nominations for several of our leadership positions.
These are two-year positions. We have a great team that works hard and has a lot of fun, so don’t hesitate to nominate yourself! If you are interested in nominating yourself or someone else, please contact Rhea Owens at rowens[at]uwsp.edu. Nominations are due by June 12th. Individuals who are nominated by someone other than himself or herself will be contacted via email.
Nominees will be asked to email their CV along with a 500 word statement of interest regarding their nomination for the specific position they are interested in by June 30th. Please also email this to rowens[at]uwsp.edu.
In addition to the specific duties outlined below, all individuals holding leadership positions in the Section participate in quarterly conference calls and ideally attend the business meeting at the annual APA convention. We will formally announce the names of the new leadership members at the Section’s Business Meeting during the annual APA convention in August. We will also announce our new leadership through the listserv. The open position descriptions are:
Chair-Elect (Open to Section Members*)
The Chair-Elect largely assists the Chair and completes any additional duties assigned. This could involve arranging meetings, organizing conference materials, and assisting other members.
Research Representative (Open to Section Members or Affiliates**)
The Research Representative will coordinate student poster proposals for the APA convention, gather and disseminate research information and resources to the section, and other duties as assigned by the Section Chair.
Teaching Representative (Open to Section Members or Affiliates**)
The Teaching Representative will gather and disseminate teaching resources and information to the section and other duties as assigned by the Section Chair.