Executive Election 2020
TASA’s Executive Committee (EC) governs the Association and manages its daily business as outlined in the Constitution and by established policies.
The Executive Committee consists of the President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Postgraduate portfolio leader and up to four portfolio leaders as voting members, as well as the Immediate Past President and one representative of the editorial team for each of TASA’s publications as non-voting ex officio members. Every two years an Executive Election is held.
Call for nominations for the 2020 Executive Election opened on July 1, 2020.
Nominations are called for the following positions on the TASA Executive Committee for the two-year term November 2020 – November 2022:
• Postgraduate Portfolio Leader
• Ordinary member – Public Sociology Portfolio Leader
• Ordinary member – Equity and Inclusion Portfolio Leader
• Ordinary member – Thematic Groups Portfolio Leader
Those elected will hold office for two years, from ratification at the November 2020 (online, date TBC) Annual General Meeting (AGM) to the 2022 AGM. Candidates must submit a completed Candidate Form, signed and listing position. Two nominators must each complete and sign a Nominator Form.
Candidates and nominators must all be current members of TASA. Where a member wishes to stand for more than one position, separate Candidate and Nomination forms must be completed for each position. An election will be held where the number of nominations exceeds the positions available.
Signed Candidate and Nomination forms must be submitted by midday (AEST) Friday July 31, 2020.
The Candidate Form should have a 200 word biography/position statement attached.
Please email the completed forms to: email@example.com
by midday (AEST) Friday July 31, 2020.
If more than one nomination is received for a position/s, an election will be held online for two weeks from midday AEST August 4, 2020 through to midday AEST August 18. If an online election is required, all members will be notified via email after midday Monday August 3rd, 2020.
We encourage all members to consider standing for an Executive position. To assist your thinking about this opportunity, please access a copy of TASA’s current Organisational Chart here
and the Executive Committee Position Descriptions below.
If you are interested in a particular Executive position, and you would like more information, we encourage you to contact the member currently in that role for a confidential chat. The current Executive are listed on TASAweb here.
TASA Immediate Past President
2020 Election Returning Officer
TASA’s Executive Committee (EC) governs the Association and manages its daily business as outlined in the Constitution and by established policies. A copy of TASA’s
Nov 2020 - Nov 2022
Organisational Chart can be viewed here. Executive position descriptions are accessible below:
SENIOR EXECUTIVE TEAM (SET)
POSTGRADUATE PORTFOLIO LEADER
TASA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE GENERAL MEMBER
EX-OFFICIO EXECUTIVE MEMBERS
TASA President Dan Woodman talking at TASA 2019.