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Executive Election 2022

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.

At the close of nominations, for TASA's Executive two-year term November 2022 – November 2024, the following members were elected unopposed:
  • President: Alphia Possamai-Inesedy, Western Sydney University (2nd term)
  • Secretary: Kay Cook, Swinburne University (2nd term)
  • Treasurer: Anna Hickey-Moody, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (2nd term)
  • Indigenous: Jessa Rogers, Queensland University of Technology
  • Equity and Inclusion: Heidi Hetz, University of South Australia (2nd term)
  • Public Sociology: Sophie Hickey, Molly Wardaguga Research Centre, Charles Darwin University
  • Thematic Groups: Tom Barnes, Australian Catholic University
  • Postgraduate Portfolio Leader: Richa George, Monash University
Please be advised that no nominations were received for the Vice-President portfolio. The Executive have re-opened nominations for that position. If you are interested in nominating for the Vice-President position, and you would like more information, we encourage you to contact Peta Cook, the current holder of that role, Alphia Possamai-Inesedy, TASA President or Sally Daly in TASA Admin. To nominate, please ensure your Candidate and Nominator forms are submitted to TASA Admin by midday, Monday August 15th.

Warm regards,

Dan Woodman
TASA, Immediate Past President
2022 Election Returning Officer 
The position descriptions for each of the portfolios can be accessed here.

TASA President Dan Woodman talking at TASA 2019.

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