IAPSS is launching a call for applications for the position of Academic Partnerships Coordinator. This position exists within the IAPSS Academic Department and will be in charge of various tasks related to the delegations and panels convened under the aegis of IAPSS at international conferences (e.g. IPSA World Congress, APSA Annual Meeting, ISA Annual Convention, ECPR General Conference as well as other smaller scale conferences). These
tasks range from proposing sections and panel themes, to preparing and launching calls for papers, evaluating and selecting applicants, evaluating travel grant applications, taking care of logistical arrangements for panelists, chairpersons and discussants and researching international
conferences which might be of interest from the standpoint of IAPSS delegations.
The position requires strong organizational skills, group coordination and relational skills, an excellent command of the English language, a high degree of autonomy, a professional level of communication, efficient time management, the capacity to meet deadlines and a developed interest for academic affairs. A good knowledge of the current academic partners of IAPSS as well as having participated in at least one international conference as a panelist, chair or discussant constitutes a significant advantage.
The position is unpaid and extends for the duration of one year, with the possibility of extending for a second year. In addition, occupying the position implies that you are a member of IAPSS, and if you are not already a member you will be required to become a member in case of acceptance.
If you would like to apply please upload your CV alongside a 1-page letter of motivation. The deadline for applications is October 20, 2020.
Please do not hesitate to contact us for further questions or inquiries.
Academic Outreach Director
International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS)
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