Call for NARSC Exec Director Nominations

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Call for NARSC Exec Director Nominations

Dear Colleagues: Perhaps you or someone you know would like to help manage the North American Regional Science Association's activities for 5+ years? Please do let us know whom you can recommend for this meaningful role for the science of regions.

Thanks so much,
Kara & Search Committee Members


The North American Regional Science Council (NARSC) is seeking nominations for the position of Executive Director.
According to Article V, Section D of the NARSC constitution, the Executive Director shall discharge the duties normally associated with the offices of Secretary and Treasurer of a similar organization and shall be responsible for: coordinating the Annual Meetings, serve as treasurer and secretary of the Council, work with Councilors to coordinate with the Chair and President the Council's business meetings, and act as liaison between NARSC and RSAI, WRSA, SRSA, MCRSA, and CRSA. While the NARSC constitution does not define the term of service, the Council is asking the selected nominee to serve in this capacity for a minimum of 5 years.

Members can submit nominations of themselves or others to NARSC Chair Jason Brown at by May 1, 2021. Any NARSC members who wish to be nominated as a candidate for the Executive Director should send the following items:

A brief statement outlining the reasons for your interest in becoming the next Executive Director of NARSC, vision for NARSC, your strategy in managing the day-to-day operations of the Association, and a two-page CV.
After May 1, the NARSC Council will review the nominations and select the next Executive Director.
An annual travel fund is available to support this position. Please direct any questions you have about this announcement to either Jason Brown or Steve Deller, NARSC President.

Dr. Kara Kockelman, PhD, PE
Dewitt Greer Centennial Professor in Transportation Engineering
Department of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
301 E. Dean Keeton St., Stop C1761, Office: 6.9 ECJ
Austin, TX 78712-1112
512-471-0210 (FAX: 512-475-8744)