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Leadership Opportunities: 2018 Openings/Applications

Sigma Tau Delta offers a number of opportunities for members to take part in the management of the Society. Participants gain firsthand information on the Society’s operations as well as play a part in the governance of and planning for Sigma Tau Delta.

Faculty and student members interested in expanding their Sigma Tau Delta experience beyond the chapter level are encouraged to volunteer for leadership opportunities at the Society’s regional and international levels.

Candidates for all open positions are required to attend the 2018 International Convention in Cincinnati, OH, March 21-24, 2018.

Please direct questions and applications to sigmatdapply@niu.edu.

Board of Directors: Officers and Regents

Applications are due March 1, 2018.

Vice President/President-Elect

Two-year term, 2018-2020, with subsequent service as the Society President (2020-2022), followed by a two-year term as Immediate Past President (2022-2024).

Vice President/President-Elect Duties

Historian

Four-year term, 2018-2022, renewable

Historian Duties

Regent

Eastern Region
Four-year term, 2018-2022, renewable

Midwestern Region
Four-year term, 2018-2022, renewable

Southern Region
Four-year term, 2018-2022, renewable

Regent Position Duties

Officer and Regent Application

Officer and Regent applicants, at the time of election, must be a Faculty Sponsor of an active Sigma Tau Delta chapter. Regent applicants must be located within the region they seek to represent.

Candidates for all these positions should plan to attend the 2018 International Convention in Cincinnati, OH, March 21-24, 2018. Candidates for the Vice President/President-Elect and the Historian positions will have the opportunity to make a brief presentation to the voting constituents at the Business Meeting. Candidates for the Regent positions will have the opportunity to make brief presentations at their Regional Caucuses prior to the election.

 

Board of Directors: Student Advisor

View links for position duties and application information. Applications are due March 1, 2018.

Student Advisor Duties

Student Advisor Application

Student Advisor applicants must be Sigma Tau Delta members at a school with an active chapter and must plan on attending a school with an active chapter through the end of their elected two-year term, 2018-2020.

Candidates for the Student Advisor position will be interviewed and appointed by the Board of Directors. Individuals will assume their offices at the end of the 2018 International Convention.

 

Other Student Leadership Positions

View links for position duties and application information. Applications are due March 22.

Student Representative Duties 

Associate Student Representative Duties

Student Representative and Associate Student Representative Application

Student Representative applicants must be Sigma Tau Delta members at a school with an active chapter and must plan on attending a school with an active chapter through the end of their elected one-year term, 2018-2019.

Candidates for the Student Representative (SR) and Associate Student Representative (ASR) will be elected at their regional caucus on March 22. Individuals will assume their offices at the end of the 2018 International Convention.

 

Alumni Representative

View links for position duties and application information. Applications are due March 1.

Alumni Representative DutiesAlumni Representative Application

Alumni Representative (AR) candidates must be Alumni Epsilon Chapter members and must plan to attend the 2018 International Convention in Cincinnati, OH, March 21-24, 2018.

Candidates for the Alumni Representative position will be interviewed and appointed by the Board of Directors. Individuals will assume their offices at the end of the 2018 International Convention.