CAHEP Nominations 2020

The CAHEP Nominations Committee invites nominations, including self-nominations, for the various upcoming vacancies. For all these positions we seek individuals who will provide outstanding leadership to an association committed to advancing excellent research and scholarship across the multiple and varied domains of higher education and contributing to the national discourse by linking higher education research and scholarship to policy and practice.


We ask that in submitting nominations you consider the vast diversity of ideas and perspectives, backgrounds and values, communities and commitments that our association represents, seeking leadership attentive to all.


Vacancies:
 

  • CAHEP Communication Chair: The individual who is elected to this position will serve a three-year term beginning November 2020. From the CAHEP BylawsThis position is responsible for managing and updating the CAHEP website and the program directory. The Communications Chair will develop a communications plan for Executive Committee consideration by February 1 of each year. 
  • CAHEP Mid-Career Faculty Workshop Chair: The individual who is elected to this position will serve a three-year term beginning November 2020. From the CAHEP BylawsThis position is responsible for the planning and execution of the Mid-Career Workshop held as part of the ASHE pre-conference. The Chair shall work with the Program Chair to ensure a smooth transition from the Workshop to the pre-conference program.
  • CAHEP Early Career Faculty Workshop Chair: The individual who is elected to this position will serve a three-year term beginning November 2020. From the CAHEP Bylaws: This position is responsible for the planning and execution of the Early Career Workshop held as part of the ASHE pre-conference. The Chair shall work with the Program Chair to ensure a smooth transition from the Workshop to the pre-conference program.
  • CAHEP Finance Chair: The individual who is elected to this position will serve a three-year term beginning November 2020. From the CAHEP Bylaws: It is the responsibility of the Finance Chair to develop and maintain a budget for the operation of the Council. The Finance Chair will prepare an annual budget request to the Council.
  • CAHEP Program Chair: The individual who is elected to this position will serve a three-year term beginning November 2020. From the CAHEP Bylaws: The Program Chair will chair a committee composed of interested members of the Council to promote the enrichment of teaching and learning experiences of students and faculty of higher education degree programs. The Program Chair is responsible for the program of the annual meeting of the Council with the exception of the Barbara Townsend Lecture, the Early Career Workshop and the Mid-Career Workshop.

To submit a nomination:

  • Nomination Letter: We ask that nominators prepare a letter summarizing the qualifications of the individual for the role, including the individual's prior intellectual and professional contributions to the field of higher education, to ASHE, and to other professional organizations. Thoughts about what the individual is positioned to contribute to ASHE and CAHEP through the term of service also will be greatly valued.

  • CV: Please include the nominee's CV.

  • Agreement to Serve: We would like each nominator to speak with each nominee and make sure that, if nominated and elected, the candidate would be willing to serve.

To submit a self-nomination:

  • Nomination Letter: We ask that self-nominators prepare a letter summarizing your qualifications for the role, including your prior intellectual and professional contributions to the field of higher education, to ASHE, and to other professional organizations. Thoughts about what you are positioned to contribute to ASHE through the term of service also will be greatly valued.

  • CV: Please include your CV.


Timeline & Process:

  • Nominations must be received no later than Wednesday, May 6,12:00pm (noon) Pacific Time (*extended from April 24).
  • Nominations committees will create a slate of candidates in the month of May and follow up with nominees.
  • The ASHE Executive Director will coordinate the election for board of directors and council executive committees in the month of July/August.
  • Results will be announced to the ASHE members in early September.
  • Those elected will assume their role at the close of the ASHE 2020 Conference.

Nominations Committees:

If you have any questions, please contact ASHE Executive Director Dr. Jason Guilbeau at jason@ashe.ws.

CAHEP Nominations Committee
  • Gloria Crisp, Committee Chair
  • MaryBeth Walpole
  • ​Crystal Chambers