CAHEP Nominations 2021

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:

  • Secretary (November 2021-November 2024): The individual who is elected to this position serve a three-year term, but not more than two consecutive terms It is the responsibility of the Secretary to record the proceedings at the annual business meeting and the meetings of the Executive Council throughout the year.
  • Academic Leaders Workshop Chair (November 2021-November 2024): Leads the planning of the Academic Leaders 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 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.

  • Membership: Both the nominee and nominator must be a current member of the Association at the time of nomination. The nominee, if elected, must remain a member throughout their time of service.

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.

  • Membership: The nominee must be a current member of the Association at the time of nomination. The nominee, if elected, must remain a member throughout their time of service.

Timeline & Process:

  • Nominations must be received no later than Thursday, April 15,12:00pm (noon) Pacific Time.
  • 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 late August.
  • Those elected will assume their role at the close of the ASHE 2021 Conference.

Nominations Committee:

If you have any questions, please contact ASHE Executive Director Dr. Jason Guilbeau at jason@ashe.ws. Potential nominees are also welcomed to set up a informational one-on-one meeting with Jason at https://calendly.com/jasonguilbeau/ashe-2021-nominations.

CAHEP Nominations Committee
  • MaryBeth Walpole, Rowan University (Chair)

  • Vicki Baker, Albion College

  • Robin Minthorn, University of Washington Tacoma

  • Varaxy Yi, California State University, Fresno