CIHE Nominations 2021

The CIHE 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:
 

  • Vice Chair (Vice Chair: November 2021-November 2022; Chair: November 2022-November 2024; Past Chair November 2024-November 2025): The duties of the Chair of the Council on International Higher Education are defined by these procedures and include the following: Be responsible for activities that will further the objectives and aims of the Council on International Higher Education; Call and conduct the annual business meeting of the Council; Chair meetings of the Executive Committee of the Council; Make all appointments to Council committees as described in this document; Replace Members-at-Large in accordance with Section 2.4; Report annually to the ASHE Board of Directors the activities and significant news of the Council on International Higher Education; Appoint a Program Chair for the CIHE Annual Forum in years when a Vice Chair does not sit on the Executive Committee; Appoint and oversee the CIHE Award Committee.
 
  • Member-At-Large - 2 vacancies  (November 2021-November 2023)
    • ​From the CIHE Bylaws: The duties of the 3 Members-at-Large of the Council on International Higher Education are defined by these procedures and include the following: Serve as an advisory group to the Chair. Support the Program Chair with coordinating the International Forum program.

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.

CIHE Nominations Committee
  • Chrystal George Mwangi, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Chair)
  • Antigoni Papadimitriou, Western Kentucky University
  • Hugo Garcia, Texas Tech University