Call for Nominations for CGU Volunteer Coordinator

The Canadian Geophysical Union (CGU) welcomes expressions of interest for the newly-created position of “Volunteer Coordinator”. Responsibilities will include:

  • Identify activities in support of the CGU that could be held by volunteers (e.g. providing content for the CGU website, helping with the CGU booth at the annual meeting, organizing student networking events, etc.)
  • Recruit volunteers and assign them to these various activities
  • Assist and monitor the volunteers in the execution of their activities
  • Report to the Board of Directors

The Volunteer coordinator will be appointed to the Board of Directors of the CGU. His/her mandate is for a duration of 2 years, starting at the annual meeting in Vancouver (28-31 May 2017).

If you are interested in this position, please send a letter of intent and your CV to at the latest on 30 April 2017. The position of volunteer coordinator is a non-remunerated position, open to full members of the CGU.