Division 3 of the American Psychological Association is seeking 3-4 members for their Early Career Committee. Committee members will serve a 2-year term (2021-2023). APA Division 3 (Society for Experimental Psychology and Cognitive Science) represents the interests and concerns of psychologists whose principal area of study or research lies within the field of general experimental psychology and cognitive science.
Society Mission: Promote research and teaching in the general field of experimental psychology and its many sub-disciplines. Stimulate the exchange of information among its members and with other sciences. Support experimental psychology — and the science of psychology more broadly —through research, advocacy, education and training, service, policy, leadership in APA governance and collaboration with APA's directorate.
Qualifications: Be a new scholar (no more than 5 years post-PhD) with a doctoral degree in psychology or a related field. Society Membership (https://www.apadivisions.org/division-3/membership) Organized, responsive, efficient, and responsible. Able to work effectively and cooperatively with others.
Commitments: Attendance and engagement in monthly committee meetings. Active and ongoing participation in committee work during and between meetings. Duties may include choosing speakers for Division 3 programming and organizing workshops for society members.
How to Apply: Application should include (1) a curriculum vitae, and (2) a brief statement of interest that clearly articulates the applicant’s qualifications, interest, and fit for the position. Submit application and direct any questions to the current Division 3 early-career representative, Michelle Rivers, at [email protected]. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until Sept. 1, 2021. Applicants from under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.