We are pleased to open the call for officer & director applications for the IDSA Board of Directors. We are seeking volunteers for the offices of Vice President and Treasurer and three Director positions, with terms beginning in October at the conclusion of IDWeek 2021.
Considerable weight will be given to past IDSA related activity in selecting candidates for director and officer positions. In addition, the selection process will keep our goals of inclusion, diversity, access and equity top of mind. Our definition of diversity is broad and includes race, ethnicity, gender, work setting, geographic region, professional activity and key areas of expertise, among other factors. This year we are in particular need of full-time clinicians and members with expertise in public health and antimicrobial resistance. A broad and robust slate of volunteers ensures we have the diversity and expertise within our leadership that is critical for guiding our organization forward. Please complete the online application by April 16.
Please contact Chris Busky, IDSA CEO, or Dr. Bill Powderly, Chair of the Leadership Development Committee, with any questions about the application process.
Application Opens: March 15, 12 p.m. (EST)
Application Closes: April 16, 8 p.m. (EST)
Leadership Development Committee review of applications: May 2021
All applicants notified: May 2021
Election Process: June - July 2021
Candidates Notified of Election Results: July 2021
- Renew your membership for 2021
- Review the job descriptions below
- Preview the Board of Directors application
- Read the Ideal Characteristics for IDSA Volunteer Leadership
- Have your CV ready to upload
- Register for the Elections 2021 Webinar