NEWS FROM THE MCAA
ELECTION OF THE NEXT MCAA BOARD
Every two years, a new MCAA Board and Executive Committee are elected by the members present at the General Assembly.
The MCAA Board and Executive Committee are the two bodies in charge of governing your organisation. If you would like to be involved, you can now put your own name forward for election. You have until 12 January 2018 (24h00 CET) to present your candidacy for the upcoming positions.
Candidates are needed for 11 positions:
■ Chair of the Board (and Executive Committee);
■ Two Vice-Chairs of the Board (and Executive Committee);
■ Treasurer of the Board (and Executive Committee);
■ Secretary of the Board (and Executive Committee);
■ Six Ordinary Board Members.
The term/mandate of the Board members is two years, renewable once. The position is not remunerated.
The responsibilities of the Board are described in the Articles of Association.
Eligibility and Admissibility Conditions
To be eligible for election, Marie Curie Alumni must comply with the following criteria:
■ registered on the Marie Curie Alumni web-portal for at least 12 months before the date of the election;
■ in possession of a personal and career profile in the MCAA web-portal; this should be 90% or more complete
■ having filled in the Board Application Form (available below) before the stated deadline (midnight, 2018-01-12).
Candidates' profiles, the position(s) for which they are applying and a short statement regarding their application will be published in alphabetical order on the MCAA web-portal and are thus available to all registered members. This compendium will be available online to MCAA members at least two weeks ahead of election day.