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2021 Election Openings

The Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) is seeking nominations of qualified candidates to serve on its Board of Directors and National Nominating Committee. Our governing bodies are instrumental to supporting the work of CSWE through their contributions to fiduciary oversight, strategic planning, and generative thinking.  Service on a governing body provides opportunities for networking and expansion of leadership skills while contributing to our mission to ensure and enhance the quality of social work education.  

There are six vacancies on the Board of Directors: 

  • chair-elect 
  • vice chair 
  • graduate faculty representative (2 positions) 
  • undergraduate faculty representative  
  • practice representative  

The Board of Directors oversees and must approve all CSWE programs, plans, and budgets. Board members are expected to attend meetings at the Annual Program Meeting (APM) and Spring Governance and participate in a conference call in early June. Additional conference calls may be scheduled as needed. 

There are five vacancies on the National Nominating Committee:  

  • graduate program representative  
  • undergraduate program representative (2 positions) 
  • graduate faculty representative (2 positions)  

The National Nominating Committee is responsible for nominating and preparing slates for CSWE’s Board of Directors and the National Nominating Committee. Candidates must be able to attend the National Nominating Committee meeting at the APM and participate in a conference call in November or December. Additional conference calls may be scheduled as needed. 

Nominations are due by December 1, 2020, at 11:59 pm (ET). Sending nominations prior to the 2020 APM (November 16) is strongly encouraged.  

Submit nominations here.  

Please contact CSWE Elections with any questions.