Student Positions with National ESA Committees
Term: 2 year position, 1 year as Co-Chair, 1 year as Chair
Requirements: Co-Chair: Required to be 1st year student representative for his/her branch, if not nominated by his/her branch president to be a ESA SAC Student Representative.
Responsibilities: The Co-Chair Will work closely with the ESA Chair on assignments designated by the ESA president and student symposium planning. In charge, organizes and oversees the Career Fair function at the Annual Meeting.
Chair: Works with the SAC committee to compile information used to advise the Governing Board on matters of interest to student members, and organizes programs to serve student interests at the Annual Meeting. Will ensure to comply with assignments designated by the ESA President, in charge of symposium planning, and proposals.
Benefits: TheCo-Chair during his/her tenure will work directly with SAC Chair or can be appointed by the Chair on special assignments. Has great opportunities to strengthen leadership skills that can be referenced on your C.V. The Chair will work as the Student Liaison on the Program Committee, travel expenses covered to summer planning meeting at Annual Meeting site, great opportunities to develop and polish professional skills that can be referenced on your C.V.
Appointed by: SAC Committee at the annual meeting
Term: 2 years
Responsibilities: This committee makes members aware of the international aspects of entomology as a science and profession, and recommends to the Governing Board actions and policies pertaining to international activities and liaisons with other national or international groups with similar interests.
Benefits: Great networking opportunities, opportunities to develop and polish professional skills that can be referenced on your C.V.
Appointed by: SAC Chair