The Graduate Students’ Association will likely be holding its annual elections in March. The GSA requires a Chief Electoral Officer(s) to administer these processes from nominations to the tabulation of results.  In addition to getting involved with your GSA, this is a good opportunity for a graduate student to gain experience in organizing and running an election.  

Position Term:             Variable hours between early February and early April

Remuneration:            To Be Negotiated

Number of Positions: 1 -2

Job Description:            The position of CEO involves:

  • Working collaboratively with the GSA Electoral Board
  • Notifying nominated candidates of their nomination for election and determining if they accept
  • Notifying Council members of the nominees for election and enlisting Council’s aid in publicizing the election in their departments
  • Publicize the election and encourage voter turnout
  • Administration of the election according to GSA Election rules and policies
  • Tabulation of results
  • Informing Council of results at the first meeting of Council following the election
  • Informing the appropriate bodies and authorities of the election results

Deadline:                     Noon, Thursday, January 25, 2018

Submit resume and cover letter to:

GSA Carleton Electoral Board     (Word or PDF):

The GSA values employment and educational equality and welcomes applications from diverse groups including (but not limited to) women; indigenous people; people of colour; people with disabilities; international students; and gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people.

Only those who are granted interviews will be contacted. Graduate Students will be given preference.