The Canadian University Press (CUP) is now accepting nominations to be CUP’s next President, Industry Representative or Continuity Representative on the CUP board of directors.

That’s right, this year CUP’s President position will lead CUP’s board of directors giving members the power to directly elect the chair of the board for CUP 78. This also means that you can now serve as CUP’s President from anywhere in Canada.

We are also accepting applications for the staff position of National Executive who is in charge of CUP’s administrative and editorial duties.This position is 10 hours a week during the summer and full-time from Aug.15 to April 30.
All positions will be elected during CUP’s National Plenary which will be held at ACCESS NASH 77 which will be held at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa from Jan. 14-18, 2015.

Please review the below job descriptions and elections procedures and email your application to hr@cup.ca by Dec.14, 2014.

All applications shall consist of a cover letter, resume, three professional references,
and no more than five clippings.
1) The cover letter shall not exceed two pages in length, and contain no more than a total of 800 words.
2) The resume shall not exceed three pages.
3) The three references shall consist of contact information for individuals who can verify information provided on the applicant’s resume.

Please note that all applications for the National Executive position require a criminal background check as part of the application.

Please send your application to: hr@cup.ca by Dec, 14, 2014