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GPSA Executive Board Position Vacancy – President

Posted: December 17, 2013

The GPSA has an e-board vacancy for the office of president.  The Graduate & Professional Student Association is the student government for all currently enrolled graduate and professional students at UNLV. The GPSA meets the first Monday of each month (excluding September, the meeting is held the 2nd Monday) throughout the year. The Association represents the graduate and professional student body at Board of Regents meetings, campus-wide committees, offers fall, spring, and summer sponsorship funding, book scholarships and GPSA faculty and student awards. The GPSA maintains an office and computer lab in the Lied Library.  The GPSA assists graduate and professional students with support for their academic endeavors. Providing an environment conducive to student scholarship and research is the primary goal of the GPSA. In addition, the GPSA strives to engender a sense of community among the graduate and professional students by furnishing financial support and fellowship.

The Declaration of Candidacy application (including the faculty letter of recommendation) deadline is Friday, January 17, 2014 and should be submitted via email to gpsa@unlv.edu. The Lied Library, where the GPSA office is located, will be closed during winter intersession, so applications must be emailed. Applicant’s resumes / CVs are encouraged, but not required, to be included in the applicant’s application packet. Executive board vacancies are made by an appointment by the GPSA executive board utilizing an interview process which includes the GPSA advisors and manager. After the application deadline date, candidates will be notified to schedule an interview.

If you have any questions, please contact the GPSA, at 895-2261 / gpsa@unlv.edu.