Committee Positions 2016/2017

The RGS-IBG Postgraduate Forum (PGF) is currently seeking committee members to complete its committee from September 2016 – September 2017. We will be holding a short business meeting and postgraduate tea party during the lunchtime session on Friday 2nd September 2016 at the RGS-IBG Annual International Conference.

During this meeting we hold elections for the PGF Committee roles from which current members are stepping down. We are currently seeking: Social Media/Website Officer and Annual Conference Sessions Co-Ordinator.

Social Media/Website Officer

This role involves jointly working with a second social media/website officer to ensure that the website of the PGF ( is kept up to date, and that our social media channels (Facebook and Twitter) are kept updated with content relevant to the postgraduate community.

Annual Conference Session Co-Ordinator

The annual conference session co-ordinator works closely with out members of the committee, research groups, and postgraduates in order to convene the PGF sessions at the RGS-IBG Annual International Conference. This role involves arranging the call for sessions, calls for papers, and the selection of presenters/chairs for each session. This role can be done by individuals or as a group.

If you are interested in either role, please get in touch to find out more.