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 (pgf.rgs.org) 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.