Call for nominations/volunteers for CASC board

Nominations for the Canadian Association for Studies in Co-operation board invited

At CASC’s next AGM (May, 2014), they will be holding elections for members of the board.  On the board, CASC tries to ensure that a balanced representation across various lines (including geographically, sector and academic).  If you would like to nominate someone (or indicate interest yourself) for the Board, please send names to

Serving on the CASC Board

As a board member, you are a steward of the organization. You participate in decision-making and organizing around such activities as the annual conference, building the network of co-operative researchers, and other related activities. The CASC board typically meets monthly by phone/skype. Upon being elected, you could consider a role such as President (who convenes and chairs meetings and oversees all projects of the board), Vice-President (accountable for the website), Program Chair for the conference (prepares call for proposals, reviews submissions, organizes program and logistics with a small team), Program Committee Member or other roles as needed by the organization.


Candidates must be:

  • A member of CASC at the time of election
  • An individual who supports the goals of CASC (academics, practitioners and students are all eligible)
  • Able to commit the time to attending meetings and participating in select projects between meetings

More information: If you are interested in putting your name forward or you would like to nominate a colleague, you may contact Darryl Reed, President at

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