Global Community

Topic: There's still time to be a part of the Global Community Working Group- Apply today! 

1.  There's still time to be a part of the Global Community Working Group- Apply today!

Posted 06-23-2017 15:27

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS: Global Community Working Group

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Starts: Friday, June 30, 2017
Ends: Sunday, June 30, 2019
Location: Online Opportunity



The Global Community Working Group is responsible for creating and contributing content to the NCURA's professional networking communities. Working Group Members are knowledgeable experts in Research Administration who serve as a resource for the Collaborate Community.  


Each Topical community has a Working Group responsible for identifying and adding content to their community ensuring questions on the listserv are responded to, and participate in community activities as listed below under function of position. In addition, they will work with the Collaborate Community Chairs to identify new and innovative ways to create, share, and interact with content.

Function of Position - Serve as content managers and functional experts contributing and managing the resources of NCURA's Global Community.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities– Working Group members are responsible for the maintenance and ongoing enhancement of their specific communities, including planning for site enrichment through expansion and assisting the Collaborate Community Chairs in coordination and development of the Community infrastructure. Specific activities will include site maintenance (including identifying, locating and analyzing emerging material to determine if it should be added, determining how the site should be functionally organized, monitoring existing material to determine when it needs to be updated, replaced, or deleted, and removing outdated or inaccurate material.)

You can easily apply or nominate your colleagues by sending the following information to chen@... by Monday, June 26.

Name, Title, Institution, Phone, Email, and # of Years in Research Administration.

Also, please include a brief statement (1-3 paragraphs) describing any special ways that your skills, talents, background, interest or expertise would be of particular value to the Global Community.


These 5 positions will serve a term from June 2017 – June 2019.

If you have any questions regarding these positions, please contact Claire Chen, Program Coordinator of NCURA Global at chen@....

Tricia Callahan
Director, Proposal Development
Miami University
Oxford, OH