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Seeking a Postgraduate Representative to Join the BARS Executive – Deadline February 28th

By Matthew Sangster

Supporting postgraduates and early career researchers has always been an important part of the remit of the British Association for Romantic Studies. We are currently looking for a postgraduate student willing to join the Executive in order to represent our postgraduate members and students in the field more generally.

The Postgraduate Representative serves for a term of two years (renewable according to the status of their studies – often, people go on to serve as Early Career Representative). During their term, they will attend four Executive meetings and have the opportunity to co-organise special postgraduate events at the BARS International Conferences. They will also work with the current postgraduate representative, Paul Stephens, to organise the next biennial Early Career and Postgraduate Conference, due to be held in 2020 and announced later this year.

The position offers valuable experience of conference organisation, together with excellent networking opportunities. Most importantly, it offers the chance to help shape the Romantic Studies postgraduate community by feeding in to the Executive’s discussions and launching new initiatives to support postgraduates in the field. The post is unpaid, but any travel expenses incurred are met by the Association.

Eligibility: We are especially keen to …read more

Source:: http://www.bars.ac.uk/blog/?p=2295