The Midwest Political Science Association is governed by twenty-one (21) Elected Members of the Council, which includes: (i) The President-Elect serves one year in that role, followed by a year as President and then a year as Immediate Past President; (ii) three Vice Presidents, who serve staggered three-year terms; (iii) a Treasurer, who serves a three-year term, (iv) fifteen (15) Councilors, who serve staggered three-year terms.
The Council shall have charge of the general activities of the Association, arrange for the annual meeting, create committees with appropriate powers, receive gifts and bequests, authorize the expenditure of money, and provide for auditing the accounts of the Association.
Learn more about the current Council and positions here.
By submitting this form, you are indicating your interest to be considered by the MPSA Nominations Committee to serve as a Member of Council. Self-nominations are accepted. Each year, the Nominations Committee presents its slate of nominees for balloting in the Council election. The election of officers occurs at the Business Meeting at the MPSA Conference or by a ballot sent to members if required. The positions of Executive Director, Treasurer, Program Chair(s), and Editor(s) are appointed.
If you have any questions, please contact the MPSA Executive Director at ExecutiveDirector@mpsanet.org.