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Call for Applications Part-time Executive Director, Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study A Scholarly Association with an average of ca. 600 members Anticipated time commitment: average 20 hours per month. Salary: $6,000 annually. Responsibilities Serve as an officer of SASS, appointed by the president of the Society with concurrence of the Executive Council. Consult on various issues with officers (president, past president, vice president/president-elect, journal editor, associate editor), and with an advisory board. Together these constitute the Executive Council. Finances: Receive and deposit dues, subscriptions, and royalties from University of Illinois Press. Pay UIP when billed for printing, mailing, service fees. Receive and disburse funds ... Read more about Call for Applications: Part Time Executive Director – Help us run SASS and make it a success!
SASS encourages a variety of presentation formats, which aid in creating a lively, dynamic, and intellectually stimulating conference. Please follow the submission guidelines below for the different presentation formats. * individual 15 or 20-minute papers (submit a 300 word abstract and a 100 word speaker biography) * posters (submit a 300 word abstract and a 100 word speaker biography) * pre-constituted panels with 3-4 speakers (submit all individual abstracts, speaker biographies, and a 100-word rationale for the panel) * roundtables of 4 or more presenters and a moderator, each of whom will speak no more than 5 minutes to allow for discussion and participation by the audience (submit a 400-word rationale for the roundtable that includes specific mention of speaker expertise in ... Read more about CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Deadline November 1, 2014
Funding for the prize will be provided by SASS and its individual members. Your contributions are greatly appreciated! To contribute to this special Schoolfield Prize: Go to the Scandinavian Studies web page by clicking here. Click on the link “Renew an Individual Membership or Subscription." Enter your ID or request a search for your ID.· Within the “Rate Card” rubric enter the amount you intend to contribute to the “George Schoolfield Translation Prize.” Click on “Continue,” and provide the payment information requested. To honor George C. Schoolfield, Emeritus Professor of German and Scandinavian at Yale University and one of our organization’s most esteemed members, SASS is collaborating with The American-Scandinavian Foundation to offer a special, one-time ... Read more about Reminder: Schoolfield Translation Prize