Call for Nominations/Expressions of Interest: 

IAAS Executive Committee Vacancies 


The Irish Association for American Studies is calling for nominations for the following positions on the Executive Committee by 22nd April 2024. 





Please note that in accordance with the ethos of the IAAS, the committee especially welcomes nominations for members from under-represented groups, backgrounds, and ethnicities. 


We are looking for executive committee members who have experience and familiarity with our activities, ideals, and membership, and who have some experience in committee participation and organisation. There are many ways to get involved with the IAAS, and new members are very welcome at Association events. 


  • Nominations must be made by a member of the IAAS 
  • Nominees must be members of the IAAS 
  • We accept self-nominations 
  • All nominations will need to be seconded by an IAAS member 
  • All executive committee members, aside from fulfilling duties specific to their role, will be expected to attend all IAAS committee meetings throughout the year (there are usually 5 meetings per annum)  
  • The positions will be elected by members of the IAAS during the AGM (3rd May 2024, University College Dublin). Attendance at the AGM is required. The roles commence on same. 
  • Please email your nominations, expressions of interest, or any queries to our Secretary Dr Sarah McCreedy at  


For a full description of role responsibilities, click here