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2024 AATK Executive Board Member Election - Nomination Starts Today!

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2024-05-06 18:10
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Dear AATK members,

As announced earlier, the 2024 Executive Board Member Election starts today with the nomination stage.

You can see the details in the following earlier message and on our AATK website:



2024 Executive Board Member Election

AATK  회원 여러분께,

안녕하십니까?

6월에 개최되는 2024년 AATK 연례 정기학회에 앞서 열리게 될 신임 이사 선거 관련 공고입니다.

올해 2024년 여름까지 이학윤 (Georgia State University), 정지영 (Columbia University), Heather Yoo (Granada Hills Charter High School), 총 3명의 이사 선생님들이  3년 임기를 마치시게 됩니다. 올해에도 회원 여러분들의 직접 선거로 2024년 여름부터 3년 임기가 시작되는 3명의 이사 선출이 있을 예정입니다.

후보자 추천은 자천과 타천 모두 가능하며 기본 후보 자격은 다음과 같습니다.


(1) 현 AATK 회원
(2) 최소 5년 이상 정규 한국어 교육직 종사자
(3) 3회 이상 AATK 연례 정기학회 참여자

후보를 추천해 주시는 분들은 후보 자격 요건과 회원 등록 여부 확인만 해 주시면 됩니다. 후보 추천을 수락하신 후보자들이 직접 필요 서류를 온라인 제출하게 되었습니다. 참고로, 비회원은 후보 추천 시 온라인 시스템에 뜨지 않습니다. 추천하고 싶은 회원 이름이 뜨지 않는다면, 회원등록이 되어 있는지 확인하시기 바랍니다.

올해에도 이사 선거는 온라인으로 진행되며 일정은 다음과 같습니다.

(온라인 추천 및 투표 방법은 첨부파일을 참고 바람)


온라인 이사 후보 추천: 5/6(월) 9:00 am ~ 5/20(월) 11:59 pm (EDT)
후보자 수락 / 거부: 5/21(화) 9:00 am ~ 5/24(금) 11:59 pm (EDT)
온라인 이사 투표: 6/5(수) 9:00 am ~ 6/21(금) 11:59 pm (EDT)
  • 5월 6일부터 5월 19일까지  온라인을 통한 이사 후보 추천을 받게 됩니다.
  • 추천 기한이 끝난 다음날 추천을 받은 모든 분들께 수락 여부 이메일이 자동 발송됩니다.
  • 추천 받은 분들은 5월 24일(금)까지 이메일에 포함된 링크를 통해 추천 수락 혹은 거부를 해 주시되, 수락하실 경우 링크를 통해 다음 네 가지 자료를 5월 31일(금)까지 올려 주시면 됩니다.
(1) 후보자(nominee) 이력서
(2) 후보자 (nominee) 사진
(3) 현재까지의 AATK 학회 참여 경력과 그 동안의 AATK 관련 활동 사항 (300자 이내)
(4) 이사로서의 활동 계획서 (200자 이내)

현 이사진이 제출된 서류를 검토하여 필요한 이사 수의 최대 두 배까지 (6명) 최종 후보자 명단을 확정하고, 이 후보자 명단은 6월 5일에  공고할 예정이며, 공고 후 6월 21일까지 회원들의 온라인 비밀 투표를 통해 3명의 신임 이사를 선출하게 됩니다.

2024년 온라인 이사 선거는 Communications Officer이신 윤경은 선생님과  주희 이사님이 선거관리위원장으로 수고해 주시게 됩니다.

보다 자세한 사항은 아래 영어로 된 공고를 참조해 주십시오.

Executive Secretary, AATK

김미정 드림

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2024 Executive Board Member Election

Dear AATK Members,

Each year, our members elect new board members at the AATK Annual Conference in June. By the summer of 2024, the following three board members will complete their three-year terms:
  • Hakyoon Lee (Georgia State University)
  • Ji-young Jung (Columbia University)
  • Heather Yoo (Granada Hills Charter High School)
As in previous years, there will be an election to select three board members who will begin their three-year term in the summer of 2024. Nominations for candidates are open to both self-nominations and recommendations by others.

Executive Board Responsibilities
Executive Board Members serve without compensation for a term of three years. Their responsibilities include:
  1. Representing the AATK membership.
  2. Advising on activities, affairs, and managing the Association’s assets.
  3. Participating in activities and projects, such as:
  • Attending two annual board meetings in June (in conjunction with the AATK Annual Meeting) and November (in conjunction with the ACTFL Convention).
  • Participating in AATK Colloquia.
  • Reviewing conference abstracts and workshop proposals.
  • Selecting prize awardees.
  • Serving on Board committees (e.g., Conference, KHS, Outreach, Colloquium).
  1. Maintaining liaison with other professional organizations and participating in recruitment and fundraising.
Eligibility
Candidates must:
  • Be a current AATK member.
  • Have at least five years of full-time experience teaching Korean or related subjects.
  • Have attended the AATK annual workshop and conference at least three times (not necessarily in consecutive years).
Election Process
The board election process will be conducted online. Nominators need only verify that candidates meet the qualification requirements and are registered members. After accepting their nominations, nominees must submit the required documents online.

Online Nomination and Voting Schedule
  • Nomination Period: May 6 (Mon) 9:00 am – May 20 (Mon) 11:59 pm (EDT)
  • Nomination Acceptance/Rejection Period: May 21 (Tue) 9:00 am – May 24 (Fri) 11:59 pm (EDT)
  • Review & Short List: June 1 (Sat) – June 4 (Tues)
  • Online Voting Period: June 5 (Wed) 9:00 am – June 21 (Fri) 11:59 pm (EDT)
Nominees must submit:
  1. Updated CV.
  2. A photograph.
  3. A personal statement including past participation and contributions to AATK (300 words).
  4. A description of prospective contributions to AATK as a board member (200 words).
The current board of directors will review the submitted documents and determine a final list of candidates, up to twice the number of needed directors (up to 6 candidates). This list of candidates will be announced on June 5.

Selection Criteria:
  • Demonstrate commitment to the AATK missions.
  • Articulate visions for the AATK.
  • Balanced representation of the membership.

Voting

Starting June 5, members will vote through a secret online ballot. The candidates receiving the most votes will be announced as board members during the Business Meeting on June 22.

2024 Election Committee
Kyung-Eun Yoon, a Communications Officer, and Hee Ju, an executive board member, will serve as the election committee members.

Best wishes,

Mijeong Kim
Executive Secretary, AATK


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