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Join the LSURC 2020 Organizing Committee!

Joining the LSURC Organizing Committee is a great opportunity to apply your skills and plan a conference to bring together the Language Sciences research community. It doesn’t matter what field of study you come from- we hope to gather an interdisciplinary organizing team!

We are recruiting for the 2019-2020 organizing committee!!! If you are interested in contributing to the Language Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference, please fill out this form by March 8th, 2019 by 11:59pm or contact us at 

There are 9 official positions available, shown in bold. They are as follows:

Administration Team

  • Treasurer (1)
      • Organize budget
      • Apply for grants
      • Manage money & reimbursements with SALSA/ AUS
  • Secretary (1)
        • Booking conference room/meeting rooms
        • Make meeting minutes
        • Consult with chair
        • Program design
  • Administrative coordinators (2)
      • Reaching out to potential speakers
      • Contacting adjudicators/reviewers
      • Organizing sponsors
      • Emails
      • Printing


Human Resources team

  • Human resources consultants (2)
      • Recruiting volunteers
      • Organizing schedules for shifts/ etc.
      • Awards/Gifts


Marketing Team

  • Social media manager (1)
        • Create & share google forms/docs (i.e., registration & call for papers)
        • Design promo materials
        • Bi-monthly newsletter
        • Update website
        • Hiring photographers
          • LSURC FB page
          • Coordinate with SALSA social media manager
          • In person boothing at events
  • Outreach coordinators (2)
      • Marketing within UBC (other faculties)
      • Marketing outside UBC (other schools)