Hello, Div. 49 Student Members, are you looking for a way to try out organizational leadership in a low-key, laid back group? Do you want to build your CV with some extra experience? Have you been considering getting more involved in Div. 49? Then consider joining our student committee.

We accept applications each year for the student committee for Div. 49 in July. See below for more details.


One year (August -July)

Time commitment 

Varies, depending on what tasks students would like to be involved in and on the current needs of the committee. Typically, serving on the student committee requires a few hours a month (or less).


Meet approximately bimonthly via video chat, contribute to on-going projects, give input on decisions regarding the student membership of Div. 49, advocate for the division internally and externally by providing a welcoming presence to current members and recruit new members.

Examples of recent and on-going projects include: improving recruitment of and service to a diverse student membership, creating and maintaining the student listserv, creating and maintaining an online resource drive, creating recruitment flyers for students and program directors/PIs/supervisors and contributing content for the division Facebook page, among other tasks.


No special qualifications required. We are interested in students of all levels and from any programs associated with group research and/or practice. We want dedicated students who are passionate about group and want to get involved. Previous student committee members are welcome to apply.

If you are interested in joining our student committee, please complete the application below. Applications are typically taken on an annual basis in the July prior to the new academic year for which a student would serve.