Nominations are invited from members wishing to stand for the post of trustee or Honorary Secretary of the Executive Committee of the Political Studies Association.

Vacancies exist for two trustees to serve a term of three years beginning on 28 June 2013. If the number of nominations exceeds the number of vacancies a ballot by single transferable vote of the whole membership will be held.

The post of Honorary Secretary is for a three year term beginning on 28 June 2013. If more than one nomination is received an electronic ballot by alternative vote of the whole membership will be held.

All nominations must be proposed and seconded by Political Studies Association members. Nomination forms, available to download here in Word or pdf formats, should be posted or e-mailed to the Returning Officer, Professor Neil Collins, at the address below, by Friday 5 April at 12 noon:

Professor Neil Collins
Political Studies Association
30 Tabernacle Street
London EC2A 4UE


The Political Studies Association is committed to encouraging candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds. While taking full account of equal opportunities, nominations are particularly welcome from ethnic minorities and disabled candidates who are currently under-represented on the Executive Committee.