2013 PT@CC Call for Nominations

APA Committee of Psychology Teachers at Community Colleges

Consider serving on the APA Psychology Teachers at Community Colleges (PT@CC) Committee. The PT@CC Committee consists of six members whose mission is to:

  • Promote, within the 2-year college community, the highest professional standards for teaching of psychology as a scientific discipline;

  • Cultivate a professional identity with the discipline of psychology among psychology teachers at community colleges;

  • Develop leadership qualities among psychology teachers at community colleges and increase their participation and representation in professional psychology activities and organizations;

  • Establish and maintain communication with all groups involved in the teaching of psychology and with the greater psychological community; and

  • Encourage psychological research on teaching and learning at community colleges for the purpose of giving students the best possible educational opportunities.

The members of PT@CC will elect two new members who will join the committee in January 1, 2014 for three-year terms of office. The PT@CC Committee meets twice a year in Washington, D.C. APA covers travel and accommodation expenses.
Consider self-nominating for a position on the PT@CC Committee or nominate a colleague who would make a positive impact. Nominations are due by June 3, 2013.

Nominees for the 2013 PT@CC election must submit the following materials/documents: curriculum vitae, brief personal statement and a photo. Please send to PT@CC Elections, APA Education Directorate, 750 First St. NE, Washington, DC  20002-4242. Please send electronic files of nomination materials to Martha Boenau.