2011 YAF Advisory Committee Open Positions Call
The Young Architects Forum (YAF) is a program of The American Institute of Architects and the AIA’s College of Fellows (COF), and is organized to address issues of particular importance to recently licensed architects (within 10 years of licensure). The national YAF Advisory Committee (AdCom) is charged with encouraging the development of national and regional programs of interest to young architects and supporting the creation of YAF groups within local chapters.
Each fall, the YAF National AdCom seeks to fill positions for the following year, which begin January 1st. Terms vary from 1-2 years, and members may serve up to four years on the Committee. Major meetings of the AdCom are typically scheduled three times a year (AIA Grassroots, AIA National Convention and a fall YAF conference) along with monthly conference calls.
• Applicant Letter of Interest: one 8.5”x11” page describing applicant's interest in a specific position;
• Back-up materials: five 8.5”x11” pages maximum, including applicant's resume at a minimum;
• Three letters of recommendation (including one from an AIA component leader.)
Please address application materials to AdCom Elections Committee Chair, Adam Palmer. Please submit application as a PDF document titled “YAF_AdCom_Application_LastName_FirstName.pdf” emailed to email@example.com.
Application Deadline: September 24, 2010
Decisions Announced:October 2010
Regional Liaison Advisor
Please see position descriptions