Associates Committees

Associates Committees

As a member of the ISC Associates Board, you can join one of our six associates committees:

Responsibilities:

  • Review and respond to applications and other inquiries
  • Establish and execute on-boarding process for all new members
  • Streamline recruitment processes
  • Manage AB listserv and keep it up to date

Responsibilities:

  • Recruit, assign and manage volunteers for larger events
  • Assist speakers and handle check-in, set-up and cleanup at events
  • Research venues, speakers, and topics for possible future events
  • Coordinate with Marketing Committee for guerrilla marketing campaigns

Responsibilities:

  • Develop marketing calendar
  • Execute on-line promotional tasks for social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn)
  • Research marketing/advertising opportunities
  • Work with Editorial Content/Blog Committee on ISC website event calendar
  • Work with Event Committee on guerrilla marketing campaigns.

Responsibilities:

  • Solicit topics, solicit and manage writers, write, and post blog entries on ISC website
  • Assist with updating of all events (not just ISC programs) on website event calendar
  • Evaluate if/when new content pages are needed for website

Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategy and execute on outreach to mass media
  • Write press releases
  • Get ISC events on online event calendars
  • Strategically invite members of media to ISC events

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the ISC director to develop online donor campaigns and thank-you efforts for donors
  • Develop and execute strategy for corporate outreach to recruit event marketing sponsorship
  • Work with Program/Event Committee to solicit sponsors and in-kind donations for the Cocktail Party and Pi Day
  • Develop new fundraising activities
  • Research foundations and assist with writing grant proposals

Want to see more science in Chicago? Every donation helps.