Alpha Kappa Delta
      The International Sociology Honor Society      
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Call For Nominations

2018 Call for Nominations Application


Alpha Kappa Delta seeks nominations for officers and regional representatives with terms beginning in August 2019. We are seeking nominations for:
  • Vice President (All regions)
  • Region VI Representative (Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas)
  • Region VIII Representative (Canada, Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming)
  • Region X Representative (Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington)
The AKD Council is comprised and all officers and regional representatives. The Council meets annually just prior to the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Travel expenses are reimbursed by the Society. Other expenses connected with the business of the Society may be reimbursed.

Service requires commitment to the ideals of Alpha Kappa Delta and work on behalf of the Society. Officers and regional representatives are continually involved in the affairs of the Society during the course of each year.  Prospective nominees should review the AKD Constitution and Bylaws in the Handbook for specifics descriptions of each of these positions and their duties.


  • Vice President serves a total of two years
  • Regional Representative serves a total of three years

Nominations should be made no later than May 1, 2018.

Please confirm the following information about persons before making nominations:

  1. ways to contact the person
  2. membership in AKD
  3. willingness to serve if elected
Please submit the completed application to


Alpha Kappa Delta is seeking nominations for a Graduate Student Representative on AKD's Council with a two year term beginning August 2018. We ask that you share this with any graduate student who may be interested.

Eligibility: A PhD student in good standing in a graduate program in Sociology; active member of Alpha Kappa Delta at the time of nomination for the position; nominated by a current chapter representative or Council member; will not have served in this capacity previously.

Expectations: Will attend the AKD Council meetings and other AKD events during the tenure of the appointment, initially as an incoming representative and then as a full representative; will mentor the incoming graduate student representative; will serve on a Council committee of his/her choice; will serve the full term of the appointment.

Terms of Office: Two years; term will be August 2018-August 2020.

Nomination Deadline: Nominations should be sent no later than May 1, 2018 and sent in by the nominator. Send nominations to AKD'S Executive Office at