Position Announcement: Copyright Deputy to the Society Chronicler

Meg Baron, President of the SCA, Inc., reports that the Society is seeking applicants for the position of Society Copyright Deputy.

The SCA Board of Directors is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Copyright Deputy, a deputy to the Society Chronicler. This is an unpaid position normally requiring less than 5 hours per week.

The Copyright Deputy acts as a resource for the Society on all issues of copyright law. He or she may be consulted by the Corporate Office, Society Chronicler, Society Seneschal, or other corporate and Society officers on questions of copyright for both print and electronic publications. The Copyright Deputy should either be a legal professional, or someone with experience in the publishing industry, journalism, or academia concerning copyright questions. Basic familiarity with copyright law outside the United States (particularly Canada and the European Union) would also be an asset. Other qualifications for the position include excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to explain copyright policy and law to laymen. Familiarity with SCA publications is also required.

The Copyright Deputy reports to the Society Chronicler and is required to report quarterly, as well as to be available via the Internet to answer questions.

Resumés (professional and Society, including offices held and awards received) must be sent to the attention of the Board at the SCA Corporate Office, P.O. Box 360789, Milpitas, CA 95036-0789, or electronically to resumes@sca.org with a copy to chronicler@sca.org. Resumés must be received by March 15, 2005.

Comments are strongly encouraged and can be sent to:

SCA Inc.
Box 360789
Milpitas, CA 95036

You may also email comments@sca.org.