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Opportunity to join a Royal Statistical Society committee

Do you want to influence UK official statistics? The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) have a great development opportunity that will let you do just that.

The RSS have two vacancies on their official statistics section committee for 2019.

The current committee includes academics, members of the GSS and other statisticians. They arrange a programme of meetings on official statistics as well as contributing to the RSS annual conference. Their work also helps support the RSS’ National Statistics Advisory Group (where discussion of UK policy for official statistics takes place).

View more information about the committee and its work.

You can apply to be an ordinary committee member or an officer, but you do need to be an RSS Fellow, GradStat or CStat  (including via corporate membership).

If you’re interested in joining or want to find out more, please contact the committee chairperson David Matz (david.matz@homeoffice.gsi.gov.ukas soon as possible outlining your interests and what you will be able to offer.

Nominations to be on the committee need to be received before the committee’s AGM and should be sent to Amaka Nwagbara (a.nwagbara@rss.org.uk) before 14 November 2018.