MAYS is short of another co-coordinator!

As it is offcially the fall again, it’s time for Coordinator Elections in MAYS!! Do you want to take an active role in connecting students and early career scholars with an interest in Medical Anthropology? Would you like to organize the next MAYS conference? Do you have ideas about how to expand and deepen the MAYS network? Would you like to expand your skills and contacts and become an organizing member of EASA?

To apply you must be a doctoral student or an early-career academic in a European university, and have about a full day or two per month minimum, on average, to give to our quickly growing community. The co-coordinator post is a two-year post. A new coordinator will take place of Chandni Shyam, who needed to resign early from her post and work alongside Magdalena Góralska, who will stay as the second co-coordinator for another year.

If you would like to apply please sent us an email to with two attachments: (1) your academic CV, and (2) a Word document with short answers of not more than 200 words to each of those three following prompts:

  • A short synopsis of research interests and projects.
  • Experiences that speak to your eligibility for the role.
  • What would be your plans for the next meeting and for MAYS in general?

Application deadline: 23 October 2022, till the end of the day.

Thank you in advance for your interest and application! If you have any questions regarding the application and/or MAYS coordination, please do not hesitate to contact us at

All the best


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