AVMA Volunteer Opportunities - Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the AVMA! As a volunteer, your travel, lodging, and meals are covered by the AVMA. We currently are seeking volunteers to fill the following positions:

Interested candidates should submit nomination materials via email to OfficeEVP@avma.org via fax to (847) 925-0944; or via mail to AVMA Office of the Executive Vice President, 1931 N. Meacham Rd, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL, 60173.

You can also sign up for email alerts about volunteer opportunities with the AVMA.

If you're not quite ready to get involved in AVMA governance but would like to get more involved with the association, we'd love to have your help!

Please contact OfficeEVP@avma.org with any questions or to learn more about AVMA's volunteer opportunities.


Committee on Antimicrobials Positions Available: September 2016

Nominations Due:
July 25, 2016

Do you have an interest in antimicrobials? We are looking for volunteers to serve on our new Committee on Antimocrobials.

Entity Description: Committee on Antimicrobials


Committee, Trust, and Liaison Positions Available: August 2016

Nominations Due:
June 19, 2016

(Nominations may still be accepted for positions for which no applications were received.)

List of Committee Opportunities in August 2016

Reference Document: Protocol for Appointments to Entities by the Board of Directors.pdf Appointments to Entities by the AVMA Board of Directors.


Council Positions Available: August 2016

Nominations Due:
July 1, 2016

List of Council Opportunities in August 2016

  • AVMA Council Nomination Form
  • A Campaign Guide is not generated for nominations from the floor of the HOD Annual Session; however, candidates are encouraged to create a two-minute YouTube video explaining their qualifications and interest in the position for viewing by the members of the voting entity, the House of Delegates.
  • YouTube Video Reference Document

Council on Education Site Visitors

The Council on Education (COE) is now accepting applications for veterinarians interested in serving as Site Visitors.  Site Visitors will conduct veterinary school accreditation site visits on behalf of the COE.

COE Site Visitor Nominations Due:
August 1, 2016

*Applicants who are engaged in private clinical practice or non-academic practice are encouraged to apply. 


AVMA Officers

Nominations are being accepted for candidates for the position of AVMA President-Elect for the August 2016-July 2017 Association year, and the July 2017-July 2018 Association Year, AVMA Vice President for a two-year term from August 2016-July 2018.

Click here to learn more about the officer positions.