Governance: IAG Council

The IAG is managed by a Council of elected officers and councillors.

Elected Officers include the President, Vice-Presidents (President Elect and Immediate Past President), Honorary Secretary, Honorary Treasurer, and Honorary Membership Secretary.

Each Presidential role is a two-year term. Vice-President (President Elect) serves two years prior to becoming President for two years, and then Vice-President (Immediate Past President) for a final two years. Presidents are not eligible for immediate re-election.

There are four Councillors, at least one of whom must be a postgraduate student.

There are also Ex Officio members of the Council including the Editor of Geographical Research, the IAG Newsletter Editor, Secretary (Web), a representative of the Australian Geography Teachers’ Association (AGTA), and the Public Officer.