Thank you for your interest in joining the NAMUN 2020 Team. We can't wait to read through your application! If you haven't yet, take a look at the various staff positions available within our organization. 

Applications are due July 15, 2019 at 11:59 PM EDT.

Selected candidates will be invited to an interview with the Secretariat. 
 

STAFF APPLICATION

Contact Information
Name *
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Phone *
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Academic Information
Please note that descriptions of these positions can be found under the position description tab.
Experience
Do you have previous Model UN experience? Please check all that apply. If you have experience with Debate, Model NATO, Mock Trial etc., indicate as such in the 'Other' field. *
Please note that past Model UN experience is not a pre-requisite to applying for NAMUN 2020 staff.
Chair applicants
Please note that only those applying to the chair position are required to fill out this section.
General Assembly committees often have 50-60 delegates which represent individual countries. Delegates are tasked with crafting solutions, in the form of UN Resolutions, over the course of the conference to address two distinct problems. Conversely, Crisis Committees and Specialized Agencies often have 15-20 delegates which represent historical characters. Individual delegates may influence the course of the committee through both debate and the use of personal resources. These committees use “crisis mechanics” which refer to simulated political, economic, or military systems.
Tick this box to confirm you have submitted the additional supplementary information for Chairs (I have submitted my resume/CV and academic writing sample (1-5 pages).
Descriptions of the supplementary documents can be found at the end of this application form.
Crisis Manager Applicants
Please note that only those applying to the crisis manager position are required to fill out this section.
Crisis Committees and Specialized Agencies often have 15-20 delegates which represent historical characters. Individual delegates may influence the course of the committee through both debate and the use of personal resources. These committees use “crisis mechanics” which refer to simulated political, economic, or military systems.
If you are interested in Crisis Managing the Francophone Committee, please describe the extent of your knowledge of the French language, as well as any qualifications or diplomas you may have received relating to your education in French (maximum 100 words).
Descriptions of the supplementary documents can be found at the end of this application form.
Tick this box to confirm you have submitted the additional supplementary information for Crisis Managers
Descriptions of the supplementary documents can be found at the end of this application form.

And also...  

In addition to the questions above, please email the following documents to applications@namun.org with your full name and the position applied for in the subject line (e.g. John Smith - Chair Application) immediately after completing this application:

  • Resume or CV (1-2 pages). Please name this document First Name Last Name_Resume.

If you are applying for the Chair position please submit the following:

  • Committee Application: Please take one of the NAMUN 2020 Committees and either write a historical background on one of the topics (GA Committees) or the committee generally (SA and Crisis Committees) (maximum of 400 words). Please name this document First Name Last Name_Committee Application.

  • Academic writing sample: Can be an excerpt from a paper written for a course, etc. (1-5 pages). Please name this document First Name Last Name_Writing Sample.

If you are applying for the Crisis Manager position please submit the following:

  • Crisis Proposal: Please outline two characters for one of the NAMUN 2020 committees you would like to manage in the Specialized Agencies or Crisis Committees Branch, and why those particular characters would be of interest to delegates (maximum 400 words). Please name this document First Name Last Name_Crisis Proposal.

  • Academic writing sample: Can be an excerpt from a paper written for a course, etc. (1-5 pages). Please name this document First Name Last Name_Writing Sample.

If you are applying for the Crisis Manager position for the Francophone Committee please submit the following:

  • Writing Sample: Please include a piece or excerpt of your own original writing in French. The piece can be from a previous assignment, journal entry, past MUN experience, etc. (Maximum 2 pages). Please name this document First Name Last Name_French Writing Sample.

*Please note that if you fail to submit any of the aforementioned documents relevant to your applied position, your application will not be processed. Please label all documents as First Name Last Name_Document Name.