Get Involved

Serve on the President's Staff Advisory Council!


Do you want to be part of a great opportunity to learn new skills and be part of a great team of staff from across the University? Do you know someone who would benefit from a professional development opportunity and appreciate the chance to be involved in the Brown community? Are you willing and able to make the commitment? The President's Staff Advisory Council is seeking applicants to fill eight vacancies for January. We're looking for dynamic and vested individuals to join the team!

Being a member of SAC is a significant time commitment. Meetings take place twice a month for two hours each and are held at different locations throughout the campus. We also hold networking/social events once or twice a month, some are after work hours and some are at lunch time. Being a SAC member means you are willing to participate in events and support the Council's efforts to engage with staff in a multitude of ways.


Staff employees (non-bargaining unit) applying to be on SAC must complete at least one (1) full year of regular University employment prior to the start of his/her term and must serve in a regular position that is designated as 80% time or greater.

Submitting Nominations or Applications


Being a member of the President's Staff Advisory Council is a challenging opportunity for professional development.  To be eligible for SAC, you must be a staff employee (non-bargaining unit) on the regular payroll, in a position that is designated at least 80% time or greater, having completed one full year of University service by the time your term starts.  Members serve 2-year terms, attend up to 2 committee meetings each month (varies each month), and should participate in other projects or events.

SAC is a great professional and personal development opportunity!

Are you interested in applying for SAC? We are now accepting applications (until November 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.) for the 2016-2017 SAC term. Please click, here to apply to be on SAC.

Do you know someone you want to nominate who would be a great fit for SAC?  Please click here to fill out the nomination form.

Since a supervisor's permission is necessary to serve on SAC, we strongly encourage all interested staff members to discuss their interest in SAC with their supervisors before applying, as an important responsibility of membership is full participation.

If you have questions about becoming a member of SAC, please let us know—drop us a line at