Become a DCAA Director

The Durham College Alumni Association Board of Directors invites applications from the alumni membership to serve in a voluntary capacity as a board director. Three director positions will be available commencing September 12, 2018:  two successful candidates will be appointed for three-year terms; one successful candidate will be appointed for a one-year term. All terms may be renewed once for an additional three years. 

The Durham College Alumni Association (DCAA), serving more than 86,000 graduates of Durham College, is represented by a board of directors comprised of elected representatives from its membership. The DCAA provides programs and activities that serve alumni members while supporting, improving and serving the College, with a goal of maintaining a mutually beneficial relationship between current students and alumni. Through its activities, the DCAA also generates funding to provide scholarships, bursaries and special projects in support of current students of Durham College.

The DCAA Board of Directors strives to maintain a balanced representation of the diverse alumni community. All applications from eligible alumni members will be considered on merit; however, preference will be given to candidates from the following academic schools: Skilled Trades, Apprenticeship and Renewable Technologies; Interdisciplinary Studies; and the W. Galen Weston Centre for Food.

For more information about the DCAA and the role of a board director, please visit our website ( A nominee for board director, at the time of application for nomination, must be an alumni member in good standing as determined by the current board. There is no honorarium for service to the board.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to the address below, highlighting qualifications and experience. Nominations and expressions of interest must be received by 4:00 p.m., July 14, 2018.

Lisa McInerney
Office of Development and Alumni Affairs
Durham College

2000 Simcoe St N
Oshawa, Ont.
L1H 7K4