Call for Volunteers


Filling the form below declares your application for participating to RECOMB 2019 as a volunteer. Note that an academic CV (PDF) and cover letter (PDF) will be required to complete your application.

Selected volunteers will not need to pay registration fees (potentially, except for the main social event fees), will receive a cool T-Shirt, and will be required to contribute some of their on-site time to the local organization of the conference. Volunteering comes in three flavors:

  1. RECOMB 2019 only;
  2. Satellites only;
  3. RECOMB 2019 + Satellites.
The key dates are the following:
  1. Volunteer application deadline: January 31, 2019
  2. Volunteer notification: February 18, 2019
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  • As it should appear on your identification badge
  • If you select registration type that includes satellites', please provide your the main interest.
  • Please state your level of familiarity with the George Washington University (GWU) Campus (Foggy Bottom) and nearby area.
  • Some of the organizational tasks may require moving (reasonably) heavy objects like poster stands, tables, lazy speakers... Do not hesitate to let us know if you cannot/prefer not to perform physical tasks.
  • Please, upload a copy of your student card or proof of employment as a postdoctoral fellows/instructor
    Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf.
  • Accepted file types: pdf.
  • Please describe succinctly your current research interests, their overlap with the scope of RECOMB 2019, and your experience with volunteering, organizing events.
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • We provide cool T-shirts for volunteers.
  • Please specify any additional information (5000 characters).