Twenty two applied for the director general position at Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. The deadline ran out at four PM yesterday. Twenty-one men applied for the position while three of the applicants were women. Thorgerður Katrín Gunnarsdóttir, minister of education, will appoint a new director general for a five year term on September 1. The outgoing director general, Markús Örn Antonsson, has been appointed Iceland’s ambassador to Canada starting November 1.