The GSS is looking to appoint a UBC graduate student to be VP University and Academic Affairs (VPUAA) for the 2021-2022 term via a special resolution at the October council meeting.
The VPUAA is responsible for, among other responsibilities:
- Representing graduate students to campus partners, including the University Administration, Faculty Association, Graduate Council, and teaching assistants
- Ensuring graduate student concerns on issues like funding, academic freedom, and equity are heard and that graduate students are represented in University decision making
- Managing our Peer Support service to ensure grad students can get help dealing with problems they encounter
If you are the interested candidate, please write a brief introduction of yourself and outline the mission or vision you wish to accomplish while in the position. Kindly, send the email to the GSS President () and cc Admin Assistant () no later than October 18, 2021, at noon.
Appointment will be made at the GSS Council meeting on October 21.