Positions being elected in the Autumn 2018 Students' Union elections:

Birkbeck Students' Union is run by students for students. In the Autumn Election, Student Council positions are open for election. 

 

Student Council Elections

Type of role

Positions available

Role descriptions

Part-time Officer (paid)

  • LGBTQ+ Members Officer

Liberation Officers, on 7.5 paid hours per week until 31 May, shall:
a) convene a minimum of one meeting per term for members who self-define as coming from that community of students,
b) during their term of office, run an awareness/education campaign to promote the student community they represent,
c) advise other Sabbatical Officers, and forums of the Union, about the concerns and aspirations of the student community they represent in order for the Union to be as inclusive as possible,
d) be a member of the Board of Trustees.

Officer positions (voluntary)

  • Chair of Student Council (who may not hold another post)
  • Anti-Racism and Anti-Fascism Officer
  • Parent and Caring Responsibilities Officer
  • Employment Rights Officer
  • Entertainments Officer
  • Environmental and Ethics Officer
  • International, Campaigns and Global Citizenship Officer
  • Mature Students Officer
  • Postgraduate Officer
  • Stratford Campus Officer

a) Convenes with members/committees of students that define within your respective group. 

b) Represent your respective groups at Student Council.

c) Organise activities and engage students within your respective group 

d) Attend termly Student Council Meetings

e) Voting member of the Council

Research Student Representative (voluntary)

  • Research Student - School of Arts
  • Research Student - School of Business, Economics and Informatics
  • Research Student - School of Law
  • Research Student - School of Science
  • Research Student - School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy

Be a member of Student Council representing the Research Students in your respective School

Acadmic Representative (voluntary)

  • Academic Representative - Department of Cultures and Languages
  • Academic Representative - Department of History
  • Academic Representative - Department of Film, Media and Cultural Studies
  • Academic Representative - Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics
  • Academic Representative - Department of Computer Science and Information Systems
  • Academic Representative - Department of Management
  • Academic Representative - Department of Organisational Psychology
  • Academic Representative - Department of Criminology
  • Academic Representative - Department of Law
  • Academic Representative - Department of Biological Sciences
  • Academic Representative - Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • Academic Representative - Department of Psychological Studies
  • Academic Representative - Department of Applied Linguistics and Communication
  • Academic Representative - Department of Geography
  • Academic Representative - Department of History, Classics and Archaeology
  • Academic Representative - Department of Philosophy
  • Academic Representative - Department of Politics
  • Academic Representative - Department of Psychosocial Studies

Be a member of Student Council representing your department in your respective school

 

If you have any queries please submit them to the Deputy Returning Officer at c.morgan@bbk.ac.uk