Faculty Rep

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Faculty Reps represent the student voice in their faculty and bring together big picture feedback. 


 This is a part-time, voluntary campus-based role which is designed to run alongside your studies.

To be eligible for a Faculty Rep role in The Election 2021 you must: 

  • Be a registered student at ARU for the entire 2021/2022 academic year;
  • Belong to the faculty the role represents;
  • Belong to the campus the role represents

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All Faculty Reps will

  • act as a member of the Faculty Voice Committee;
  • support all campaigns organised by the Union;
  • attend and support Faculty Forums to gather views, opinions, ideas and feedback;
  • implement ideas and projects to improve the experience of students within the faculty;
  • provide effective academic representation;
  • prepare for and attend Faculty Partnership Team meetings and Faculty Education Committee; and
  • act as a deputy for the relevant Vice President when appropriate.

All members of the Executive Committee will

  • represent students; attend and support all democratic meetings and gather student views, opinions, ideas and feedback;
  • work in the direction of the vision, mission, values and strategic priorities of the Students’ Union;
  • work to maximise communication with students;
  • encourage participation in Union activities, in particular act as a champion for meetings, elections and campaigns;
  • represent individuals, groups and the body of students to the University, National Union of Students, community and policy forming bodies, including attending meetings of such organisations;
  • champion liberation, equality, diversity and inclusion;
  • attend training courses and other opportunities for personal and professional development;
  • attend meetings as appropriate to plan activities and review progress; and
  • comply with all regulations, policies and protocols of the Union.

AHSS Faculty Rep

HEMS Faculty Rep

S&E Faculty Rep 

B&L Faculty Rep

Faculty Reps are members of the Executive Committee and are expected to attend an FVC (Faculty Voice Committee) meeting once a month to work alongside the Officer Team and other Faculty Reps. Together they are responsible for drawing together themes/issues across faculties, setting the direction of the Union and implementing ideas and policy.

If you want to know more about any of the above positions please don't hesitate to get in touch.