University of Guelph-Humber
2017-2018 Academic Program Representative (APR) Application
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You will provide a consistent, thoughtful, and researched student voice. Your job will revolve around unbiasedly gathering, analyzing, and representing student concerns and issues. Your term will run September 28, 2017 – April 30, 2018.
Specific duties will include:
- Meeting with your Program Head and Academic Advisor at the beginning of the semester
- Collecting and analyzing student feedback throughout the year
- Attending Curriculum Committee meetings to discuss the student feedback you have gathered and analyzed
- Updating students in your program about your Curriculum Committee meetings
- Writing a transition report at the end of each semester
- Maintaining open door communications with students in and outside the IGNITE Leadership Lounge
- Attending check-in meetings with Vice-President, Guelph-Humber (VPGH) and/or IGNITE Coordinator
APR positions are open to students in any year of study.
Students that meet the below criteria are eligible for consideration:
- Registered as a full-time or part-time U of GH student during both fall and winter semesters
- Maintains good academic standing
The ideal U of GH APR is:
- Ambitious and excited to seek student feedback
- Passionate about making positive changes to their respective U of GH program
- Eager to learn and self-motivated
- An individual with a long-term and strategic mindset
APR will receive an honorarium upon completion of their term. The honorarium value will be based on the APR performance throughout the year.
September 14, 2017 – Application package deadline
September 20 & 22, 2017 – Interviews
September 25, 2017 – Academic Program Representatives selected
September 28 & 29, 2017 – Mandatory training
To apply, please fill out the form below. You will need to provide:
- Letter of interest (maximum 500 words)
- Unofficial academic transcript (no transcript needed for first year students)
If you have any questions, please contact your Vice President, Guelph-Humber, John Kokkoros at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application period for Guelph-Humber APRs has now closed.