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Deputy President (Education) 2021/22 Summer Election

Wednesday 19 May 2021 09:03

We will be opening the position of Deputy President (Education) for the academic year 2021-22 in our Summer Elections. This follows the resignation of the successful candidate at the Leadership Election 2021. 

The following timetable will be used for this, which will be elected under the major election rules. 

Nominations Open 

12:00, Wednesday 26 May 

Nominations Close 

14:00, Friday 4 June 

Manifestos Due 

12:00, Monday 7 June 

Candidates Revealed / Start of campaigning 

14:00, Monday 7 June 

Voting Open 

14:00, Monday 7 June 

Voting Close 

14:00, Thursday 10 June 

Complaints deadline 

17:00 Thursday 10 June 

Authorisation to run results 

09:00 Friday 11 June 

Results announced  

12:00, Friday 11 June  

This approach has been approved by the Union’s Governance committee, in line with our governing documents. 

The position is open to all Imperial students (UG or PG) and the successful candidate will start their post on 19 July 2021 on a permanent basis until 31 July 2022. This is a full-time, paid role, with a salary of around £33,000 per annum. 

The Deputy President Education is a critical role for the Union, it leads on representing Imperial students’ academic interests and on the academic representation network. The role is involved in shaping academic experiences of students and is integral to enhancing the student experience at Imperial working in partnership with key College staff, student reps, and the other elected officers. 

For information regarding this role you can contact elections@imperial.ac.uk, or the current post-holder, Michaela Flegrová, at dpeducation@imperial.ac.uk

Abhijay Sood 

Union President 2019-2021