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Become a student representative in the Academic Appeals Board!

Application period:

2019-06-18 - 2019-08-08

Description:

Do you think students’ legal protection at the university has room for improvement? Do you want to secure your fellow students’ rights and gain experience in university administration and decision-making?

Become a student representative in the Academic Appeals Board of the University of Helsinki!

According to the university’s Regulations on Degrees and the Protection of Students’ Rights, the University of Helsinki has an Academic Appeals Board appointed by the rector. The Board’s tasks include considering the appeals related to grading as well as taking initiatives and issuing statements for the development of the protection of students’ rights. The working language of the Board is Finnish. You can find more information about the Board in the Sections 57–60 of the Regulations on Degrees and the Protection of Students’ rights.

We are now looking for two members and two vice members for the Academic Appeals Board for the term 1 August 2019–31 July 2021.

Interested? Send a short, motivated application through www.halloped.fi by noon on Thursday 8 August 2018.

The Student Union hopes to see applicants from as diverse backgrounds as possible. The following are considered as advantages: 1) motivation to serve in the position, 2) interest in and ideas to develop the protection of students’ rights at the university, 3) experience as a student representative or study advisor or from other student advocacy work.

For more information about the position, contact Specialist Jenna Sorjonen, 0503255202, jenna.sorjonen(at)helsinki.fi (away from work 1 July – 4 August).