Elections – Fall 2018

ELECTION RESULTS

Thank you to all the grad students that have voted to elect GSS directors to the executive team. Here are the results for the four contested positions:

Director of External Relations:

Matthew MacDonald – 43
Noortje de Weers – 156 (Director of External Relations Elect)
Bugrahan Ceylan – 27
Vivek Anand – 76
None of the Above – 3
Abstain- 16

Director of Finance

Dapinder Singh – 140 (Director of Finance Elect)
Md Ashraful Alam – 83
None of the Above – 38
Abstain – 60

Director of Graduate Services

Nicholas Page – 223 (Director of Graduate Services Elect)
None of the Above – 35
Abstain – 66

Director of University Relations

Thomas Budd – 220 (Director of University Relations Elect)
Nome of the Above – 35
Abstain – 66

 

ABOUT THE POSITIONS

Positions are open to currently enrolled graduate students at SFU. These stipended positions are a great opportunity to develop leadership skills and to pursue initiatives and issues that are important to SFU’s graduate student body. Directors sit on the Executive Committee of the GSS, and in the past, have worked on projects such as: U-Pass negotiations, affordable housing advocacy, orientation, improving graduate student supervision, Graduate Provincial Scholarship advocacy, and exploring sponsorship opportunities.

THE POSITIONS AVAILABLE ARE:

Director of University Relations  >>> Terms of Reference

Director of Graduate Services  >>> Terms of Reference

Director of Finance  >>> Terms of Reference

Director of External Relations  >>> Terms of Reference

BY-LAWS AND REGULATIONS

Elections and referenda, collectively known as electoral undertakings, are governed by the documents below.

Constitution and By-Laws

R1010 Electoral Undertaking Regulation

QUESTIONS?

Email the Electoral Committee at ec@sfugradsociety.ca or the Chief Electoral Officer at electoralcheif@sfugradsociety.ca