Faculty Representatives are the main communication link between the SU and the faculty in which they are registered. They are responsible for representing and promoting the interests of the students in their faculty. Successful candidates will be reliable, flexible and have superior interpersonal, organizational and writing skills.


In addition to the purposes, functions and duties as defined within the SU bylaws and procedures, SLC Members/ Faculty Representatives are responsible for:

  • Preparing for, attending and participating in Students’ Legislative Council meetings (weekly in the fall/winter)
  • Preparing for, attending and participating in General Faculties Council meetings (monthly)
  • Serving on SU Committees
  • Working with the Faculty of Social Work, student clubs, and students-at-large to promote SU events and initiatives and represent student interests
  • Attending meetings in the Faculty of Social Work, including Faculty Council and its committees

If you are enthusiastic, energetic and innovative we can provide you with a diverse, exciting and ever-changing environment. This is your opportunity make a difference: advocate on academic issues, create new initiatives and help strengthen the university community on behalf of students.

TERM: May 2017 – APRIL 2018

All interested applicants must download the attached checklist and application and submit it to michael.hedgecock@ucalgary.ca or deliver it in person to the Students’ Union reception desk in MacEwan Student Centre (MSC) room 251 (across from Campus Security.)

Application deadline is April 30, 2017

SU Faculty Appointment Application