A student union is nothing without its engaged students. To speak on behalf of students, work for the student life in Borås, to ensure quality of the education at Borås University, is an honourable mission and something that help you develop on a personal as well as proffesional level. Together with you we work towards better education, a better univeristy in a better town. A strong student union is a strong student!
In Studentkåren i Borås you can get involved in a lot of different areas. Werther it is education, work environment or study social questions that interest you there is a place for you in our organisation. For some of the posts you have to be elected. Are you interested in any of our posts, or wonder what they imply, do not hesitate to contact us or come visit us at the Studentkåren i Borås office for a coffee and a chat about what we can offer you.
Below follows a list of the posts that you can candidate for in the upcoming operating year and a short note about what the post entail. Take the opportunity to enrich your student life, contribute to the work and development of Studentkåren i Borås and the Univeristy of Borås.
All posts during the operating year of 2019/2020 have a duration of 12 months – 1st of July, 2019 until the 30th of June 2020. A handover period will be hald between the president and presedials during June of 2019. If you are interested in a post you can contact the election committee at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, alternatively visit the Facebook page and candidate or nominate another student in this form.
Studentkåren i Borås
The Student council
Studentkåren i Borås Student council is the body that makes decisions about the strategic governance regarding the student union. This entail decicions about change of statues, operation plans, budgets and policies. The Student council make the election of student representatives and the student union’s presidium. Fullmäktige is also the body that form and decide the oppinions and values of the student union.
The student council consits of 21 members and a speaker presidium where we have a speaker, two vice speakers and a secretary. The sections elect seven members each to the Student council and the Student council elect the speaker presidium. The Student council have meetings four times every operating year.
Humanitas: Four (4) vacant posts and Four (4) vacant suppliant posts during the oparating year of 2019/2020
Novitas: Three (3) vacant posts Four (4) vacant suppliant posts during the oparating year of 2019/2020
Scientias: Five (5) vacant posts Four (4) vacant suppliant posts during the oparating year of 2019/2020
Two to nine (2-9) posts
Five (5) vacant posts during the oparating year of 2019/2020
As a member of the student union election committee the main focus is to actively throughout the year search for student representatives and work with recruitment. The biggest workload will be between December and March when the biggest process takes place in preparation for the Student council in the beginning of March. This is when nominations, interviews and potential hearings takes place for all the posts within the entire organization. The Student council in October, December and May mostly consists of by-elections.
The Union Board and the Presidium
The position is filled until 30 June 2022
The President of the Student Union is the face of the organization and the person who administer and is responsible for the ongoing work within the Student Union. This entails leading the Board of the Student Union, work towards goals and to work with student influence within the Univeristy Board. You work closely with the Univeristy, businesses and students. To make a good President we believe that you are driven, result oriented and a good communicator sinde the post include manageing larg quantities of information in both spoken word and writing. As a president you collaborate with the other members within the union board and work towards the development of our students and student union. The Presidency is a full time post.
As a vice president you work closely together with the president and support both the president and the presidial with responsibility for student influence within their daily work. This means, among other things, supporting the president with the guidance of the student union’s board and help proactively with monitoring the quality of the education. You should also be able to meet different kinds of people; from the individual student to representatives of the university, and be able to help them with their problems, thoughts, or ideas. You work together with the other members of the student union’s board with the goal of benefiting students of the University of Borås and the student union in Borås. Vice Presidency is a full time post.
Presidial with responsibility study social
The position is filled until 30 June 2022
As a presidial with responsibility for the introduction you work with questions which aims towards enriching the study time for students. It can regard planning and arrange the introduction, create meeting spots or handle questions regarding the university campus. You will handle large quantities of information in spoken word as well as written. You are also going to meet different kinds of people; from the separate student to representatives from the university and to help them with their problems, thoughts and ideas. As a presidial you collaborate with the other members within the union board and work towards the development of our students and student union. The Presidial post with responsibility for the Introduction is a full time post.
Presidial with responsibility for student influence
The position is vacant
As a presidial with responsibility for student influence you will work with questions regarding education and research as well as its
quality and development. This entails, among other things, to handle student errands, lead the day-to-day work with student influence and
work together with students and student representatives to monitor the educations. This is performed by representing students in education
related matters and participate in meetings in the organization in the University and have an information exchange with the university. You
will handle large quantities of information in spoken word as well as written. You are also going to meet different kinds of people; from the
separate student to representatives from the university and to help them with their problems, thoughts and ideas. As a presidial you collaborate
with the other members within the union board and work towards the development of our students and student union. The Presidial post with responsibility for student influence is a full time post.
Our sections Novitas, Humanitas and Scientias work with three main areas. Educational questions within their academy, studentlife and study time. More specifically, they work with monitoring and quality-assurance of education, coordinating their student representatives and conveying their members’ opinions. Regarding student life, the sections work with different types of activities such as pub activities, seatings and trips. all so that their members can meet and create new relationships. Study time involves working with bringing students and businesses together, creating lectures to preprare students for work life and through opportunities to work with student politics, entrepreneurship among other things.
This work is adminitered by the section board which consitsts of a President, Vice President and a number of board members.
As the President of a section you will work by leading your board and section forward. You have the ultimate responsibility for the operational work done by the section and to make sure that the budget is abided, that operational plans are being followed and that goals are reached. You are the Sections face outwards and the person holding the section together and leading the section board.
Vice President of the Sections
As a Vice President of the Sections you act as a deputy to the President. This means that if the president is not available you will act as the substitute until a new president has been elected. It is up to the President and the Vice President to divide the work within the section between themselves.
Section board member
As a board member you will work with planning, leading and arrangeing different kinds of activities and work with the sections different questions. Most times you will get a topic to work with such as education, industry meetings or other student related topics. As a board member you have an influence of what youc can work with together with your board. It is a job that requires responsibility and the work you do is seen directly by students and members of your section.