Academic Convenor

Hello and welcome from the SU Education Team & Student Engagement Coordinators

Academic Support: Student Engagement Coordinators

Each faculty is supported by one or more student engagement co-ordinators (SECs); academics with an interest in student voice and experience of SSLCs. They meet regularly with the SU to support development of student academic voice.They offer informal catch-ups for academic convenors and are very happy to be contacted with any SSLC queries you may have.

Faculty of Arts
Gavin Schwartz-Leeper
David Lees

Faculty of Social Science
Jane Bryan

Faculty of Science, Engineering & Medicine
Ian Tuersley
Elke Thonnes
Kate Owen (Gibbet Hill)


Updates and News!

New Academic Convenor Handbook 2020/21!

We are delighted to announce the launch of the new handbook for Academic Convenors. Click the image below to download the file. 

Training for 2020

Training will be conducted as an SSLC Group. As an Academic Convenor, you can be in attendance to this training and even work with the SU to tailor the training specifically for your SSLC.

Training is mandatory for HEAR Recognition so please make sure you book this training in with us through the email.

Click the image below to be taken to the training form to fill out and send back to your SU Education coordinator. 

Website & Minutes

For minutes to be uploaded to the website drive, please make sure that the SSLC Chair/Secretary send their minutes to the SSLC email and it will be uploaded in the right area within one week.