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Candidate for the position of Postgraduate Officer

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SHINGAI DZUMBIRA

Shingai Dzumbira for PGO

Postgraduate officer

The People at Heart. Excellence in Mind.

Remember: Undergraduate students can vote for PGO too!

STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH & WELLBEING

  • Promoting availability, accessibility and visibility of Wellbeing and Mental Health Support Services.

  •  Introducing compulsory informative sessions during induction week to equip students for their studies.

  • Ensuring supervisors and personal tutors are adequately trained to identify, address and make referrals regarding mental health and student wellbeing

STUDY ENVIRONMENTS

  • Work closely with postgraduate faculty and course reps to compile student feedback and successfully present it before departments. Offer support through training and progress tracking.
  • Lobby the university on the creation of more postgraduate study spaces including repurposing of existing spaces in faculties.
     

SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

  • Facilitating themed and topical discussions  in social environments to promote idea generation, social engagement and information exchange in the PG community.
  • Ensuring flexibility in postgraduate study arrangements to allow students to engage with their commitments outside of the school environment such as parenting and care responsibilities.

STUDENT WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Promoting a free and fair working environment for postgraduate students who teach through continuous engagement and relevant campaigns.

  • Promoting healthy supervisor and personal tutor work relations. Ensuring that concerns or complaints are investigated and addressed in a reasonable time frame.

 

Voting starts on Monday 24 February 2020 

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Contact Us

If you need to ask any questions about the elections process, you can visit us in the Democratic Services Office on the top floor of SUHQ. Alternatively, you can contact us using the details below.

democracy@warwicksu.com