PGR Representation

Doctoral Researcher (DR) Representation

Doctoral Researcher Representation is a partnership between Loughborough Students Union, Loughborough University and Loughborough University London.

Your Postgraduate Executive officer, Kamaldeen Ibrahim works alongside the DR President, DR Vice President, DR Lead Reps and DR Reps to ensure that researcher's views and feedback are represented and that the postgraduate experience is as strong as it can be!

If you have feedback relating to your research please contact PostgradEO@lsu.co.uk.

Applications are now open for Doctoral Researcher President and Vice PResidenT

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DR President responsibilities:

  • Act as a figurehead for the body of student representatives who work to effect positive change to the experiences of doctoral researchers
  • Collect feedback from DR Reps and convey this to senior University staff
  • Represent the views of DR Reps and students at an institutional level
  • Act as a liaison between senior University staff and DR Reps about changes and developments
  • Chair and attend DR Rep meetings with DR Lead Reps (and other Reps, where appropriate) three times annually
  • Act as a point of contact and support for the DR Reps in each School and the activities they engage in
  • Liaise and work collaboratively with Doctoral College staff and Postgraduate Executive Officer
  • Celebrate positive changes and promote best practice
  • Read the rull role descriptor for President

DR Vice-President responsibilities:

  • Support and work closely with the DR President to effect positive change to the experiences of doctoral researchers
  • Collect feedback from DR Reps and convey this to senior University staff
  • Represent the views of DR Reps and students at an institutional level
  • Act as a liaison between senior University staff and DR Reps about changes and developments
  • Chair and attend DR Rep meetings with DR Lead Reps (and other Reps, where appropriate) three times annually
  • Act as a point of contact and support for the DR Reps in each School and the activities they engage in
  • Liaise and work collaboratively with Doctoral College staff and Postgraduate Executive Officer
  • Celebrate positive changes and promote best practice
  • Read the rull role descriptor for Vice President

Deadline for applications 28th June - Apply Now