Postgraduate Research Representative (S&E)

Quan Zhou


About the role:

The Postgraduate Research Representative (S&E) will gather feedback from and represent postgraduate research students within the Faculty of Science & Engineering. You’ll also be responsible for supporting the Vice President Science and Engineering to encourage the students they represent to participate and engage with the Students’ Union.


  • Engage with and lobby Queen Mary University of London and other relevant organisations to achieve improvements for postgraduate research students
  • Seek feedback from postgraduate research students in order accurately to represent their interests
  • Attend relevant meetings within the Students’ Union and the university (see list of compulsory meetings below)
  • Where appropriate, support the Executive Committee in their duties and responsibilities and seek support from them with respect to their own duties and responsibilities
  • Cooperate and coordinate with the Postgraduate Research Subject Reps and the other Postgraduate Research Faculty Reps
  • Liaise with members of student groups relevant to the role
  • Provide regular updates on your work to the students you represent


Meetings that I attend:
  • Student Council (2 hour meeting, five times a year)
  • Science and Engineering Board (1.5 hour meeting, four to five times a year)
  • Postgraduate Board (1.5 hour meeting, four to five times a year)
  • Regular meetings with the Postgraduate Research Subject Reps within Science and Engineering

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