Would you like to join a University committee? The MGA is calling for nominations!

There is currently one University Committee position available.


Graduate Research Student Representative required for the Arts Faculty Graduate Research Committee (GRC)

Are you a PhD candidate or Masters by Research student with ideas, initiative and drive? Are you enrolled in the Faculty of Arts? If this sounds like you, please read on and nominate!

The Faculty Graduate Research Committee is the governing committee for graduate research in the Faculty. The FGRC oversees policy and operational matters relating to graduate research in the Faculty and University, and will make recommendations to the Monash Graduate Research Committee and/or Faculty Executive as appropriate. 

The committee sits six times per year for an hour-long meeting and it is expected that the student representative would be able to attend a majority of these meetings. The Arts Graduate Research Committee has oversight of all graduate-research related strategic and operational concerns for the Faculty of Arts.

A few things you should know:

  • To be eligible for this role, you must have successfully completed your confirmation of candidature.
  • After nominations close, shortlisted candidates will be invited by the MGA to further discuss the position and their suitability for the role.

*Please note that the entire appointment process for this role is conducted by the MGA, an independent, representative body for graduate students. All information received will be treated confidentially and with care.

How to Apply:

The closing date for nominations is 11:00pm on Sunday, 22 August 2021.

Applications must be made on the MGA nomination form for a graduate student representative (linked below) and emailed to mga-reps@monash.edu

Applicants are also welcome to submit their current resume alongside the application form.

For more information or to submit your resume for consideration alongside your completed nomination form, please contact the MGA Returning Officer: mga-reps@monash.edu