Elections


Are you studying on a postgraduate programme or are a student in Grangegorman?


We have two positions available in the newly formed TU Dublin Students' Union. Both positions are paid an hourly rate of €12.30 for approximately 10 hours per week.


Post Grad Officer

 

The Post Grad Officer is a part time position representing all students studying on a level 9 or higher programme across the three TU Dublin campuses - Blanchardstown, City Campus and Tallaght.

The PG Officer is an extremely important position as you will have a seat on the University's Governing Body and Academic Council as well as a seat on the Students' Unions Student Council and Executive Council.

 

Grangegorman College Officer

 

The College Officer represents all students who study on the Grangeorman campus.

The College Officer plays a key role in the overall democratic structure of the Union. The fundamental function of the job is to develop an active democratic presence on site, through the use of the Class and School Representative System. In addition, College Officers will work to encourage students to engage with and actively participate in the Union’s democratic structures and the general college experience.

The College Officer chairs the Grangegorman Class Rep Meeting and is an automatic member of the Student Council. They also sit on the City Campus Executive.

 

How to run for Election

 

You will need to fill out an online nomination form as below, get 50 signatures from your fellow students (For the College Officer, these must come from GG students) and submit a manifesto and a photo.

 

All election enquiries should be directed to elections@tudublinsu.ie
 

Important Dates

 

  • 18th September 2019 Nominations Open @ 10am
  • 30th September 2019 Nominations Close @ 12pm
  • 30th September 2019 Candidates Meeting @ 4pm*

* Denotes a mandatory meeting for candidates and campaign managers

 

Polling Days

 

  • Blanchardstown 8th/9th October 2019 10am to 6:30pm
  • City Campus** 8th/9th October 2019 10am to 6:30pm
  • Tallaght 8th/9th October 2019 10am to 6:30pm

** Voting will take place in the SU Offices in Aungier Street, Bolton Street, Cathal Brugha Street, Grangegorman and Kevin Street. In addition, a ballot station will operate in Grangegorman North House for a set period.


Election Count

 

  • 10th October 2019 City Campus – Grangegorman (Time TBC)