Elections

MSU October Elections 2019/2020

84 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls open at 08:00 on Wednesday 16 October 2019 (in 5 hours and 2 minutes)

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POLLING FOR OUR EXECUTIVE/SENATE/Academic Rep elections will open on Wednesday 16th (08.00-23.59):

Every year students are elected to Officer and Senator positions in the Union. First up is student Executive. The ‘Exec’ is the team that handle the day to day running of the Students’ Union, and consists of the President, 3 Vice Presidents and 6 part-time officers.
 

FULL-TIME EXECUTIVE OFFICER POSITIONS

Every year, 4 students are elected to work full-time to improve the lives of students at Maynooth University. They are the voice of Maynooth students, and as part of the MSU Executive play a key role in shaping education, engagement, student welfare and services at the University, and lead MSU as an organisation to make sure it is doing everything it can for its members.

 

PART-TIME EXECUTIVE OFFICER POSITIONS

Every year, 6 students are elected to work part-time to improve the lives of students at Maynooth University. Together with the 4 Full-Time officers they form the MSU Executive and play a key role in shaping education, engagement, student welfare and services at the University, and lead MSU as an organisation to make sure it is doing everything it can for its members.

UPDATE; Nominations now open for the following Part-Time Executive Officer positions:

  • Arts, Celtic Studies, & Philosophy Faculty Convenor
  • Science & Engineering Faculty Convenor
  • Postgraduate Representative
  • Doctoral Postgraduate Representative

Please see our News Story for all the details and Nomination Forms.


SENATOR POSITIONS

Every year, students are elected into MSU Senator positions. Together with the 4 Full-Time and 6 Part-Time Officers officers they form the MSU Senate and play a key role in representing the needs and views of students, overseeing the work of the Union and informing MSU policy. In order to ensure the diverse student population is represented on Senate some of the roles have a particular focus. For example; the Green Campus Senator would have an interest in green issues etc.

UPDATE; Nominations now open for the following Senator positions:

  • Ethnic Diversity Senator
  • First Year Senator
  • HEAR (Higher Education Access Route) Senator
  • Mental Health Senator
  • Part-Time Course Senator
  • Study Abroad & Erasmus + Senator

Please see our News Story for all the details and Nomination Forms.