Postgraduate Liaison Sub-Committee
The PGLSC was founded in 2003, the main aim of the committee is to help bridge the gap between university staff and postgraduate students at Rhodes University. The PGLSC is a sub-committee of the Joint Research Committee and as a result is directly accountable to the Joint Research Committee.
The primary function of the PGLSC is to further postgraduate research interests within the University, and represent the postgraduate constituency on the various university governance structures.
The PGLSC represents postgraduate students on the following committes:
- Each Faculty Board
- Student Services Council
- Board of Residences
- Naming committee
- Research Committee
- Library Committee
- International Committee
The PGLSC executive committee consists of a Chairperson, Vice-Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, all Faculty Postgraduate Representatives and up to 5 independent members duly elected by the postgraduate constituency. Independent members may occupy posts relating to, but not limited to, Media, Entertainment, IT, Community Engagement and Conference Organisation. Their term of office runs from January to December each year, with a shadowing period from September to December. Each year there is an election to determine each position.
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