Sabbatical officers

They are the most senior representative of students to the University, and sit on a number of committees including the two governing bodies of the University, Senate and Court. It is their job to make sure students’ voices are heard at the highest level of the University.

All four of the sabbatical officers work full time representing the students at Glasgow University. They work closely as a team of four, with the permanent staff of the SRC and the elected council members to represent students at Glasgow University.

Their remits are detailed below.

Current Sabbatical officers

Lauren McDougall
SRC President
president@src.gla.ac.uk
@gusrc_president
Scott Kirby
Vice President Student Activities
vp-activities@src.gla.ac.uk
@gusrc_vpsa
Emma Hardy
Vice President Education
vp-education@src.gla.ac.uk
@gusrc_vped
Fatemeh Nokhbatolfoghahai
Vice President Student Support
vp-support@src.gla.ac.uk
@gusrc_vpss
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The Vice President (Student Support) promotes the welfare of all students within the University of Glasgow.

By having strong links with University Services, the other three student bodies and the International Office, the VP (Student Support) ensures that students feel that their well being is fully supported while studying in Glasgow. The VP (Student Support) protects student interests at various university committees and student conduct meetings as well as writing and promoting new policy.

The VP (Student Support) also coordinates the SRC welfare weeks that deal with subjects such as mental health, sexual health and environmental issues. The VP (Student Support) also works closely with the SRC Advice Centre who offer advice to students should they ever have any problems relating to accommodation, money or academic appeals. They also support the Welfare and Equal Opportunities Officers in carrying out their duties.