Staff Resources

Key contacts

Ed Robinson
Academic Representation Manager 


Laith Jaafar

Social Science and Arts College Officer

Praise Ishola

Business, Technology and Engineering College Officer

George Alvey 

Health, Wellbeing and Life Sciences College Officer

The Student Rep Survey 


The Students' Union surveys Student Reps each year to gather feedback on how they found the role, recruitment, support, meetings, collecting feedback and ability to make change. Please see the Report for our reccommendations based on this feedback. 

Read here: Student Rep Survey 2020





Staff Information on Student Representation


Course Reps 2020/21 - What's Different?

In light of current events, we've made some changes to how Course Reps are recruited and managed for this year - click here to find out more.

You can view last year's Staff Guide below:



Promotional material for Rep Recruitment


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Rep Recruitment Videos by College

Our College Officers, Praise, Laith & George, have recorded some short messages about the importance and value of Course Representation that you can show to your students. Click the panel below to reveal the videos. 

Course Rep Recruitment Videos by College ↓

George Alvey - HWLS College Officer Video

Laith Jaafar - SSA College Officer Video

Praise Ishola - BTE College Officer Video



Find My Rep


If there is anything missing on this page that you would like to see, let us know!
Email studentreps@shu.ac.uk 









Rep of the Month!

The Rep of the Month award recognises Course Reps who have gone above and beyond in their role. Students, staff and Reps are welcome to nominate any Rep who is putting extra effort into their role, doing their best to represent everyone and change things for the better. Reps can also nominate themselves! 

The winner will recieve a prize and our praise on social media! Nominations will open later in the year.