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Apply for student representative positions!

You can apply to the following positions

Apply by Monday, 3 Jun 2019 at 23.59.

According to TYY’s regulation, people with the right to complete a lower university degree, higher university degree, licentiate or doctoral degree, specialist degree in medicine or in dental science in the University of Turku are eligible for application. The eligible applicants must also be registered as present in the university. People who have a full-time employment of at least twelve months at the university are not eligible to apply. The limit of full-time employment is considered to be 30 hours per week.

According to TYY's Regulation on the election of student representatives, the number of posts of student representatives in the administration is limited to three posts per person. The limitation does not apply to internal working groups of faculties or departments. This entry is intended to ensure balanced distribution of the posts of student representatives in the administration.

TYY emphasises transparency and equality in its activities.  We hope to receive applications from many people with different backgrounds.

Personal information
The gender of the applicants is asked, because the Equality Act of Finland demands equal representation of men and women in the university administration.
The adminstrative language of the University of Turku is Finnish and participation in the administration requires good spoken and written skills in Finnish.
Use the international form.
One can apply to several positions with one application.
Experience and motivation
Tell us of your experiences of student advocacy in the administration of higher education institutions and in student organisations.


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Käsittelyn tarkoitus: 
Tietoja käsitellään hallinnon opiskelijaedustajien valitsemiseksi. / The information is used to select the student representatives.
Ylioppilaskunnan työntekijät, valintatoimikunta ja hallitus, valittujen yhteystietojen osalta yliopisto, tiedekuntia edustavien opiskelijajärjestöjen hallitukset johtokuntia koskevan lausuntokierroksen osalta / The employees, the Election Committee and the Executive Board of the Student Union, also the contact information of the selected student representatives will be shared with the University of Turku. Application information to the Faculty Councils is shared with the student associations representing the faculty as a statement of the applicants is requested from them.
koulutuspoliittinen asiantuntija / Specialist for Academic Affairs Joni Kajander,, +358 44 796 1064
Säilytysaika ja -peruste: 
Tietoja säilytetään toimielinten toimikauden ajan. / The information is kept for the duration of the term of the adminstrative body.