Students as Partners: This steering group aims to develop a university-wide initiative that partners students with teaching staff, researchers and industry, positions student representation throughout all levels of the University’s governance structures and creates a culture of shared responsibility.

2017 Priorities:

  • Develop and run 11 project pilots to inform the development of a UQ-wide Students as Partners program
  • Develop a framework for a UQ-wide Students as Partners program

Achievements:

  • 11 project pilots have all been developed and have begun work (finishing October)

2018 Priorities:

  • Implement a UQ Students as Partners Program

Membership

Role / Representation

Name

Position / Title

Co-Chair

Professor Stuart Carney

Deputy Executive Dean and Medical Dean, Faculty of Medicine

Co-Chair

Lucy Mercer-Mapstone

PhD Candidate

Member / BEL

Professor Rodney Strachan

Head of School, School of Economics

Member / BEL

Nigel Turay

Student Representative

Member / BEL

Ebony Grenada

Student Representative

Member / BEL

Caelan Rafferty

Student Representative

Member / EAIT

Associate Professor Tony Howes

School of Chemical Engineering

Member / EAIT

Rasmus Haaima

Student Representative

Member / HaBS

Associate Professor Peter Cabot

School of Pharmacy

Member / HaBS

Dr Eimear Enright

School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences

Member / HaBS

Katelyn Peucker

Student Representative

Member / HASS

Dr Lisa Featherstone

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry

Member / HASS

Dr Amy Hubbell

Lecturer, School of Languages and Cultures

Member / HASS

Kate Champain

Student Representative

Member / HASS

Patrick Walsh

Student Representative

Member / Medicine

Dr Allyson Mutch

Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health

Member / Medicine

Christina Williams

Student Representative

Member / Science

Professor Susanne Schmidt

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences

Member / Science

Michael Wellington

Student Representative

Member / Student Affairs

Andrea Strachan

Director, Student Services Directorate

Member / ITaLI

Dr Kelly Matthews

Senior Lecturer in Higher Education

Member / Library

Heather Todd

Director of Learning and Research Services

Member / International

Michael Holder

Acting Deputy Director (Global Engagement)

Member / International

Luluk Widyawati

Student Representative

Member / ATSIS Unit

Natalie Fraser

Manager, Student Services

Member / ATSIS Unit

Shea Spierings

Student Representative

Member / UQ Union

Duin McDiarmid

Student Representative

Secretary

Andrew Jell

Project Manager, Student Strategy

Secretary

Sarah Ritchie

Project Officer, Student Strategy