VP Academic

SMSS Position: VP Academic

Appointed or Elected: Elected

Main responsibilities/description (filled out by Ghassan Al-Yassin (2016))


3 benefits of the Position 3 challenges of the position
1. Be involved in improving education quality and sitting on a number of important committees that can implement actual changes that will have an impact on the student body. 1. So many meetings!
2. Getting to know a large number of faculty and staff within the College of Medicine. 2. Conflict resolution and working with a number of different individuals with different personalities can be difficult, but rewarding in learning how to work with different people.
3. Work within a team on the exec and also heading the Academic division, you get to help and advocate for students for any academic-related issues. 3. Changes take time to implement, it can be frustrating when you don’t see changes being made.

Contact information

Name Email Address Year in Position
Adrianna Gunton Personal: adrianna.gunton@usask.ca 2