Your Union, your choice - vote now!


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Now is the time to make your voice heard, as the polls open for your Students’ Union Officer elections!

During these uncertain times, we know it’s more important than ever that your voice is heard. This vote is your chance to speak up, and make sure the best person for the job is elected.

What am I voting for?

Your elected Officers are your voice in the University. They’ll be representing you and fighting for change on your behalf. Voting in this election is your opportunity to decide who leads the Students’ Union and speaks up for you, making sure you’re represented. So get voting and practice your democratic right!

Meet the candidates


Full-time Officers:

Union Development Officer

George Sullivan

George Sullivan

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

Sports Officer

Amba Gooden

Amba Gooden

Candidate
Josie Jessop

Josie Jessop

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

Education Officer

Aishath Mohamed

Aishath Mohamed

Candidate
Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

Community Officer

Elizabeth Maltseva

Elizabeth Maltseva

Candidate
Joel Butterworth

Joel Butterworth

Candidate
Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

Welfare and Wellbeing Officer

Alex Taylor

Alex Taylor

Candidate
Alice Kosse

Alice Kosse

Candidate
Caitlin Wood

Caitlin Wood

Candidate
Kiitan Abel Ajala

Kiitan Abel Ajala

Candidate
Vivek Agarwal

Vivek Agarwal

Candidate
RON

'RON'

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Liberation Officer

Maxime Ryder

Maxime Ryder

Candidate
Sam Hawkins

Sam Hawkins

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

Part-time Officers:

Black and Minority Ethnic Students’ Officer

Jeniffer Rai

Jennifer Rai

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

International Students’ Officer

Chitranshi Verma

Chitranshi Verma

Candidate
Sharlene Kirubi

Sharlene Kirubi

Candidate
RON

'RON'

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Environment and Social Justice Officer

Hamza Nouman

Hamza Nouman

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

Disabled Students’ Officer

Ben Pearse

Ben Pearse

Candidate
Rowan Buckley

Rowan Buckley

Candidate
RON

'RON'

Reopen Nominations

As a result of no nominations being received for the following Officer roles, these will be elected as part of the next election period (EP4) with nominations due to re-open at the end of April:

  • Activities Officer
  • Postgraduate Officer
  • LGBT+ Officer
  • Mature Students Officer
  • Women*'s Officer

Get to know your candidates

Hustings are your chance to hear what the candidates have got to say in response to the questions that have been posed relative to the Officer roles.

Central Hustings - Tuesday 16 March

Position Time Event link
Education Officer Monday 15 March 5.30pm Join the meeting
Community Officer Tuesday 16 March 11am Join the meeting
Liberation Officer Tuesday 16 March 12 noon Join the meeting
Union Development Officer Tuesday 16 March 2pm Join the meeting
Sports Officer Tuesday 16 March 3pm Join the meeting
Welfare and Wellbeing Officer Tuesday 16 March 5.30pm Join the meeting

Follow our social media accounts where we will be sharing information and live streaming events.

How can I vote?

Voting is simple, just visit the voting page, enter your University login details, and cast your votes now. You can vote for one person for each role, so once you’ve read through their manifestos, got to know each candidate and made your choice, then it’s time to submit your vote.

When can I vote?

Want to have a say in your University experience? Voting is open now, and you have until 3pm on Friday 19 March to make your vote count – so best be quick!

We'll reveal the results on Friday 19 March, so keep an eye on your SU's social media for more details on our elections night line-up, with a special guest appearance from the fabulous Tia Kofi.

VOTE NOW!
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