Overview: The Student Representative Program

Jayden O’Brien, Student Representative for the Department of Italian Studies, and Student Leadersh

“Step out of your comfort zone. Being in a leadership position through the Student Representative Program has taught me a lot about myself and what I am capable of doing. The skills I’ve learnt here have instilled confidence in myself, leading me into whatever the future holds.” - Jayden O’Brien, Student Representative for the Department of Italian Studies, and Student Leadership Award Winner (2016).

About the Student Representative Program

The Student Representative Program is a leadership program for students in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Through the Student Representative Program, you’ll get the opportunity to:

  • Contribute to improving the academic success of students across the Faculty
  • Develop valuable skills and experience in areas you are interested in pursuing, such as project management, media and communications, survey design and analysis and more
  • Access exclusive career development opportunities designed for student leaders
  • Network with senior academic staff in your area of study, and other student leaders in the Faculty
  • Receive training and mentoring from experienced professional staff in the Faculty
  • Be recognised for your achievements through our Student Leadership Awards.



Interested in joining the Student Representative Program? Click here to find out more

Interested in contributing to the academic and student environment in your Department, School or Faculty? Click here to get in connect with your Student Representative