Contact your Rep

Issues your Departmental Rep can help you with

Teaching and learning issues that Reps can assist with include

  • Raise issues relating to the experiences of students in lectures and tutorials(e.g. class sizes, location, timetable)
  • Liaise with Academic staff about assessment structures
  • Provide feedback to Departments about unit of study choice and availability
  • Provide feedback to students and staff about reader and text availability
  • Liaise with Professional staff about School and Departmental administrative matters
  • Any other issue that affects a department’s entire cohort, or a significant number of students

Departmental Rep contact details

Reps check the Issues for your Student Representative discussion board on your department or program’s Student Liaison Program Blackboard site. In addition, each Rep has access to a dedicated email account if you would prefer to email your comments, concerns or queries. Check the list below for the addresses. Note: an asterisk (*) indicates that the department or program is not participating in the Student Liaison Program at this time.

School of Economics

Department or Program Rep(s) Email
School of Economics Steven Chan

James Pyo

School of Letters, Art, and Media

Department or Program Rep(s) Email
Department of Art History and Film Studies Ryan Cigana

Caelin Kramer
Celtic Studies Program No Reps elected. Please contact if you are interested in taking on this role.
Digital Cultures Program Li (Aily) Jiang
Department of English Nathaniel Ballesta
Department of Linguistics Joshua Han
Department of Media and Communications Alison Xiao
Medieval and Early Modern Centre *    
Department of Performance Studies No Reps elected. Please contact if you are interested in taking on this role.
Department of Studies in Religion Breann Fallon
Writing Hub *    
School Reps for SLAM Nathaniel Ballesta

Joshua Han

School of Languages and Cultures

Department or Program Rep(s) Email
Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies Mirna Zeini

Perrin Walker
Asian Studies Program Helen Xing Wei
Department of Chinese Studies Jun Chang

Liliane Moothoo
European Studies Program No Reps elected. Please contact if you are interested in taking on this role.
Department of French Studies Christina Nguyen

Kristi Cheng & Lili Nyste
Department of Germanic Studies No Reps elected. Please contact if you are interested in taking on this role.
Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Madalyn Avramovic
Department of Indian Sub-Continental Studies *    
Department of Indonesian Studies Lauren Waring
International and Comparative Literary Studies Program Emily Fitria May
Department of Italian Studies Madison Hughes
Department of Japanese Studies Jun Chang

Liliane Moothoo
Department of Korean Studies No Reps elected. Please contact if you are interested in taking on this role.
Department of Modern Greek Studies No Reps elected. Please contact if you are interested in taking on this role.
Department of Spanish and Latin American Studies *    
School Reps for SLC Kristi Cheng

Emily Fitria May

Liliane Moothoo

Lili Nyste

School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry

Department or Program Rep(s) Email
American Studies Program Daniel Tasso
Department of Archaeology Joshua Azzi

Lara Tooby
Department of Classics and Ancient History Thomas Gardner

Elizabeth Richardson
Department of Gender and Cultural Studies Beth Nuttall

Christina Nguyen
Department of History Samantha Green
Department of Philosophy Lachlan Anderson
School Reps for SLOPHI Elizabeth Richardson

Christina Nguyen

School of Social and Political Sciences

Department or Program Rep(s) Email
Department of Anthropology No Reps elected. Please contact if you are interested in taking on this role.
Department of Government and International Relations Hope William-Smith

Emily Hill
International and Global Studies Program Joshua Tassell

Patrick Magee
Department of Political Economy Georgia Wolff

Timothy Seguna
Department of Sociology and Social Policy Lora Chen

Natalie Leung
School Reps for SSPS Natalie Leung

Timothy Seguna

Support for other issues

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences also provides comprehensive Student Administration Manuals that contain information about your enrolment, extensions and special consideration, exchange, and other student administration forms. In addition, the Faculty provides support for planning your studies and information on free services you can access Be Connected.

Undergraduate Students: Students’ Representative Council (SRC)

The Students’ Representative Council offers free, confidential advocacy and advice to undergraduate students on a range of issues, including

  • Academic appeals (over marks, show good cause and exclusions) and special consideration
  • Centrelink and financial issues
  • Tenancy issues
  • Discrimination and harassment issues

For more information visit the SRC’s help page to read one of their pamphlets, or email .

Postgraduate Students: Sydney University Postgraduate Representative Association (SUPRA)

The Sydney University Postgraduate Representative Association offers free, confidential advocacy and advice to postgraduate students on a range of issues, including

  • Academic appeals (coursework and research appeals, show cause complaints) and special considerations
  • Supervision and research issues, academic honesty, plagiarism
  • Centrelink and financial issues
  • Tenancy issues
  • Discrimination and harassment issues

SUPRA also provides legal assistance, tax help, and a range of publications to support PG students in their studies at the University of Sydney. For more information visit SUPRA’s help page, or email .

Contact your Faculty Reps

You can contact the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Student Faculty Representatives by sending an . Alternatively, you can visit their blog for updates.

Questions about the program

If you have a question about the program, please don’t hesitate to email for more information.