To read about the 2021-2022 GPSG Executive Board Candidates, their candidate biographies and candidate statements can be found here.
The University of Pittsburgh Graduate and Professional Government is currently seeking candidates to fill the GPSG Executive Board offices for the 2021 – 2022 Academic Year with positions beginning in May 2021. This opportunity is open to all University of Pittsburgh graduate students regardless of prior experience in student government or graduate student organizations. Officer positions are eligible to receive a stipend, contingent upon University policy.
Available positions include President, VP of Committees, VP of Communications, VP of Finance, and VP of Programming. For a complete explanation of the responsibilities of each Executive Office, please see the GPSG Bylaws. For more information about GPSG, we invite you to explore the rest of our website.
Applying to be a Candidate
To qualify as a candidate, you must be enrolled in or accepted to begin graduate or professional school at the University of Pittsburgh during the Fall 2021 semester.
To apply, you must submit the following materials via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) by February 26th, 2021
- Candidate Biography
- Tell us a bit about yourself: school, undergraduate university, and your leadership experience
- Brief Candidate Statement
- Please tell us about your plans for what you will do in this position
- Candidate Picture
The combined length of the candidate statement and candidate biography must be 500 words or less. The statement, biography, and picture will be displayed on the candidate pages on the GPSG website. The brief candidate statement will be displayed on the voting page.
- Make sure you are logged into your Pitt account
- Vote on the Qualtrics form via the link here: https://bit.ly/3kUKchc