The 2018-2019 NSGSA Executive Elections for the Department of Nutritional Sciences (DNS) are now open!

This is your opportunity to gain valuable leadership experience, learn more about the DNS administration and make a positive contribution to your graduate experience!

Many of the current representatives are moving on next year, so most of the 17 Executive positions are currently wide open for nominations, the exception is the Treasurer and the First Year Representative positions. The First Year Representative position will be elected from the incoming students in September.

A description of each positions’ responsibilities can be found in the links below:



(2 year term)



Graduate Students Union (GSU) Representative

Faculty of Medicine (FoM) Representative

CUPE Representative

Community Liaison
(2 positions)

Social Representative
(2 positions)

Hospital Representative
(2 positions)

Mentorship Representative

First Year Representative
(Elected in September)

To apply you’ll be required to fill the following information in our Nomination form:

  • Your full name
  • Your degree (i.e. MSc or PhD)
  • The position you are interested in (list up to your top 3 choices)
  • A short paragraph about yourself and what you hope to bring to the NSGSA (a few lines maximum)
Nominations will be open until Friday May 11th at 5 pm.

Candidate statements will be posted on the NSGSA website, and elections will occur in seminar on May 17th.

We look forward to receiving your nominations!

-NSGSA 2017-2018 Executive Team