Candidate to the Nominating Council

Nominating Council

Number of positions: 1 Chairperson, 4 Members, 2 Alternates
Term of mandate: fall term 2023

The nominating council prepares the elections held at the Representative Assembly. This means the nominating council interview candidates for internal positions of trust, such as the board and the fulltimers. After the interviews they nominate one person per position, or decide to propose to leave it vacant. The main responsibilities are preparing role descriptions, requirement profiles, cases, conducting interviews, discussing and analysing candidates, and preparing recommendations for the Representative Assembly.

The mandate and responsibilities of the Nominating Council is regulated in the statutes of the student union (§7) and in the by-laws, chapter 11. You can find the statutes and the by-laws along with other steering documents here. You can also find more information about the role of Nominating Council member in the Active Member’s Handbook.

If you have any questions about the work of the Nominating Council, send an email to or come by the student union house during our drop-in hours: 11 AM-1 PM, Tuesdays & Thursdays at Sandgatan 9!