TREY employs several experts of student life, led by the Secretary General. The specialists of the Student Union work actively to influence matters at the University, in the city of Tampere as well as on the national level. Furthermore, they give counselling to students in their fields of expertise and organise trainings and events for the volunteers and associations of the Student Union. The specialists also draft matters for the Executive Board and work to support them in the decision-making.
The Secretary General is the head of the Student Union and presents matters and acts as a secretary in the meetings of the Executive Board, Council of Representatives and committees of the Student Union. The Secretary General develops the work of the Student Union, leads the advocacy, represents the Student Union and liaises with interests groups. The Financial and Administrative Manager manages the finances and administration of the Student Union and acts as the superior of the office staff. The Financial Secretary manages the day-to-day finances and accounting of the Student Union.
The office staff provides services for members and runs the day-to-day operations of the office. The office staff manage things such as the membership fees and issuing student cards, as well as the lending of items and booking of facilities.
The academic affairs sector helps you in matters related to studies, careers and the University.
The social welfare affairs sector helps you in matters related to income, housing, health, general well-being, equality, sports, urban politics and the environment.
The Specialist in International Affairs and Advocacy helps you in matters related to internationality and international students. Furthermore, the specialist coordinates the advocacy work of the Student Union.
The Student Union also has specialists who work with the associations, communications, the brand of the Student Union, tutoring and event production.
The merger coordinator played a key role in the work to merge the Student Union of University of Tampere (Tamy) and the Student Union of Tampere University of Technology (TTYY) into TREY.
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