Executives

President
Amir Molaei

president@gsaconcordia.ca

Office Hourse (Tursdays 4-6 PM)

The President is the official spokesperson for the GSA, Chair of the Executive Committee and of the General Assemblies. He oversees the day-to-day management of the GSA, directs the implementation of Council resolutions, and is responsible for relations with other student communities, student governments, the university administration, and the general public. He prepares monthly reports, publishes an annual GSA report summarizing the GSA achievements during his or her term as well as outlining tasks resolved by Council. The president acts as the GSA representative to the Board of Governors of Concordia University. Additionally, he calls bi-weekly Executive Committee meetings, bi-weekly staff meetings, manages internal communications of the GSA and produces a monthly newsletter. The President also performs duties as outlined in the GSA By-Laws and Special By-Laws.

Vice President Internal
Aeisha Vyas

The Vice President Internal oversees and supervises the tasks of the Finance Manager. She is also responsible for arranging the orientation events during the year, helps to oversee internal managerial positions and recruit, interview, recommend to the Council the candidates for Graduate Student Representation on the University’s academic and administrative organs. Have some questions? Write to her at internal@gsaconcordia.ca

Vice President External
Aathi Prasath

“The VP External monitors the activities of Concordia and other universities, associations, and provincial student and non-student organizations by regularly representing GSA in their meetings, thereby checking its effects on Graduate Students at Concordia. He must also locate new opportunities,and build on existing relationships, with student unions and organizations. His other works also deals with working on sponsors for GSA events, health Insurance programs and also working with Student Life Program.”

Write to him at external@gsaconcordia.ca

Vice President Mobilization
Likith Kumar Reddy Chavva

The Vice President Mobilization oversees all mobilization work related to the GSA, including but not limited to General Assembly, posters flyers, recruiting volunteers, coordinating classroom visits, for all GSA activities and campaigns on campus. He manages relevant GSA (campaigns, international student, BDS, mobilization, etc.) committees and carries out any other duties pertinent to Vice-President Mobilization. VP Mobilization also performs duties as outlined in the GSA By-Laws and Special By-Laws.

Write to him at mobilization@gsaconcordia.ca.

Vice President Academic & Advocacy
Nafisa Tabassum Jamal

Write to her at academic@gsaconcordia.ca

The VP Academic and advocacy is responsible for sitting on the University Senate. Chair of the Appointments Committee consisting on a group of councilors who interview and consider applicants for university bodies. She represents the GSA at university meetings and committees, searches for feedback from students on academic conditions in departments and faculties and ensure that feedback is communicated to the appropriate university bodies and committees. She addresses academic issues related to Concordia’s graduate programs and inform students about academic resources and oversees Graduate Student Advocacy Initiatives and the advocacy manager position. She also organizes and conducts French classes for graduate students at the GSA every term.