One or more representative are elected by the PhD students of each doctoral program. PhD delegates can also be elected to assist the PhD representative in their tasks. The mandate lasts until the earlier of 2 years or the date of graduation.
The main roles are:
- Participation in the meetings of the doctoral program committee
- Participation in the doctoral commission meetings (Cdoct)
- Participation in the biannual meeting with the direction of the Doctoral school
- Liaison person between the doctoral school and programme and PhD students
- Organization of events
- Course suggestion
More info can be found on the EDOC website, where a list of the PhD student representatives is available per doctoral program.