The majority of IPPSSA Executive members are elected to a one-year mandate every April. Each position comes with a broad range of responsibilities and tasks. Directors are appointed by the executive later in the month for specific duties, while the first year representatives are elected at the beginning of the Fall Semester.
The President is the main spokesperson for IPPSSA. They oversee IPPSSA's overall mandate and work with the University administration and student organizations.
VP Academic (POL)
The VP POL represents students in the Political Science program. They run events such as MPSP and are responsible for all academic matters & advocacy.
Director of Social Affairs
The Director of Social Affairs oversees all social events organized by IPPSSA, including 101 Week and the Social Sciences Ball.
VP Philanthropic Affairs
The VP Philanthropic affairs is responsible for IPPSSA's charitable fundraisers, philanthropic campaigns, and events of an activist nature.
The VP Internal is responsible for the internal functions and governance of the Executive. They support other Executives, including the President.
VP Academic (EIL)
The VP EIL represents students in the Int'l Studies & Modern Languages program. They run events and are responsible for all academic matters & advocacy.
VP Academic (PAP)
The VP PAP represents students in the Public Administration program. They run events and are responsible for all academic matters & advocacy.
VP Francophone Affairs
The VP of Francophone Affairs oversees all activities and communications organized by IPPSSA while maintaining the status of IPPSSA as a bilingual organization, including translation and social events.
VP Equity & Activism
The VP Equity & Activism is responsible for representing marginalized groups, ensuring accessibility of events, and events of an activist nature.