Brayden Whitlock

Edmonton - Wetaskiwin

 

Elected and Appointed Offices and Public Service

 

Here is a list of many of Whitlock's involvements in the past 4 years that don't fit in other categories on this site. Each section is in chronological order with most recent at the top.




Elected Offices


Voting Member, General Faculties Council

University of Alberta

The highest academic governing body of the university.

(Second Term)


Councillor, Graduate Students’ Association (Elected)

University of Alberta

Represent graduate students to the provincial government, the university, and the community.

(Third Term)


President, Physiology Graduate Students’ Association (Elected)

University of Alberta

Oversee the executive team and push for positive changes in university and outside governance

(Third Term)





Current Committees


Academic Planning Committee

University of Alberta


Graduate Student Advisory Committee

Faculty of Medicine

University of Alberta


Graduate Programs Committee

Student Representative

Faculty of Medicine

University of Alberta





Service Work


2015-Present 

Present Founder and President, Public Science Institute

Manage the Board and Executive Leadership.

Ensure sustainable growth.

Facilitate science advocacy and literacy.

(PublicScienceInstitute.org)


2013-Present 

Founder and Chair, Leadership Department

Golden Key International Honour Society, U of A

Oversee 8 projects and a team of 50 program administrators to promote leadership and use the skills we develop in our members and in others to benefit the community.


2012-2015 Medical First Responder, Saint John Ambulance

Volunteer at local events to provide care to the sick and injured.

Stay up to date with continual training and recertification.


2013-2014 

Health and Safety Liaison, Saint John Ambulance

Advocate for health and safety among members.

Write health and safety newsletters.


2013- 2014 

Physiology and Life Sciences Tutor

Department of Physiology at UAlberta and private.

Tutor undergraduate students in science programs.


2013 

Classroom Visits Coordinator, Let’s Talk Science

Facilitate grad student presentations to high school and elementary school students about science.


2012-2013 

Mentor, Undergraduate Physiology Student’s Association

University of Alberta

Help a junior student make academic and career choices and answer questions about the program.


2011-2013 

Founder & Chair, Charity Fundraising Committee

Golden Key International Honour Society, U of A

Work with small and large groups of U of A students.

Supervise and mentor leaders & teams raising money for charities.


2011-2013 

Literacy Advocate & Tutor, Frontier College

Work with individuals or small groups of children to

develop reading, writing, and communication skills.