IEEE Student Branch University of Patras
All officers and chairs should work in the best interest of the local members and assist in general leadership roles. Officers are expected to attend officer meetings and provide regular reports to the chairperson. They should also be active in chapter activities and represent the section professionally.
The Branch Counselor is a University or College faculty member or instructor, active in the IEEE, who serves as an advisor to the Branch and its student officers. As the student officers may change annually, and sometimes more often, the Branch Counselor lends a sense of continuity to Branch affairs. Additionally, the Branch Counselor acts as a liaison with IEEE Headquarters and should be familiar with all aspects of Branch operations.
The job of an IEEE Chapter Chair is to manage the operations of the Chapter in the best interest of the local members and to provide leadership, guidance and a sense of purpose for other volunteers. The chair is responsible to ensure all other officers are performing their responsibilities to the best of their ability.
The primary function of an IEEE Section Vice Chair is to assist the Chapter Chair in managing the operations of the Chapter in the best interest of the local members and to provide leadership, guidance and a sense of purpose for other Section volunteers. The vice-chair is in charge of Engineer’s day and also the chairperson of the IEEE advisory board.
The IEEE Chapter Secretary is an integral part of the Chapter’s Executive Committee. The Secretary manages the records and correspondence of the Chapter. Written summaries of the Chapter and Sub-unit activities provide an important record of events and decisions made throughout the year.
The section treasurer is tasked with maintaining the bank accounts and budget of the section. This office will also be responsible for any fund raising efforts.
The job of the member officer is to assist officers and student branch either with his organizing skills, or with his public relationship skills.