It refers to a staff member designated by the corresponding University President who serves as a liaison representative among his/her university and the AUSJAL Executive Secretariat and Presidency, as well as the rest of the member universities, and the UCAB members of the AUSJAL thematic research networks. AUSJAL Representative’s major responsibility is to support the University President on the coordination and monitoring of those AUSJAL peer networks where the university has taking part, and to perform the common actions of the Association. The effectiveness on his/her role depends on permanent communication through electronic means, without excluding personal and/or institutional relationships.