Academic Governance

Academic Senate Elections

Outcomes of Calls for Nominations

Election of Three (3) Female Academic Staff Members to the Academic Senate

At its 21 February 2014 meeting Academic Senate endorsed proposed changes to Ordinance 13 – Academic Senate to amend its elected Academic Staff membership to twelve elected Academic Staff Members (six female and six male). The proposed amendments were approved by Council at its 28 March 2014 meeting.

The terms of office for the following six elected female Academic Staff members expire on 31 December 2014: Dr Megan Alessandrini, Dr Andrea Carr, Assoc Prof Kate Crowley, Dr Renee Dwyer, Prof Emily Hilder and Assoc Prof Janette Radford.

Nominations for three positions closed on 8 December 2014. At the close of nominations six (6) nominations were received. An election is underway to elect three (3) female Academic Staff members to Academic Senate. The ballot closes at 5.00pm on Tuesday 23 December 2014 and is available from:

The members ballot page.

Information regarding the candidates can be found below:

Election of Three (3) Male Academic Staff Members to the Academic Senate

At its 21 February 2014 meeting Academic Senate endorsed proposed changes to Ordinance 13 – Academic Senate to amend its elected Academic Staff membership to twelve elected Academic Staff Members (six female and six male). The proposed amendments were approved by Council at its 28 March 2014 meeting.

The terms of office for the following five elected male Academic Staff members expire on 31 December 2014: Dr Julian Dermoudy, Dr Richard Doyle, Dr John Kenny, Dr Adam Russell and Prof John Tisdell.

Nominations for three positions closed on 8 December 2014. At the close of nominations four (4) nominations were received. An election is underway to elect three (3) male Academic Staff members to Academic Senate. The ballot closes at 5.00pm on Tuesday 23 December 2014 and is available from:

The members ballot page.

Information regarding the candidates can be found below:

Vacancies on Committees to be filled by Election by Academic Senate for 2015

In accordance with the Academic Senate's procedures for elections, notice has been given of vacancies on committees for which elections by Academic Senate are required. The vacancies arise as of 1 January 2015.

Nominations for the positions closed 5 December 2014. The outcome of the call for nominations will be advised shortly.

Election of Standing Academic Committee

At the close of nominations, on Friday 3 October 2014, for positions on the Standing Academic Committee no nominations were received for the positions of

  • One elected Dean
  • One elected member from the Chairs of Faculty Boards
  • One elected Head of School or Director of National Centre
  • One elected Student President

The outcome of the further call for nominations will be advised shortly.