University Council

Council Appointments

Vacancy – member appointed by the Council

The University Council is the governing body of the University of Tasmania.  The Council currently includes 2 members appointed by the Minister for Education and 6 members appointed by the University Council.

The Chancellor of the University (the Honourable Michael Field AC) advises that there will be a vacant position on Council from 1 January 2015.  Under the University of Tasmania Act 1992, public notification of this vacancy is required.

Interested people are invited to nominate for appointment to Council. 

If you are considering nominating, you should obtain information on the role of the Council, its committee structure and its membership from the University Council website at  Alternatively you may request a copy of this information by contacting Belinda Webster on 6226 1852 or email

For further information please contact the Hon. Michael Field AC, Chancellor on 6226 1852.

Nominations are to be sent to the Secretary to University Council, Private Bag 51, Hobart, 7001.  Fax 6226 2923.  Email: closing date for nominations is Monday 12 January 2015.

Council appointments information form
Council appointments nomination form

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