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Academic Senate Elections

Vacancies arising:

Outcome of Call for Expressions of Interest

The vacancies on the Student Experience Committee, for two positions nominated by Academic Senate, were:

  • 1 academic staff member
  • 1 academic staff member who is also a member of Academic Senate

for terms of office commencing 1 January 2020 and expiring on 31 December 2021.

Following the close of the Expression of Interest period on 2 December 2019, Academic Senate Nominations Committee in conjunction with the Chair of Student Experience Committee, considered the Expressions of Interest received. The following have been appointed as members of the Student Experience Committee:

  • 1 member from the Academic Staff membership of Academic Senate - Dr Heinrich Oosthuizen
  • 1 member of Academic Staff - Dr Mohammed Salahudeen

Outcome of Call for Expressions of Interest

The vacancy on the University Course and Unit Proposals Committee, for one member of academic staff nominated by Academic Senate, was for a two-year term of office expiring on 31 December 2021.

Following the close of the Expression of Interest period on 2 December 2019, Academic Senate Nominations Committee in conjunction with the Chair of University Course and Unit Proposals Committee, considered the Expressions of Interest received. Dr Sonya Stanford was appointed as a member of the University Course and Unit Proposals Committee.

Outcome of Call for Expressions of Interest

The vacancy on the University Learning and Teaching Committee, for one member of academic staff nominated by Academic Senate, was for a two-year term of office expiring on 31 December 2021.

Following the close of the Expression of Interest period on 2 December 2019, Academic Senate Nominations Committee in conjunction with the Chair of University Learning and Teaching Committee, considered the Expressions of Interest received. Dr Graham Wood was appointed as a member of the University Learning and Teaching Committee.

Outcome of Call for Expressions of Interest

The vacancies on the University Research Committee, for two positions nominated by Academic Senate, were:

  • 1 academic staff member who is also a member of Academic Senate (for a one-year term of office expiring on 31 December 2020)
  • 1 academic staff member who is also a member of Academic Senate (for a two-year term of office expiring on 31 December 2021)

Following the close of the Expression of Interest period on 2 December 2019, Academic Senate Nominations Committee in conjunction with the Chair of University Research Committee, considered the Expressions of Interest received. The following have been appointed as members of the University Research Committee:

  • Dr Louise Grimmer (to 31 December 2020)
  • Assoc Prof Karen Barry (to 31 December 2021)

Outcome of Call for Nominations

One Male Academic Staff Member on Academic Senate (Casual Vacancy)

At the close of the nomination period, on Monday 23 September 2019, no nominations were received for the casual vacancy for one male academic staff member from the College of Business and Economics on Academic Senate.

A further Call for Nominations was made on 15 November 2019. At the close of the nomination period, on 2 December 2019, there were no nominations received again.