Nominations are invited from eligible academic staff members for election as Chair to Academic Senate for the term 1 July 2020 to 30 June, 2022.
The role of the Chair of Academic Senate is to provide leadership and direction to the Senate ensuring that its meetings function efficiently and effectively and that the Senate’s responsibilities as set out in the Terms of Reference are fulfilled. In addition, the Chair of Academic Senate is a member of the University Council, Honorary Awards Committee and the Chancellor Robert Hope Memorial Prize Selection Committee. Additionally, the Chair’s role also holds positions on various UOW Committees.
In accordance with the Academic Senate Electoral Rules, any Associate Professor or Professor is eligible to nominate for and stand in the election if their name appears on the Roll of Associate Professors and Professors of the University.