Nominations open for positions on the Board of Governors & Senate

 

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 11:45am

Nominations are now being accepted for several positions on the OCAD University Board of Governors and the Senate.

Be a part of the two governing bodies that oversee how your OCAD University is operated.  Like two chambers of a heart, the Board of Governors and Senate, have their own beats to pump the lifeblood into your University.  Join this integral leading function of your University!

Positions available are:

Board of Governors

  • One (1) Alumni (External Member) position, for a three-year term.
  • One (1) Graduate Student position for a two-year term.
  • One (1) Undergraduate Student position for a two-year term.

Senate

  • Two (2) Faculty positions from the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary Studies for a two-year term.
  • Two (2) At-Large Faculty positions from any of the three faculties for a two-year term.
  • Two (2) Sessional Faculty positions from any of the three faculties for a one-year term. 
  • One (1) Graduate Student position for a one-year term.
  • Three (3) Undergraduate Student positions, one from each faculty, each for a one-year term.

For more information on the roles, responsibilities and nomination and election processes, please click on the appropriate link below:

Board of Governors Election Information and Nomination Forms

Senate Election Information and Nomination Forms

Still have questions?

  • Questions about the Board of Governors elections should be directed to Valerie De Souza, Manager, University Governance at 416-977-6000 Ext. 2853.
  • Questions about the Senate elections should be directed to Natalie Nanton, Coordinator, Academic Governance and Quality Assurance at 416-977-6000 Ext. 2856.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 11:45am

Nominations are now being accepted for several positions on the OCAD University Board of Governors and the Senate.

Be a part of the two governing bodies that oversee how your OCAD University is operated.  Like two chambers of a heart, the Board of Governors and Senate, have their own beats to pump the lifeblood into your University.  Join this integral leading function of your University!

Positions available are:

Board of Governors

  • One (1) Alumni (External Member) position, for a three-year term.
  • One (1) Graduate Student position for a two-year term.
  • One (1) Undergraduate Student position for a two-year term.

Senate

  • Two (2) Faculty positions from the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary Studies for a two-year term.
  • Two (2) At-Large Faculty positions from any of the three faculties for a two-year term.
  • Two (2) Sessional Faculty positions from any of the three faculties for a one-year term. 
  • One (1) Graduate Student position for a one-year term.
  • Three (3) Undergraduate Student positions, one from each faculty, each for a one-year term.

For more information on the roles, responsibilities and nomination and election processes, please click on the appropriate link below:

Board of Governors Election Information and Nomination Forms

Senate Election Information and Nomination Forms

Still have questions?

  • Questions about the Board of Governors elections should be directed to Valerie De Souza, Manager, University Governance at 416-977-6000 Ext. 2853.
  • Questions about the Senate elections should be directed to Natalie Nanton, Coordinator, Academic Governance and Quality Assurance at 416-977-6000 Ext. 2856.