Opportunities - Senate

FACULTY NOMINATIONS - SENATE STANDING COMMITTEE VACANCIES

NOMINATION PERIOD: Friday, February 7, 2020 to Thursday, February 27, 2020

The Senate Nominations Committee is welcoming nominations from faculty members at the Orillia and Thunder Bay campuses to fill the following vacancies:

 CLICK HERE FOR THE FACULTY SENATE STANDING COMMITTEES NOMINATION FORM 

COMMITTEE NAME (Link to Terms of Reference)TERM (S)ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Senate Academic Appeals Committee2 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023Faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee (SNC). The SNC should not nominate more than one faculty member from any Department or School.
Senate Academic Committee2 Senator Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022

1 Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022
Full-time faculty members who are Senators, elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee

Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.
Senate Budget Committee3 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.
Senate Honorary Degrees Committee1 Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.
Senate Nominations Committee3 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Executive Committee, with the objective that there be representation from across the Faculties and campuses, when possible.
Senate Organization Committee1 Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023Full-time faculty members who are or have been Senators, elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee. 
Senate Research Committee1 NSERC Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020

2 CIHR Vacancy - Terms commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023
Full-time faculty members, whom are CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC eligible researchers.
Senate Teaching and Learning Committee1 Faculty of Science & Environmental Studies Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023

1 Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023

1 Faculty of Business Administration Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023
One full-time faculty member from each faculty (except NOSM).
Senate Undergraduate Scholarships and Bursaries Committee1 Vacancy - Term commencing January 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022

2 Vacancies - Term commencing January 1, 2021 to June 30, 2021
Full-time faculty members, including 1 faculty member from Orillia when possible, elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.
Senate Undergraduate Studies Committee3 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.

STUDENT NOMINATIONS - UNIVERSITY GOVERNANCE

The Lakehead University Student Union is welcoming nominations from students at the Orillia and Thunder Bay campuses.  The deadline to submit a nomination is Friday, August 31.

 Student Governance Interest to Serve Form

Opportunities

Meeting Frequency/Terms

Eligibility Criteria/Remaining Vacancies

Judicial Panel

Meeting frequency varies depending on the number of appeals submitted.

One year terms commencing in the fall of 2019.

Seven full-time students (not being officers, nor Judicial Officers, of LUSU and not being full-time employees of the Student Union) and shall be in third year or later of University studies. must have an academic standing of B (70 to 79 percent) or better.

Senate

Eight meetings per year.

One and two year terms commencing immediately

Six full-time students

Senate Academic Appeals Committee

Meeting frequency varies depending on the number of academic appeals submitted.

One year terms commencing immediately

Seven full-time students (not being officers or full-time employees of LUSU).  Students should be from different disciplines or different professional programs and must have an academic standing of B (70 to 79 percent) or better.

Senate Academic Committee

Meet approximately once per month.  Meetings are two hours in length.

One and two year terms commencing immediately.

One undergraduate student and one graduate student.

Senate Organization Committee

Meet seven to ten times per year. Meeting are typically one and a half hours long.

Up to a two year term commencing immediately.

One student.

Senate Research Committee

Meet approximately ten times per year.  Meetings are typically two hours long.

One and two year terms commencing immediately.

One graduate student enrolled full-time.

Senate Teaching & Learning Committee

Meet monthly.  Meetings are normally 1.5 hours in length. This is a newly constituted Committee effective July 1, 2017 so the meeting frequency may change.

One and two year terms commencing immediately.

One Thunder Bay undergraduate student, one Orillia undergraduate student and one graduate student.

If you have questions or comments, or require any of these documents in a different format please contact the Office of the University Secretariat.