Opportunities - Senate

 

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FACULTY NOMINATIONS - SENATE STANDING COMMITTEE VACANCIES
NOMINATION PERIOD: Nominations will be opened again in February 2019

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

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COMMITTEE NAME (Link to Terms of Reference)TERM (S)ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Senate Academic Appeals Committee2 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020Faculty 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 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.
Senate Budget Committee3 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.
Senate Honorary Degrees Committee2 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.
Joint Senate Committee for NOSM1 Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

1 Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021
Faculty member elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.

One individual from Lakehead University with expertise in a health related area, elected by Lakehead Senate.
Senate Nominations Committee3 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020

1 Vacancy - Term commencing immediately to June 30, 2020
Full-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 Committee2 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021Full-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 immediately to June 30, 2021

1 NSERC Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

1 SSHRC Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

1 SSHRC Vacancy - Term commencing January 1, 2019 to June 30, 2019

2 CIHR Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021
Full-time faculty members, whom are CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC eligible researchers.
Senate Teaching and Learning Committee1 Faculty of Natural Resources Management Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

1 Faculty of Education Vacancy - Term commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021
One full-time faculty member from each faculty (except NOSM).
Senate Undergraduate Scholarships and Bursaries Committee2 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021Full-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 Committee2 Vacancies - Terms commencing July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021Full-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 April 3, 2018 by 1:00pm.

 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 2018.

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.

Senate

Eight meetings per year.

One and two year terms commencing July 1, 2018

Six full-time students

Senate Academic Appeals Committee

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

One year terms commencing July 1, 2018.

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 July 1, 2018.

Two undergraduate students and one graduate student.

Senate Academic Quality Assurance Sub-Committee

Meet monthly. From March to early May meetings occur every two weeks.

One year terms commencing July 1, 2018.

One undergraduate student and one graduate student.

Joint Senate Committee for the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM)

Meet approximately 8 times per year.

Up to a two year term commencing July 1, 2018.

One 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 July 1, 2018.

One student.

Senate Research Committee

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

One and two year terms commencing July 1, 2018.

Two 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 July 1, 2018.

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

Senate Undergraduate Studies Committee

Meeting frequency varies according to the number of calendar change requests referred.  When volumes are high there may be 25 meetings per year, ranging from 1.5 to 2 hours in length.

One and two year terms commencing July 1, 2018.

Two student members.

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