Senate

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - Senate standing Committee vacancies - deadline September 10, 2015 by 4:30pm

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

 CLICK HERE FOR THE SENATE STANDING COMMITTEES INTEREST TO SERVE FORM

COMMITTEE NAME (Link to Terms of Reference)

TERM (S)

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Senate Academic Appeals Committee

1 Vacancy - Term commencing immediately through June 30, 2017

Faculty members, elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.  The Senate Nominations Committee should not nominate more than one faculty member from any Department or School.

Senate Academic Committee

 1 Vacancy - Term commencing immediately through June 30, 2016

 Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.

Senate Undergraduate Studies Committee

 1 Vacancy - Term commencing immediately through June 30, 2018

 Full-time faculty members elected by Senate on the recommendation of the Senate Nominations Committee.

 

 

Call for Honorary Degree Nominations

The Senate Honorary Degrees Committee invites all members of the Lakehead University community to submit nominations for honorary degree recipients to be awarded at Convocations in Thunder Bay and Orillia.

Lakehead University grants an honorary degree to individuals who have accomplished extraordinary achievements and remarkable service and who support the values of advanced learning and the pursuit of knowledge.

CLICK HERE to access more information about honorary degrees.

Please CLICK HERE to download a nomination form.

CLICK HERE to complete the nomination form online.

Qualifying nominees will be considered at an In-Camera meeting of Senate during the fall term and those approved will be added to the Senate Approved Honorary Degree Nominees List.

Please send your nominations to:

University Secretariat
Lakehead University
955 Oliver Road, UC 2004
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 5E1

Names placed on the Senate Approved Honorary Degree Nominees List shall remain there for a period of three years, after which time, if the nominee has not been selected or re-nominated, the name may be removed from the list.

 

Roberts' Rules

For a quick review of Roberts' Rules visit - http://www.robertsrules.org/

The Senate By-laws can be accessed from the link on the upper left side of this page.