Terms of Academic Colleague and Alternate

Policy Category: 
Governance
Approved By: 
Senate
Effective Date: 
March 26, 1986; September 29, 2000; Revised December 7, 2011

COU Colleague and Alternate: Terms

Resolved that,

To recommend that Senate approve the following "Terms of the Academic Colleague and Alternate" Policy:

 (a) The Academic Colleague to the COU will be elected by full-time faculty for a three year term, serving a maximum of two consecutive terms.

 (b) If the Academic Colleague is elected to the COU Executive, he/she may be granted an additional 3 year appointment upon approval of Senate.
 (c) The COU Academic Colleague Alternate will be elected for a three year term, serving a maximum of two consecutive terms.
 (d) Terms of Office for Academic Colleague and Alternate begin July 1st and end June 30th.

*It is expected that both the Academic Colleague and Alternate work together as a team to ensure effective representation for Lakehead University at all COU meetings.