Notice of staff elections to the Council: Summer 2012

Posted on 27/04/2012

There is currently a vacancy for one Elected Staff member on the Council as follows:

Member of the Academic Teaching Staff

This vacancy, which is for a member elected from among their own number by the academic teaching staff, arises with the expiry of Professor Anne Sheppard’s first term of office on 30 September 2012. Professor Sheppard was elected in November 2011 to fill a casual vacancy created by the resignation of the Professor Mary Fowler during her term of office.  Professor Sheppard is eligible to stand for re-election.

The term of office of the successful candidate, who will also sit on the Academic Board, will be from 1 October 2012 to 30 September 2015.

As defined in the College Regulations:

“The academic teaching staff” means all persons holding appointments of Professor, Reader, Senior Lecturer or Lecturer at the College”

If you are interested in serving on the Council, or would like to nominate a colleague, please refer to the online documentation at the message link below for guidance. You must send your nominations, in writing, on the appropriate nomination form, to the College Secretary’s Office. 

All nominations must include the names of a proposer and a seconder, and the nominee’s consent, together with a 150 word (maximum) statement about the candidate. 

All nominations must be received by the College Secretary’s Office (FE28) no later than midday on Tuesday 29 May 2012.

If more than one nomination is received an election will be held. The timetable for the elections will be:

Tuesday 29 May 2012 (midday): Closing date for the return of nominations

Wednesday 6 June 2012: Voting papers issued

Wednesday 20 June 2012 (midday): Closing date for return of voting papers

Friday 22 June 2012: Votes counted

Monday 25 June 2012: Result declared

Simon Higman, Registrar and Director of Operations

Message Links:


Link to nomination form - PDF 







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