Queen's University

For the Record: May 16, 2013

Thu, 05/16/2013


Faculty of Health Sciences

  • Laura A. Milne, Assistant Professor, Medicine-General Internal Medicine (May 1, 2013)
  • Muhammad Ayub, Associate Professor, Psychiatry (May 1, 2013)


Distinguished Service Award — Call for nominations

Queen’s faculty, staff and retirees are invited to nominate candidates for a Queen’s Distinguished Service Award. Inaugurated by the University Council in 1974, this award recognizes individuals who have made the university a better place through their extraordinary contributions. Recipients become Honorary Life Members of the council.

Recent changes to the University Council By-laws now enable Queen’s employees and retirees to nominate recipients, who will be recognized at the University Council Annual Dinner on Friday, Oct. 18.

Details and the nomination form are online. Or contact the University Secretariat: ucouncil@queensu.ca  or 613-533-6095.

Deadline: Sunday, June 30, 2013.


Expressions of interest to serve on the QUPC

The Senate Nominating Committee invites expressions of interest to serve on the Queen’s University Planning Committee (QUPC).

Under the Proposed Terms of Reference the Nominating Committee is seeking expressions of interest from the following:

  • 1 student (graduate or undergraduate)
  • 1 faculty/staff member who shall have demonstrated financial literacy (defined as the possession of knowledge and understanding of financial matters, including the ability to read and understand financial statements and knowledge of financial concepts used in budgeting for large organizations).

Details regarding the Queen’s University Planning Committee are online
Forms to apply are online
Deadline: May 24, 2013 at noon.

Renewal, tenure, and promotion applications

Under the terms of the collective agreement between Queen’s and Queen’s University Faculty Association for faculty, librarians and archivists, August 15 is the deadline for regular faculty to apply for renewal, tenure or promotion; librarians and archivists to apply for renewal, continuing appointment or promotion; and adjuncts to apply for promotion. Members must notify their unit head of their intent to apply for renewal, tenure, continuing appointment, or promotion by July 1.

Articles that refer to these procedures: Article 24 – Employment Equity; Article 30 – Renewal, Tenure and Promotion for Tenure-Track and Tenured Faculty Members; Article 31 – Renewal, Continuing Appointment
and Promotion for Librarian and Archivist Members; Article 32.6 Promotion for Adjunct Members.

Honorary degree nominations for 2014

Information and nomination forms for 2014 honorary degree nominations are available online or by phoning the University Secretariat at 613-533-6095.
Deadline for submission of nominations: Friday, August 9, 2013

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