University Secretariat and Legal Counsel

University Secretariat and Legal Counsel

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Senate Categories and Eligibility

Categories Eligibility

Staff:

3-year term

All employees of the University who work a minimum of 14hrs. per week and who are not members of faculty are eligible to nominate, to be nominated and to vote.

Students:

Terms for students are two years except for two 1-year positions in Arts & Science, and two 1-year positions in Business.

Student Senators shall be elected by their respective student societies.

Faculty:

3-year term

Faculty shall be elected by their respective Faculty or School, except for 1 Faculty-at-Large position.

Faculty members falling into one of the categories below are eligible to nominate, to be nominated and to vote:

  • Tenured or tenure-track;
  • Term or continuing adjunct;
  • Adjunct 1
  • Non-renewable or special appointment, including Special Geographically Full-Time;
  • Librarian or archivist;or
  • Joint or cross appointment;

All of the above terms shall have the meaning ascribed to them, where applicable, by the terms of the Collective Agreement with the Queen's University Faculty Association, as in place from time-to-time.