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Call for nominations: Two positions for Senate

The University Secretariat is seeking nominations for two (2) positions on Queen's Senate:

• 1 staff member, for a three-year term starting Sept. 1, 2019

• 1 faculty member, for a three-year term starting Sept. 1, 2019

What does Senate do?

The Senate is Queen’s highest academic governing body and makes decisions related to academic development and procedures, research, educational equity, honorary degrees, residence, and scholarships and student aid.

Wondering if you are eligible?

Almost all faculty and staff members at Queen's can be nominated, or nominate themselves, for Senate. Nomination forms and information about the nomination process are available online at http://www.queensu.ca/secretariat/elections or by contacting the University Secretariat at 613-533-6095.

Nominations need to be submitted to the University Secretariat, F300 Mackintosh-Corry Hall by 4 pm on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

In recognition of the value that diversity brings to governing bodies and in order to help us achieve the goal of building an inclusive community that reflects the diversity of Canadian society, individuals from equity seeking groups such as women, racialized groups, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons who identify in the LGBTQ+ community are encouraged to apply.

Contact the University Secretariat should you have any questions at 613-533-6095 or univsec@queensu.ca