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Senate committee vacancies posted

The Senate Governance and Nominating Committee is inviting faculty, staff, and students to put their names forward for membership on Senate committees.  All existing vacancies are listed on the vacancies page.

  • Committee terms are usually for two years, with the number of meetings per year depending on the particular committee's area of responsibility;
  • Most terms will start September 1, 2016, but any exceptions are listed next to the committee name on the vacancies page;
  • Application forms are available on the Secretariat website for faculty, staff, and students.
  • NEW: You can apply for a Chair position if you are interested in serving as a committee chair. Chair vacancies are listed on the vacancies page and require a different application form.

Applications are due Feb. 10, 2016.

Senate committees discuss issues of broad interest to the academic community and make recommendations on policy and practice that are essential to the university's operations and evolution.  Committee work allows you to directly affect the way Queen's functions as a teaching and research institution, and as a community of scholars, students, and staff.

Contact senate@queensu.ca if you have any questions.