Call for nominations to fill a faculty member vacancy on the Vancouver Senate

To: Faculty in Vancouver

A vacancy has opened for one representative of the joint faculties to serve on the Vancouver Senate for the remainder of the 2014–2017 triennium (a term ending August 31, 2017).

This email is a call for nominations in a by-election for the vacant position. All faculty members from the Vancouver Campus are eligible to nominate, run, and vote in this election.

For the purposes of this election, “faculty member” is defined as any one holding the rank of professor (any grade), professor of teaching, instructor (any grade), or 12-month lecturer.  Please note that sessional instructors and emeritus, clinical, adjunct, and honorary professors are not eligible.

Nominations are now open and close on Friday, February 26, 2016 at 4:00 pm. If required, an election will be held online via the WebVote system in late March.

To request a nomination form or for more information, please contact Stephanie Oldford at


Kate Ross
Associate Vice-President, Enrolment Services and Registrar