Call for nominations for Academic Board

Call for nominations:One (1) VET Teacher

Background to election
A vacancy exists on the University's Academic Board for one VET Teeacher.  
The position will serve a one-year term beginning 1 January 2018 and concluding on 31 December 2018.

The proposer and seconder must be employed in the same category as the person being nominated and all must be currently employed at a time fraction of 0.5 or greater at Federation University Australia.  Retiring members are eligible to renominate for a maximum of three consecutive terms.

For further information about Academic Board please refer to Statute 2.2 - Academic Board (pdf, 32kb) and Regulation 2.2.2 Academic Board (pdf, 37kb); and for election procedures Statute 7.1 Elections Procedures (pdf, 54kb) and Regulation 7.1 Election Procedures Regulation (pdf,14kb).

Call for nominations
I call for nominations by and from Federation University Australia VET teaching staff for the following position:

VET Teacher - Academic Board

Closing date for nominations
The nomination form must be returned no later than 5.00pm on Friday, 22 December 2017.

Nominees may provide a supporting statement of no more than 250 words with their nomination form, to be distributed to members in the case of an election.

Completed nominations must be in the hands of the Returning Officer by no later than 5.00pm Friday, 22 December 2017.

We, the undersigned being VET Teachers of Federation University Australia, employed 0.5 or greater, hereby nominate for membership of Academic Board:

VET Teacher Nomination Form

Nomination forms can be returned by:

Emailed to academic.secretariat@federation.edu.au (Ms Shona Adams, Election Officer)
Lodged in the designated ballot box in the Academic Secretariat, First Floor, A Building, Room A110, Mt Helen Campus during office hours.
Mailed to Election Officer, Academic Secretariat, Federation University Australia, PO Box 663, Ballarat VIC 3353

Voting Arrangements
If there is more than one nomination, an election will be held by a secret ballet from 9.00am Monday, 8 January 2018 to 5.00pm Friday, 12 January 2018. Voting papers will be distributed to Academic Board Members.