Noticeboard

Designation by Senate
Promulgation of Rules
Election Notices
Election Results

Designation by Senate

In accordance with section 3 of the University of Sydney By-law 1999 (NSW) an official University notice board means a notice board (including any electronic notice board) designated as such by the Senate.

Under resolution SEN-16/6-110 of 12 December 2016, the University of Sydney Senate has designated that the University’s official noticeboard is this page found online at sydney.edu.au/secretariat/noticeboard

The Secretary to Senate may use this electronic noticeboard to publish official notices of Senate from time to time.


Promulgation of Rules

In order to fulfill the requirement under section 6 of the University of Sydney By-law 1999 (NSW) to promulgate rules; rules made by the Senate are published on the University's Policy Register, which is linked from this official noticeboard.

The current Senate Rules, along with other governing documents, are detailed on the Secretariat's Governance Instruments page.


Election Notices

Academic Board elections

Academic staff and student elections are being conducted from Monday 25 September 2017 to fill available vacancies on the Academic Board for a term of office commencing on 1 January 2018, as required under the University of Sydney (Academic Board) Rule 2017 and the Election Procedures 2017.

Nominations from eligible academic staff and students are now open and will close at 4pm on Monday 9 October 2017.

For more information on the available positions, including the number of positions, the allocation of positions to specific categories of staff and students, and the term of office, is available from the Academic Board elections website. This site also includes information on how to self-nominate, as well as the nomination form.

Where required, an electronic ballot for all elections will commence on Monday 16 October 2017 and close at 4pm on Monday 30 October 2017.


Election Results

Election of staff and students to faculties, faculty boards, University school and University school boards

The election for staff and students to faculties, faculty boards, University school and University school boards was held in Semester 2, 2017 for a term of office to commence on 1 January 2018 in the following categories:

Academic and Professional Staff

Membership of the following faculty boards:

  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • The University of Sydney Business School
  • Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Science

For information regarding the outcome of these elections, visit the staff elections website.

Students

Membership of faculties, faculty boards, University schools and University school boards in the following faculties and University schools:

  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • The University of Sydney Business School
  • Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Science
  • Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning
  • Sydney Conservatorium of Music
  • Sydney Law School

Membership of the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Sydney Medical School
  • Sydney Nursing School
  • Faculty of Pharmacy

For information regarding the outcome of these elections, visit the student elections websites:

  • For the faculties of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing & Midwifery and Pharmacy, click here.
  • For all other faculties and University schools, click here.

University Senate Elections

The election for Staff Fellows of Senate was held in Semester 1, 2017 for a term of office to commence on 1 June 2017 in the following categories:

  • two Fellows of Senate by and from the academic staff
  • one Fellow of Senate by and from the professional staff

For information regarding the elections visit the Senate election website