Noticeboard

Designation by Senate
Promulgation of rules
Senate resolutions
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.


Senate resolutions

New compostion of Senate

In accordance with resolutions SEN_7/15_103 of 14 December 2015 and SEN-17/5-85 of 1 November 2017 from 1 December 2017, Senate’s composition will be as follows:

Position

Fellow

 Term of Office

3    Official Fellows

Chancellor

Vice-Chancellor

Chair of Academic Board

 

Belinda Hutchinson AM*

Dr Michael Spence AC*^

Associate Professor Tony Masters^

 

Elected Feb 2017 – Feb 2021

Appointed 1 Jul 2013 – 31 Dec 2020

Elected 1 Jan 2016 – 31 Dec 2019

2    Ministerially Appointed Fellows

Richard Freudenstein*

Dr Lisa McIntyre*

Appointed 1 Dec 2017 – 30 Nov 2021

Appointed 16 Aug 2017 – 30 Nov 2019

5    Senate Appointed Fellows

Jason Yat-Sen Li*

Karen Moses*

Peter Scott

Ilana Atlas*

Kate McClymont*

Appointed 1 Dec 2017 – 30 Nov 2021

Appointed 1 Dec 2017 – 30 Nov 2021

Appointed 15 Aug 2016 – 30 Nov 2019

Appointed 1 Dec 2017 – 30 Nov 2019

Appointed 1 Dec 2017 – 30 Nov 2019

5    Elected Fellows

2 Academic Staff

 

1 General Staff

1 Undergraduate

1 Postgraduate

 

Professor Marian Baird AO*^

Professor Chris Murphy*^

Jordi Austin^

Colin Whitchurch~

David Jordan*~

 

Elected 1 Jun 2017 – 31 May 2019

Elected 1 Jun 2017 – 31 May 2019

Elected 1 Jun 2017 – 31 May 2019

Elected 1 Dec 2016 – 30 Nov 2018

Elected 1 Dec 2016 – 30 Nov 2018

* University Alumni

^ University Staff

~ University Student


Senate’s Fellows webpage and Committee webpages will be updated from 1 December 2017.

Read the University’s press release.


Election notices

There are no current election notices.


Election results

Election of Chair of Academic Board

The election to determine the Chair of Academic Board for the 1 January 2018 through 31 December 2019 term of office has concluded.

The Returning Officer has confirmed the re-appointment of Associate Professor Tony Masters for a second term of office.


Election of staff and students to the Academic Board

The election of academic staff and students to membership of the Academic Board for terms of office commencing on 1 January 2018, has concluded. The outcomes of these elections are available on the Academic Board Elections website.


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