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Notices of Election

Staff Fellows of Senate

In accordance with the University of Sydney By-law 1999, NOTICE is hereby given that the election of two Academic Staff Fellows of Senate and one Professional Staff Fellow of Senate will be held on Friday 26 April 2019. The election of the Academic Staff Fellows will be by and from the academic staff and the election of the Professional Staff Fellow will be by and from the professional staff of the University of Sydney.

These appointments are for the term of office commencing 1 June 2019 through 31 May 2021 inclusive. The election will be conducted by means of an electronic ballot commencing at 9am on Friday 12 April and closing strictly at 4pm on Friday 26 April 2019. An invitation to participate in this ballot will be sent electronically to eligible voters on the commencement date.

Nominations for election are invited from full-time and part-time members of the academic or professional staff of the University (as appropriate); please note that this excludes staff employed on a casual basis as well as affiliates. Nominations are to be received strictly by 12:00 noon on Monday 25 March 2019 using the nomination form. This form can be obtained by contacting David Pacey, Secretary to Senate, via or phone +612 9351 4839.

The official notices of election are available from the links below:

Election timeline
Event Date
Nominations open 11 March 2019 (9.00am)
Nominations close 25 March 2019 (12.00 noon)
Ballot material issued 12 April 2019 (9.00am)
Ballot closes 26 April 2019 (4.00pm)
Ballots counted 27 April 2019

It is the responsibility of candidates and nominators to ensure that the nomination procedures are followed and that they abide by the Election Candidates Conduct Procedures 2017.


Election results

Election of student members of the Academic Board

Elections for student members of the Academic Board for a term of office from 1 January 2019 through 31 December 2019 were held on 13 November 2018. Results in these elections have been declared and are available on the Academic Board elections website.


Election of Undergraduate Student Fellow of Senate

An election for one undergraduate Fellow of Senate was held on 2 October 2018. There were 34,745 persons eligible to vote and 3514 valid ballots were received.

The following candidate has been declared elected for a two-year term of office commencing on 1 December 2018 and concluding on 30 November 2020:

Mr Francis Tamer

Declaration Notice

The tally sheet for the Undergraduate Student Fellow of Senate election is available here.


Election of Postgraduate Student Fellow of Senate

An election for one postgraduate Fellow of Senate was held on 2 October 2018. There were 25,942 persons eligible to vote with 1575 valid ballots received.

The following candidate has been declared elected for a two-year term of office commencing on 1 December 2018 and concluding on 30 November 2020:

Ms Elizabeth Miller

Declaration Notice

The tally sheet for the postgraduate Student Fellow of Senate election is available here.


Election of staff members of the Faculty and Faculty Board of the Faculty of Medicine and Health

The final results of the staff elections to the Faculty of Medicine and Health for the term of office 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019 are now available here for academic staff and here for professional staff.


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

The results of the student elections to faculties, faculty boards, University schools and University school boards for the term of office 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019 are now available here for faculties and faculty boards and here for University schools and University school boards.