Fellows of Senate

The Chair, Academic Board

Role and functions of the Chair, Academic Board as ex-officio Fellow of Senate

The Chair of the Academic Board:

(a) is responsible for managing and supervising the functions and business of the Academic Board;

(b) is the point of contact between the academic community of the University and:
(i) the Senate; and
(ii) the senior executive management of the University;

(c) subject to any delegations of authority approved by the Senate or resolutions of the Academic Board, may apportion authority for carrying out the functions of the Academic Board to other members of the Academic Board; and

(d) must present reports to the Senate about matters considered at meetings of the Academic Board held since the previous meeting of the Senate.