Buildings and Estates Committee


Updated 7 July 2016


Members


Ex-offico:

  • The Chancellor (Ms Belinda Hutchinson AM)
  • The Deputy Chancellor (Mr Alec Brennan AM)
  • The Vice-Chancellor and Principal (Dr Michael Spence)


The Chair of the Buildings and Estates Committee who is a Fellow of Senate (not a staff member or student) and is elected by Senate:

  • Interim Chair Mr Alec Brennan AM


Two Fellows of Senate appointed by Senate after consultation by the Chair of the Committee with the Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor:

  • Ms Jordi Austin
  • Professor Chris Murphy


Two external members with appropriate professional expertise and experience appointed by Senate on the recommendation of the Chair of the Committee following consultation by the Chair with Fellows of Senate and others as appropriate. The Secretary to Senate will assist the Chair by seeking suggestions from Fellows of Senate when it is known that there is a position to be filled.

  • Ms Di Leeson
  • Mr Tony Sukkar


Senate may, on the advice of the Committee, or on its own volition, appoint additional members as required.


Terms of office

Note: All term limits are capable of waiver by Senate if recommended by the Nominations and Appointments Committee.

The Chair of the Buildings and Estates Committee has a term of office of two years and is not to serve for more than three consecutive terms:

Mr Alec Brennan
(Interim Chair)

Term 1: December 2015 – current term 

Two Fellows of Senate appointed by Senate after consultation by the Chair of the Committee with the Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor:

Ms Jordi Austin     Term 1: 3 February 2014 – May 2016 Senate meeting
  Term 2: May 2016 – May 2018 or for so long as in office
Professor Chris Murphy Term 1: July 2016 – 31 May 2017 or for so long as in office

Two external members with appropriate professional expertise and experience appointed by Senate on the recommendation of the Chair of the Committee following consultation by the Chair with Fellows of Senate and others as appropriate.

Ms Di Leeson

Term 1: May 2016 - May 2017

Mr Tony Sukkar  

Term 1: 21 June 2010 – 7 May 2012
Term 2: 7 May 2012 – 5 May 2014
Term 3: 5 May 2014 – 4 May 2016
Term 4: May 2016 – May 2017