Nominations and Appointments Committee


Updated 4 February 2014


Members


Ex-officio:

  • The Chancellor (Chair) (Ms Belinda Hutchinson AM)
  • The Deputy Chancellor (Mr Alan Cameron AO)
  • The Vice-Chancellor and Principal (Dr Michael Spence)
  • The Chair of the Academic Board (Associate Professor Peter McCallum)


Three Fellows of Senate who are external Fellows within the meaning of s9(9) of the University of Sydney Act and are appointed by Senate:

  • The Hon Verity Firth
  • Mr Kevin McCann AM
  • Ms Kate McClymont


Two Fellows of Senate elected by Senate:

  • Professor Marian Baird
  • Mr Alec Brennan AM


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.

Three Fellows of Senate who are external Fellows appointed by Senate have terms of office of two years and no member is to serve for more than two consecutive terms:

The Hon Verity Firth Term 1: 3 February 2014 – May 2016 Senate meeting
Mr Kevin McCann           Term 1: 7 May 2012 – 5 May 2014
Term 2: 5 May 2014 – May 2016 Senate meeting
Ms Kate McClymont Term 1: 3 February 2014 – May 2016 Senate meeting


Two Fellows of Senate, elected by Senate have terms of office of two years and no member is to serve for more than two consecutive terms:

Professor Marian Baird Term 1: 19 September 2011 – 7 May 2012 (filling a casual vacancy)
Term 2: 7 May 2012 – 5 May 2014
Term 3: 5 May 2014 – May Senate 2016 – or for so long as in office if shorter
Mr Alec Brennan  Term 1: 19 September 2011 – 7 May 2012 (filling a casual vacancy)
Term 2: 7 May 2012 – 5 May 2014
Term 3: 5 May 2014 – May Senate 2016