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Standing committee vacancies

Call for expressions of interest 

Expressions of interest are still being sought for faculty, staff, and student positions on the standing committees of Senate, for terms beginning August 1, 2020. Below is a list of the positions and a link to the form. If you know others who would make a valuable contribution to Senate's standing committees, please encourage them to apply. Positions are being filled as applications are received, on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Eligibility 

Below are the eligiblity requirements for students, faculty, and staff to apply for a Senate standing committee position. Refer to the Procedures for membership on Senate Standing Committees for full details.

Students must be presently enrolled at UFV in a least one credit course or designated by resolution of the Senate as as student.


Staff must be employed on a permanent or continuing contract with UFV, not an officer of the university, nor a faculty member.


Faculty must be a permanent or continuing instructor, lecturer, assistant professor, associate professor, professor, or in an equivalent position designated by the Senate. University Officers are not eligible as they are not designated 'faculty' by the Senate. Please refer to the Senate Bylaws (page 10).


Vacancies

Below is list of the available positions on the standing committees of Senate, for terms beginning August 1, 2020. Unless otherwise indicated, terms of office are for two years, until July 31, 2022.

Faculty Standards Committee

  • Monthly meetings, Wednesday, Week 2, 2:30-4:30pm
  • 1 Applied & Technical Studies faculty
  • 1 Science faculty
  • 1 Professional Studies faculty

Graduate Studies Committee

  • Monthly meetings, Thursdays, Week 3, 9-11am
  • 1 graduate student

Indigenization Committee

  • Five annual meetings: two in fall, two in winter and one in spring on Tuesdays 5:00-8:00pm
  • 1 self-identified Aboriginal student, recommended by SUS
  • 1 faculty 

Senate Budget Committee

  • Monthly meetings, Thursdays, Week 4, 2:30-4:30pm
  • 2 faculty

Senate Committee for Student Appeals

  • Monthly meetings, Tuesdays, Week 3, 3-4:30pm
  • 2 faculty

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