Senate By-election – Winter 2019: Call for Nominations extended!
Nominations will be accepted for 1 faculty representative (non-voting) Faculty of Business and Professional Studies representative on the Capilano University Senate. The term for this seat will conclude on July 31, 2021.
Nomination forms – Nomination Form – Faculty Senate Election – Winter 2019 (pdf) - should be submitted to the Registrar's Office (Birch Building, room BR230) by 4 p.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020.
Note: Please type information directly into the form to ensure legibility, then print it, sign it and have it co-signed by three members of your constituency as defined in the University Act.
|Winter 2019 Senate Election timeline|
|Tuesday, Nov. 19||Call for nominations|
|Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 (4 p.m.)||Call for nominations closed||EXTENDED|
|Monday, Jan. 13||Orientation (by request)|
|Friday, Feb. 7 (12:01 a.m.)||Voting OPEN||One week|
|Thursday, Feb. 13 (11:59 p.m.)||Voting CLOSED|
|Tuesday, Feb. 18||Election results announced||Posted in two working days|
For definitions and election rules and procedures, please see the Capilano Senate Election Procedures (pdf).
As per the University Act, the Senate is composed of:
(a) the chancellor;
(b) the president, who is its chair;
(c) the academic vice president or equivalent;
(d) the deans of faculties;
(e) the chief librarian
(f) the registrar;
(g) two faculty members for each faculty, elected by faculty members or the faculty;
(h) four students elected by students;
(i) one alumni member who is not a faculty member, appointed by the president on nomination by the alumni association;
(j) two support staff elected by the support staff;
(k) one non-voting member of the senate, if appointed to the senate by the board to serve for one year.