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Standing committee vacancies

Extended call

An extended call is underway for faculty and student vacancies on Senate's standing committees. Positions are being filled as applications are received, on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you are interested in filling a non-senator vacancy, please review the vacancies below and use the Apply button at the bottom of the page. If you know others who would make a valuable contribution to Senate's standing committees, please encourage them to apply. 

Note: If you are a senator interested in a vacancy, email your request to UFVSecretariat@ufv.ca. Senators are not required to complete a form.

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.


Vacancies

Below are the current non-senator positions available. Unless otherwise indicated, terms of office are two years, from August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2021. There are no staff vacancies at this time.

Academic Planning and Priorities Committee

  • Monthly meetings, Wednesdays, Week 3, 2:30-4:30pm
  • One faculty vacancy

Awards and Honours Committee

  • Four meetings on Wednesdays, Week 4, 2:30-4:30pm
  • One faculty vacancy

Faculty Standards Committee

  • Monthly meetings, Wednesday, Week 2, 2:30-4:30pm
  • One Applied & Technical Studies faculty vacancy

Graduate Studies Committee

  • Thursdays meetings, Week 3, 9-11am
  • Two graduate student vacancies
  • One faculty vacancy

Indigenization Committee

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

Senate Budget Committee

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

Senate Committee for Student Appeals

  • Monthly meetings, on Tuesdays, Week 3, 3-4:30 pm
  • One student vacancy

Senate Research Committee

  • Monthly meetings, on Thursday, Week 1, 9-11am
  • One graduate student vacancy

Senate Teaching & Learning Committee

  • Bi-monthly meetings, on Thursdays, Week 2, 2:30-4:30 pm
  • One faculty

Undergraduate Education Committee

  • Monthly meetings, on Friday, Week 4, 10am-12pm
  • One faculty vacancy

Expressions of interests are currently being accepted from faculty and staff, as well as undergraduate and graduate students, to serve on the standing committees of Senate. If you are interested in filling a vacancy, please review the vacancies below and use the Apply button at the bottom of the page. If you know others who would make a valuable contribution to Senate's standing committees, please encourage them to apply. 

The deadline for receipt of expressions of interest is 4:00pm on March 6, 2019.

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