University Senate - Officers of Senate

II. OFFICERS OF SENATE:

1. The Officers of Senate (“Officers”) shall consist of: Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, Vice-Secretary and Past Chair.

2. The following Officers shall be elected from among the elected Faculty members of the Senate for one-year terms or until their successor is appointed. The Chair and the Secretary are to be elected at the April meeting of Senate. The Vice-Chair and Vice-Secretary are to be elected at the October meeting of Senate. The Vice-Chair and Vice-Secretary will be expected to offer for the office of Chair and Secretary respectively.

3. The terms of office for Officers of Senate begin on May 16.

4. The Past Chair shall take office for a one-year term immediately upon completion of his/her term as Chair.

5. The Committee on Nominations shall provide nominations for vacant Officer positions. Following these nominations the Chair shall call for nominations from the floor. Voting in a contested election shall be by secret and preferential ballot.

6. In the event that an Officer resigns or the position otherwise becomes vacant, the Senate Steering Committee shall recommend to Senate a temporary replacement from amongst the Officers or elected Faculty representatives until the next scheduled election.

7. The Chair provides general oversight of the business of Senate and chairs meetings of Senate and the Senate Steering Committee.

8. The Secretary shall give notice of Senate meetings and record the minutes of these meetings and inform the University Community of the business of Senate by posting the agenda one week prior to each meeting and by distributing, no later than one week after each meeting a report of the motions and announcements made.

ELECTED BY: University Senate

DATE: April meeting

TERM: Chair, 1 year. Secretary, 1 year

Committee Elected By: 
Committee Active/Inactive/Obsolete: 

Committee Membership

Name Role Term Start End Comment
Mary Oxner Vice Secretary 1 Year 2019-07-01 2020-06-30 Faculty of Accounting and Finance
Bobbi Morrison Secretary 1 Year 2019-07-01 2020-06-30 Faculty of Marketing and Enterprise Systems
William Sweet Chair 1 Year 2019-07-01 2020-06-30 Faculty of Arts
Barry Taylor Secretary 1 Year 2018-07-01 2019-06-30 Faculty of Science
Adela Sandness Chair 1 Year 2018-07-01 2019-06-30 Faculty of Arts
Bobbi Morrison Vice Secretary 1 Year 2018-07-01 2019-06-30 Faculty of Business
William Sweet Vice Chair 1 Year 2018-07-01 2019-06-30 Faculty of Arts
Adela Sandness Vice Chair 1 Year 2017-04-01 2018-05-01 Faculty of Arts
Robert Kennedy Chair 1 Year 2017-04-01 2018-05-01 Faculty of Arts
Anne Murray-Orr Secretary 1 Year 2017-04-01 2018-05-01 Faculty of Education
Barry Taylor Vice Secretary 1 Year 2017-10-01 2018-05-01 Faculty of Science
Donna Trembinski Chair 1 Year 2016-10-01 2017-04-01
Laurence Yang Secretary 1 Year 2016-10-01 2017-04-01
Robert Kennedy Vice Chair 1 Year 2016-10-01 2017-04-01
Anne Murray-Orr Vice Secretary 1 Year 2016-10-01 2017-04-01
Donna Trembinski Vice Chair 1 Year 2015-10-01 2016-10-01
Laurence Yang Vice Secretary 1 Year 2015-10-01 2016-10-01
Rod Bantjes Vice Chair 1 Year 2014-10-01 2015-10-01
Deborah Graham Vice Secretary 1 Year 2014-10-01 2015-10-01
Emeka Oguejiofor Chair 1 Year 2014-05-01 2015-05-01
Petra Hauf Secretary 1 Year 2014-05-01 2015-05-01
Edwin DeMont Chair 1 Year 2013-05-01 2014-05-01
Rachel Hurst Secretary 1 Year 2013-05-01 2014-05-01
Charmaine McPherson Chair 1 Year 2012-04-01 2013-04-01
Neil Foshay Secretary 1 Year 2012-04-01 2013-04-01
William Sweet Chair 1 Year 2011-04-01 2012-04-01
David Young Secretary 1 Year 2011-04-01 2012-04-01
Terry O'Mahoney Vice Chair 1 Year 2009-04-01 2010-04-01
Joe Apaloo Chair 1 Year 2008-04-01 2009-04-01
Adela Sandness Secretary 1 Year 2008-04-01 2009-04-01
Elizabeth McGibbon Vice Secretary 1 Year 2008-04-01 2009-04-01
John Grant Secretary 1 Year 2008-04-01 2009-04-01
Mike Melchin Vice Chair 1 Year 2008-04-01 2009-04-01
John Cook Secretary 1 Year 2007-04-01 2008-04-01
Marilyn Gerriets Vice Secretary 1 Year 2006-04-01 2007-04-01
Margie Kennedy Vice Chair 1 Year 2006-04-01 2007-04-01
Doug Brown Vice Chair 1 Year 2006-04-01 2007-04-01 off
Jane Moseley Secretary 1 Year 2006-04-01 2007-04-01
Robert Zecker Chair 1 Year 2006-04-01 2007-04-01
Sherryl Vint Secretary 1 Year 2005-04-01 2006-04-01
Joe Norris Chair 1 Year 2005-04-01 2006-04-01
Judith Cormier Secretary 1 Year 2004-04-01 2005-04-01
Angie Kolen Chair 1 Year 2004-04-01 2005-04-01
Hope Graham Secretary 1 Year 2003-04-01 2004-04-01
Winston Jackson Chair 1 Year 2003-04-01 2004-04-01
Margaret MacQuarrie Secretary 1 Year 2002-04-01 2003-04-01
Tanya Titchkosky Chair 1 Year 2002-04-01 2003-04-01
Doris Gillis Vice Secretary 1 Year 2002-04-01 2003-04-01
Joanne Tompkins Secretary 1 Year 2001-04-01 2002-04-01
Bernard Liengme Chair 1 Year 2001-04-01 2002-04-01
Daniel Kane Secretary 3 Year 2014-06-01