Reporter 419, 27 April 1998


The Senate's Committee on Nominations and Representatives will be meeting later this term to consider the filling of vacancies for Senate nominees in the membership of the following committees:

Honorary Degrees Committee

Committee on University Collections (one from an Arts-based area and one from a Science-based area)

Committee on Applications

Expeditions Committee

Committee on Promotional Chairs (vacancies for professorial representatives from the Faculties of Arts; Biological Sciences; Earth and Environment; Mathematics and Physical Sciences; Engineering; and Medicine, Dentistry, Psychology and Health)

Committee on Readerships (vacancies for representatives (who must be a Reader or Professor) from the Research Schools of Arts, Earth and Environment, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Dentistry, Psychology and Health)

Chair of the Referred Students Committee of the Faculties of Arts and BLESS

Chair of the Referred Students Committee of the Faculties of Earth and Environment; Engineering; Mathematics and Physical Sciences; Biological Sciences; and School of Psychology

Members of staff may put themselves forward for a vacancy (no seconder needed), express a general interest in serving on a University committee, or nominate others, with their consent, for consideration. In general Senate nominees need not be members

Full details of vacancies and procedures were circulated to all Heads of Resource Centres/Departments/Inter-Faculty and other Units/Services; and Deans on 22 April. Enquiries and nominations (by tlephone or in writing) may be made to Helen Benton