Responsibilities of committee personnel

The most important influence on the successful operation of the Committee is the composition: Chair and membership. The participants of the committees create a committee culture where members are forthcoming with their contributions to the decision making process and, in turn, feel that their contributions are valued.

In accepting an appointment to membership of a La Trobe committee, you effectively make a commitment to the University as a whole. As much of committee participation is adjunct work, it is important to ensure that it is a rewarding experience for all and that you feel that your contributions make the difference. The responsibilities for Committee personnel are outlined for each of the following.