Academic Board election student nomination form

Term of Office: Under the Academic Board Regulations 2019 the term of office for a student is one year. The term will be from 1 January 2023 to 31 December 2023.

If the nominations received exceed the number of required positions, an election will be necessary. In that event, students will be advised and voting documentation will be made available to all eligible students.

Further information regarding the Academic Board can be found on the Academic Board website

As part of the nomination process, nominees are required to create a profile and supply a high-quality professional image smaller than 8MB (150px x 150px portrait). This profile and photo will be viewable to all students on the external voting election site during the voting period.

Nominees will also need to upload evidence of nomination by two students from the same category of student as the nominee - this may be in the form of a saved email. * e.g. if you are a graduate research candidate your nominators must also be graduate research candidates.

Personal details
Other details
Student category *
Please provide a high-quality professional image (jpg or png) smaller than 8 mb (150 x 150 px portrait). Please name your file your Given Name initials and Last Name e.g. JWSmith.
(msg, doc, docx, pdf, jpg or png file type only. Max 8MB file size)
(msg, doc, docx, pdf, jpg or png file type only. Max 8MB file size)
Please detail why you are interested in the position of elected student member on the Academic Board and any relevant skills and experience. (400 word maximum).
Candidate declaration

  • • I accept nomination for election in the student member category, as described.
  • • In the case of an election being required, I have supplied a candidate statement (400 words maximum), and I understand that this statement will be published on the election website.
  • • In the of an election being required, I have uploaded a photograph and I understand that this photograph will be published on the election website.
  • • By acknowledging this declaration below, I confirm that I have read and understood and will abide by the requirements outlined above.

Declaration *


Privacy Statement

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