Academic Board election staff nomination form

Term of Office: Under the Academic Board Regulations 2019 the term of office for a staff member is two years. The term will be from 1 January 2022 to 31 December 2023.

The composition of the Academic Board provides for:

  • five (5) positions for Level 1-8 Professional Staff candidates elected by Professional Staff
  • five (5) positions for Level 9 and above Professional Staff candidates elected by Professional Staff
  • fifteen (15) positions for Level A/B Academic Staff candidates elected by Academic Staff
  • fifteen (15) positions for Level C/D Academic Staff candidates elected by Academic Staff
  • twenty (20) positions for Level E Academic Staff candidates elected by Academic Staff

Vacancies remain for thirteen (13) level E Academic Staff candidates. If the nominations received exceed the number of required positions, an election will be necessary. In that event, staff will be advised and voting documentation will be made available to all eligible staff.

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 staff on the external voting election site during the voting period.

Nominees will also need to upload evidence of nomination by two staff (from the same category). This must be in the form of a saved email. * e.g., if you are a level E academic staff member your nominators need to be academic staff, but not necessarily another level E member.

Personal details
Other details
Staff 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 staff member on the Academic Board and any relevant skills and experience. (400 word maximum).
Candidate declaration
  • • I accept nomination for election in the staff member category, as described.
  • • I acknowledge that the above nomination is for a term ending 31 December 2023.
  • • 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 case 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 *
Validation

 

Confidentiality

The University respects your privacy. Any personal information collected by the University will be used only for the purposes of administering the election process which includes receiving nominations for candidates, the ballot and voting processes. The University will handle your personal information securely in accordance with its Privacy Policy. You may have the right to access personal information we hold about you, subject to any exceptions in relevant laws, by contacting us via email at elections@latrobe.edu.au The La Trobe University privacy policy can be viewed at: www.latrobe.edu.au/privacy/