Information about upcoming and recent Elections for the University of Newcastle

Elections

Elections are conducted by the University Secretary (as Returning Officer) for various positions on University bodies (Councils, Committees, Boards etc). Many other bodies conduct their own elections for positions on those bodies. This site only deals with those elections undertaken by the University Secretary.

Election of Academic Staff to Academic Senate 

Elections were held for a number of positions on Academic Senate commencing from 1 January 2016. Two electronic ballots were held.

  • Download election results here.

Election of Postgraduate Students to NUPSA Executive Committee 

Elections were held to elect postgraduate students to the NUPSA Executive Committee commencing from 1 January 2016.

  • Download election results here.

Vacancies will be filled by appointment by the NUPSA Executive from 1 January 2016.

Election of Academic Staff to Faculty Boards 

Elections were held to elect Academic staff to the following Faculty Boards for positions commencing 1 January 2016:

  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment - 1 electronic ballot was held
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine
  • Faculty of Education and Arts - 1 electronic ballot was held

Download election results here.

Election of Student Member to Council  

A ballot was held to elect one student of the University to the Council for a term of 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016.

The successful candidate was Phill Johnson.

Election of Students to Faculty Boards 

Elections were held to elect students to each of the Faculty Boards:

  • Faculty of Business and Law - 2 electronic ballots were held
  • Faculty of Education and Arts - 2 electronic ballots were held
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine - 2 electronic ballots were held
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology - 1 x electronic ballot was held

The term for each elected position is 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016.

Download Election results here.

Election of Students to Academic Senate 

Elections were held to elect students to the Academic Senate for a term of 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016. Two electronic ballots were held.

Download Elections Results here.

Election of Students to the SSAFSCG 

Elections were held to elect students to the Student Services and Amenities Fee Student Consultative Group (SSAFSCG) for a term of 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016. Two electronic ballots were held.

Download Election Results here.

Appointment of Members to the University Committee on Environmental Sustainability (UCES) 

An EOI process was undertaken to appoint new members to the UCES commencing 1 January 2016.

  • Download results here.