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Membership, Elections and orientation 

2017-2018 Academic Council Membership with terms

For information or bios on faculty members please visit the Faculty Affairs website HERE

Human Sciences Faculty link: http://www.nosm.ca/about_us/organization/faculty_affairs/general.aspx?id=14288 

Medical Sciences Faculty link: http://www.nosm.ca/about_us/organization/faculty_affairs/general.aspx?id=1056


Nominations for faculty members on Academic Council are now open.

If you are aware of faculty who may be interested please encourage them to submit a nomination.  Alternatively, if your term is expiring in June of 2018 and you are interested in renewing it or applying please submit a nomination form.   If you are unsure if your current term is expiring that information is available under Membership. 

Procedures and Timeline

·  Nomination Period (February 20 to March 9)

·  Voting Period (if necessary) (Mar 13 - 16 noon)

·  Election Results – posted when available

To be eligible candidates shall:

1.     be nominated by one or more members of Academic Council or within their Division;

2.     be eligible faculty including both full time and stipendiary faculty from all Divisions

3.     be learners registered as full‐time students in good academic standing  

The terms will run for 3 years (July 1 to June 30) with the exception of Learners and Postgraduate Trainees (2 years (July 1 – June 30)  

·  Bio / Electoral text of candidates (may be required for election)

For Information about the Academic Council please see http://www.nosm.ca/about_us/governance/general.aspx?id=241&ekmensel=c580fa7b_100_106_241_1

·  Academic Council Constitution (Section Membership)

·  Nominations and Elections Policy

Please submit your candidacy here:  ONLINE SUBMISSION

**Attendance and quorum is essential to conduct the business of Academic Council, therefore please review the dates for the future Academic Council meetings.  Meeting information

All questions can be directed to gkennedy@nosm.ca  or 705-662-7206.

Academic Council Appeals Committee - Open until Filled

**Interested candidates to email gkennedy@nosm.ca

Governance and Nominations Committee - Open until Filled

** Must be a current member of Academic Council

  • Terms of Reference HERE


This webpage will contain a collection of documents and policies passed by the Academic Council, as well as associated procedures and guidelines which are currently in effect. This PDF collection is intended to function as a convenient reference. Although the Office of the Secretary for the Academic Council updates this site on a regular basis, it is impossible to ensure complete accuracy at all times. Therefore, the Office does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of this electronic collection. In the event of any discrepancies between the policy documents formally passed and the PDF versions published via NormedNet, the former shall be the governing version.

To ensure that you have the final approved version or if you need to rely upon the latest of the policies for legal and other purposes please obtain a copy of the official version of the policy by writing to the Office of the Secretary at:

Secretary to the Academic Council:
Ms. Gina Kennedy, DTM

Tel: 705- 662-7206
Fax: 705-671-3830
Email: gina.kennedy@nosm.ca


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