CAUT nominations open

by Faculty Association | Filed under December 2015, Gazette.

Nominations are being actively sought for election to the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) Executive Committee, namely: President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Chair of the Collective Bargaining and Economic Benefits Committee, Chair of the Librarians’ and Archivists’ Committee, Co-Chair of the Equity Committee (1), Representative-at-Large (Aboriginal), Representative-at-Large (Francophone), Representative-at-Large (Quebec) and two Representatives-at-Large (General). The deadline for nominations is March 1, 2016.

Nominations are also being sought for election to positions on four CAUT Standing Committees: Academic Freedom and Tenure Committee (two vacancies); Collective Bargaining and Economic Benefits Committee (two or three vacancies, dependent on whether an incumbent member of the committee is elected Chair by CAUT Council); Contract Academic Staff Committee (two vacancies); Equity Committee (up to one vacancy, dependent on whether an incumbent member of the committee is elected Chair by CAUT Council); and Librarians’ and Archivists’ Committee (one or two vacancies, dependent on whether an incumbent member of the committee is elected Chair by CAUT Council). The deadline for these nominations is February 1, 2016.

Those seeking endorsement for their candidacy by the local Association Board of Directors should file their nomination forms with our office no later than January 20, 2016. For further information on any of the above positions, or for a nomination package, please contact the Faculty Association.

More information on CAUT Executive Positions and Standing Committee nominations can be found online at www.caut.ca.


Comments are closed.