Committees of Academic Senate

Committees of Academic Senate

Academic Senate has established a number of committees to assist it in fulfilling its responsibilities and obligations under the Macquarie University Act 1989 and Macquarie University By-Law 2005.

In accordance with Rule 9 (4)(a) of the Academic Senate Rules the Academic Senate may determine its own procedures. The Committees of Academic Senate are established in accordance with the Principles of Governing Committees and meetings are conducted in accordance with the Standing Orders for Committees of Academic Senate, subject to the Macquarie University Act, By-laws and Macquarie University Rules.

These committees, consisting of members of the academic and professional staff as well as student representatives, are entrusted with considering the detailed academic business of Academic Senate and bringing forward recommendations.

Click the links below to find out more about each committee and their work.

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