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Election for continuing academic staff members from departments on Faculty Boards

On Wednesday 10 July 2019, a Notice of Election and nominations were called for continuing academic staff members on Faculty Boards pursuant to Rule 9 (2)(d) and 9(3) of the Faculty Rules.

By the close of nominations, at 3:00 pm on Wednesday 24 July 2019, the Returning Officer had received the following nominations:

One (1) Academic staff member from the Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies to Faculty of Arts

Dr Willa McDonald

Proposed by: Dr Stephen Collins

Seconded by: Dr Nicole Matthews

One (1) Academic staff member from the Department of Physics and Astronomy to Faculty of Science and Engineering

Dr Devika Kamath

Proposed by: Professor Michael Steel

Seconded by: Associate Professor Daniel Terno

One (1) Academic staff member from the Department of Chiropractic to Faculty of Science and Engineering

Dr Stephney Whillier

Proposed by: Professor Simon French

Seconded by: Dr Curtis Thor Rigney

Dr Hazel Jenkins

Proposed by: Professor Simon French

Seconded by: Dr Curtis Thor Rigney

Dr Roger Mark Engel

Proposed by: Mr Christopher Burrell

Seconded by: Dr Matthew Fernandez

Declaration of results – Ballot not required

As the number of nominees do not exceed the number of positions vacant for the positions of:

  • One academic staff member from the Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies to Faculty of Arts; and
  • One academic staff member from the Department of Physics and Astronomy to Faculty of Science and Engineering

the nominees listed above are duly elected.

Declaration of results - Ballot to be conducted

As the number of nominations received for one academic staff member from the Department of Chiropractic on the Faculty of Science and Engineering Faculty Board is greater than the number of persons to be elected, an online election will be conducted in accordance with Schedule 1 of the Faculty Rules. The ballot draw was conducted by the delegate Returning Officer on 25 July 2019, and the candidate names are displayed above in the order they were drawn.

Voting Arrangements
1.  Voting will be conducted by an anonymous online ballot that is accessed using a unique and secure link emailed to all eligible staff.
2.  Candidates on the ballot form are presented in the order in which names were drawn by lot by the Registrar.
3.  Voters are to mark his or her vote on the voting form by inserting the number “1” opposite the name of the candidate to whom the voter wishes to give his or her first preference.
4.  If the voter wishes to show his or her order of preference for any or all of the remaining candidates, the voter may do so by inserting the numbers “2”, “3”, “4” and so on, as the case requires, opposite the names of any of the remaining candidates so as to indicate by numerical sequence the order of his or her preference for the candidates.

All academic staff eligible to vote in the election will be sent a secure link to vote when the ballot opens at 3:00 pm on Tuesday 30 July 2019.

All votes must be received by the Returning Officer by 3:00 pm on Tuesday 13 August 2019.

If you have any questions about the voting process, please contact Governance Services by emailing facultyboardelections@mq.edu.au

Gail White
Executive Director, Student Engagement and Registrar
Returning Officer

Results of election for continuing academic staff members from departments on Faculty Boards

For the term of office commencing 17 April 2019

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(d) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

  • Department of International Studies, Faculty of Arts - Dr Chavalin Svetanant
  • Department of Educational Studies, Faculty of Human Sciences - Dr Kathleen Tait
  • Department of Health Systems and Populations, Faculty of Medicine and Heath Sciences - Dr Josephine Chau

Results of election for student members on Faculty Boards

For the term of office 1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(f) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

Faculty of Arts Faculty Board

  • Lara McGirr
  • Grace McIntosh Kessling

Faculty of Business and Economics Faculty Board

  • Kristina Adzic
  • Justin Shaw

Faculty of Human Sciences Faculty Board

  • Dean Bevitt
  • Zuhaira Amin

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Faculty Board

  • Andre Leiva
  • Leanne Freame

Faculty of Science and Engineering Faculty Board

  • Danielle Tonkin
  • Kasfia Parvez

Results of election for continuing non-academic staff members on Faculty Boards

For the term of office 1 January 2019 - 31 December 2020

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(g) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

Faculty of Arts Faculty Board

  • Gai Ramesh

Faculty of Human Sciences Faculty Board

  • Avril Moss

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Faculty Board

  • Hayley Harris

Results of election for one (1) continuing academic staff member from departments on Faculty Boards

For the term of office commencing 12 November 2018

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(d) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

  • Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Science and Engineering – Dr David Bulger
  • Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Heath Sciences - Professor Vincent Lam

Results of election for non-academic staff member on Faculty of Business and Economics Faculty Board

For the term of office 24 September 2018 - 23 September 2020

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(g) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

Faculty of Business and Economics Faculty Board

  • Angela Chow

Results of election for continuing academic staff members on the Faculty of Business and Economics Faculty Board

For the term of office commencing 22 August 2018

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(d) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

  • Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance - Dr Yvette Blount
  • Department of Actuarial Studies & Business Analytics - Dr Chi Truong
  • Department of Applied Finance - Associate Professor Clara Zhou
  • Department of Economics - Associate Professor Pundarik Mukhopadhaya
  • Department of Marketing - Dr Vida Siahtiri
  • Department of Management - Professor Rebecca Mitchell

Results of election for student members on Faculty Boards

For the term of office 1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(f) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

Faculty of Arts Faculty Board

  • Anthony Ryan
  • Raphela Jude

Faculty of Business and Economics Faculty Board

  • Harry Heaney
  • Kristina Adzic

Faculty of Human Sciences Faculty Board

  • Isobel Sands
  • Lachlan McGrath

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Faculty Board

  • Hiba Mahdi
  • Samuel Hurrell

Faculty of Science and Engineering Faculty Board

  • Alexander Jarominek
  • Paul Hossack

Results of election for one (1) continuing academic staff member from departments on Faculty Boards

For the term of office commencing 6 September 2017

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(d) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

  • Department of Geography and Planning, Faculty of Arts - Dr Greg Walkerden
  • MGSM, Faculty of Business and Economics - Dr Mehrdokht Pournader

Results of election for non-academic staff member on Faculty Boards

For the term of office 1 January 2017 - 31 December 2018

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(g) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

Faculty of Arts Faculty Board

  • Beth Saunders

Faculty of Human Sciences Faculty Board

  • Avril Moss

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Faculty Board

  • Hayley Harris

Faculty of Science and Engineering Faculty Board

  • Ron Claassens

Results of election for one (1) continuing academic staff member from departments on Faculty Boards

For the term of office 1 January 2017 - 31 December 2018

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(d) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

  • Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Arts - Dr Gabriele Marranci
  • Department of Security Studies and Criminology, Faculty of Arts - Dr Adam Lockyer
  • Department of Health Professions, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences - Dr Taryn Jones

Results of election for one academic staff member from the Department of Environmental Sciences on the Faculty of Science and Engineering Faculty Board

For the term of office commencing 1 May 2016

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(d) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

  • Associate Professor Paul Beggs

Results of election for one academic staff member from the Department of Engineering on the Faculty of Science and Engineering Faculty Board

For the term of office commencing 1 December 2015

(Part 3 Clause 9 (2)(d) of the Macquarie University Faculty Rules)

  • Professor Graham Town
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