Deakin University - E-election - Faculty of Business and Law BoardWelcome to the Deakin University - E-election web-site.
At the close of nominations at 5pm Wednesday 2 April, no nominations had been received for the following vacant positions (third call):
- Postgraduate coursework student - one member elected by and from postgraduate coursework students of the same faculty.
- Higher degrees by research student - one member elected by and from the higher degrees by research students of the same faculty.
A fourth call for nominations for these positions is now being made.
The call for nominations will open at 9 am on Thursday 10 April and will close at 5 pm on Thursday 24
The electorate comprises those students (and those who nominate them) who are in the same category of enrolment and from the Faculty of Business and Law whose names are entered on the University’s register of enrolled students on the date on which the notice of election is published and who are not full time employees of the University.
Term of Office
The term of office will be from April 2014 to April 2015 for a term of 1 year.
Nomination forms are available via the link: Student nomination form (pdf - 120KB)
To lodge a nomination, the duly completed form must be received by the Returning Officer - Michelle Clarke - Faculty of Business and Law Faculty Board Elections, Elgar Road, Burwood Campus by no later than 5 pm Thursday 24 April. The form is to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and the original forwarded on the same day.
Nominations must be made on the prescribed form which must be returned to the Returning Officer.
Nominees must forward with their nomination form a brief (no more than 100 words) personal statement for publication. This should be a factual statement of qualifications and experience relevant to the position. The Returning Officer reserves the right to edit personal statements.
Conduct of Poll
In the event of there being more nominations than there are vacancies, a poll will be conducted electronically. Due notice of the poll will be given. Voting papers and envelopes will not be distributed manually.
Inquiries in regard to information on this notice or other election matters may be obtained by contacting the following people:
Returning Officer - Faculty of Business and Law Faculty Board Elections