Subject: Appointment and Re-appointment of Deans of Faculties, the Director of the Ron Joyce Centre for Business Studies, and the University Librarian
Group: Institutional
Approved by: The Executive Committee of the Board of Regents
Approval date: January 10, 1992
Effective date: January 10, 1992
Revised: November 4, 2013; April 23, 2010; August 31, 2007
Administered by: President

1 — REASON FOR POLICY  
 
1.1 To define the process and principles for the appointment and reappointment of Deans of Faculties, the Director of the Ron Joyce Centre for Business Studies, and the University Librarian.

2 — POLICY STATEMENT

2.1 The President has the authority to appoint Academic Deans, the Director of the Ron Joyce Centre for Business Studies, and the University Librarian. Normally, a term shall be for a period not to exceed five years. Re-appointment is possible.

2.2 Appointment and re-appointment processes shall be conducted in an open manner. The University community will be informed of the short-listed candidates or the individual being reviewed for re-appointment, and shall be given the opportunity to provide written feedback to the Presidential Advisory Committee.

2.3 All proceedings and records of Presidential Advisory Committees shall remain strictly confidential.

3 — RELATED DOCUMENT

Procedures: Appointment and Re-appointment of Deans of Faculties, the Director of the Ron Joyce Centre for Business Studies, and the University Librarian

4 — ACCOUNTABILITY

The President is responsible for ensuring compliance with this Policy.

5 — REVIEW
 
Formal Policy reviews will be conducted every ten (10) years. The next scheduled review date for this Policy is 29 October 2023.

6 — EFFECT ON PREVIOUS STATEMENTS


This Policy supersedes the previous policy on the appointment and re-appointment of Academic Deans and University Librarian.