Academic Representative Elections

The Carleton University Board of Governors is seeking Expressions of Interest from Academic
Staff to fill ONE vacant position on the Board of Governors for a three-year term from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2024.

To learn more about the elections and eligibility, please refer to the Candidate Selection Process Handbook.

Important Dates

Jan. 18, 2021

  • Expression of Interest submissions open

Jan. 26 & 28

  • Board 101 Sessions (12 -1pm)
  • Applicants are required to attend one of the sessions

Feb. 1

  • Deadline for Submission of Expressions of Interest (4pm)
  • Validation of Expressions of Interest and Confirmation to
    Academic Staff Regarding Eligibility to Proceed

Feb. 1-7

  • Campaigning Process

Feb. 8-9

  • Online voting

Feb. 10

  • Tabulation of results of Candidate Selection Process and
    Announcement of Successful nominee

June 1

  • Election for Academic Staff Governor at meeting of the
    Board of Governors


Further questions? Contact the University Secretary at or visit Room 607 Robertson Hall between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.