Join Carleton University’s Board of Governors

The Carleton University Board of Governors is seeking Expressions of Interest from Administrative Staff to be candidates to fill one vacant position as Administrative Staff Governor for the 2023/2024 Board Year.

The following position are vacant:

  • One Administrative Staff Member

The administrative staff selected by the administrative staff-at-large to be considered for nomination to the Board, and once confirmed will serve a three-year term for the period of July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2026.

Interested in Becoming an Administrative Staff Governor?

All interested candidates must do the following in order to fulfill the requirements for an Expression of Interest:

  1. Meet Eligibility Requirements to be an Administrative Staff Governor;
  2. Attend one of two Board 101 sessions hosted by the University Secretary.
  3. Complete the online Expression of Interest form no later than 4 pm EST on Friday, February 10, 2023.

Following this process, the names of eligible candidates will be presented for a vote by the eligible administrative staff body on February 20 and 21, to determine which administrative staff member will be presented for nomination to the Board. The election of the successful Administrative Staff Governor candidates will take place at the June 7, 2023, meeting of the Board of Governors.

Please take some time to review the Administrative Staff Candidate Handbook in its entirety to become familiar with the Candidate Selection Process and to determine your eligibility.

  • Applicant Information

  • Please upload a photo of yourself to be published for the purpose of elections.
  • Expression of Interest

    Please answer the three questions below. It is recommended to write your answers in a word document and then copy and paste into the below fields to avoid potential loss of work.
  • Eligibility Criteria & Consent

  • Specify date.
  • Privacy

    Personal information collected through this form will be used and disclosed by Carleton University under the authority of the Carleton University Act, 1952, and in accordance with sections 39, 41 and 42 of Ontario’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The purpose of this processing is to administer the application and nomination process for Board of Governor positions. If you have any questions about the processing of personal information by Carleton University, please contact the Manager, Privacy & Access to Information, by phone at 613-520-2600 ext. 2047 or by e-mail via


Further questions? Contact the University Secretary at