Become a Community-at-Large Board Representative

Carleton University’s Board of Governors is seeking community-at-large members to volunteer on the Board.

This year, we are seeking candidates with backgrounds:

  • capital planning and management
  • fundraising and philanthropy
  • Public relations and promotions

Please read the Community-at-Large Applicant FAQ to learn more about the role, commitment and governance at Carleton.


Applications are invited from Canadian citizens from all geographic locations of the country. Carleton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our university including, but not limited to, women; visible minorities; First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expressions.

The deadline for the applications is March 1, 2019 with selected individuals beginning their appointment on July 1, 2019.


Office of the Board of Governors
607 Robertson Hall
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON
Phone: 613 520-3811
Fax: 613 520-3731
University Secretary
Amanda Goth
Phone: 613-520-2600 ext. 2386