Become a Community-at-Large Board Representative

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

This year, we are seeking candidates with backgrounds in:

  • accounting and finance (CPA certification or equivalent preferred)
  • industrial and research partner relations
  • technology, innovation and entrepreneurship

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 or permanent residents from all geographic locations in the country. Carleton welcomes applications from highly-skilled potential candidates who reflect the diversity of Canadian society and the university, having particular regard to underrepresented groups including but not limited to those represented by race, sex, Indigeneity, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation. For more information, please read the Board’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Statement. Selected individuals beginning their appointment on July 1, 2020.


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