Call for Faculty

The nomination period for faculty members to serve on Senate was on March 1, 2024, and has now concluded. However applications are still accepted for a few vacancies:
Please note that positions are open to full-time faculty members at the Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor level.

Vacancies are outlined below and will be filled on a first-come first-served basis, provided the nominee meets eligibility requirements:

  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences – 5 vacancies
  • Faculty of Science – 3 vacancies

Learn more about the role of Senator.


February 1, 2024: Call for Expressions of Interest begins
March 1, 2024: Deadline for Faculty expressions of interest (4pm)
March 11-12, 2024: Faculty Election Period
March 14, 2024: Candidates are notified of the election outcomes/post on web
April 5, 2024: Senate meeting – member ratifications
April 8, 2024: Announcement in Inside Senate


Candidates may put their own name forward or they can be nominated by another faculty member. All nominations must include the support of three other faculty members. Supporting faculty must send a statement confirming their support of the candidate by email to Kathy McKinley, Assistant University Secretary, for the nomination to be complete.

Please, note that all fields marked by a red asterisk are mandatory. Unless all mandatory fields are filled out, your application cannot be submitted.

SENATE: Faculty Nomination Form 2024

  • Nominee Information

  • Statement

    Please provide a brief description on why you would like to serve on Senate. In the case of election, this will appear on the Senate website.
  • Faculty Support

    All nominations must include the support of three faculty members. Please enter the names of these members and have each email a statement of support to Kathy McKinley, Assistant University Secretary at
  • Privacy Information

    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 Senate 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


Kathy McKinley
Assistant University Secretary