Tagged: university councils

Victoria University Democalyse - Politecol

- Wayne Linklater Aug 20, 2015

When the staff and students of Victoria University were asked how they would like members on university’s governance council to be selected – democratic election, or appointment by the council or some other select group – 71% supported elections (450 staff and 700 students responded to the survey). Selection by election was also the most supported option amongst the ~1000 alumni … Read More

Changes to University Councils – the Good, and the Bad - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Oct 06, 2013

Steven Joyce’s plans to change the constitution of University Councils has provoked some reaction from the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) but otherwise there does not seem to have been much of a reaction from the overall university academic community. Mr Joyce has claimed that the main reason for these changes is to reduce the size of councils, something that in … Read More