Staff Advisory Committee

Terms of reference

To provide advice to the Vice-Chancellor on matters related to staff and achieving “A work environment characterised by a commitment to clear expectations, development of potential, inclusiveness, high achievement and rewarding performance” (Objective 1 The University of Auckland Strategic Plan). These matters may include:

  • HR Policies
  • Workforce Planning
  • Recruitment & Selection
  • Orientation & Induction
  • People & Organisational Development
  • Performance Review
  • Health, Safety & Wellbeing
  • Promotion
  • Recognition & Reward
  • Benchmarking Employment Practices
  • Progress in achieving staff equity goals

Staff Advisory Committee will receive and consider annual plans from Human Resources and the Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education.
The Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health Advisory Committee (OESHAC) reports to Staff Advisory Committee and Staff Advisory Committee receives and considers the minutes of OESHAC meetings.

Membership

  • Vice-Chancellor (Chair)
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
  • Pro Vice-Chancellor (Equity) or nominee
  • Director, Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education (CLeaR)
  • Two Deans
  • Two Professorial Representatives elected by the professoriate
  • Two Sub-professorial Representatives elected by sub-professorial staff
  • Two Professional Staff elected by professional staff
  • One Academic Head (nominated by AHAG)
  • Two TEU Representatives
  • Staff Equity Manager

Staff Advisory Committee reports to Senate.

Committee members and term of office

Vice-Chancellor Holds office until
Professor S McCutcheon - Chair Ex-officio
Director of Human Resources Holds office until
Mr A Phipps Ex-officio
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) Holds office until
Professor J Morrow Ex-officio
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Equity) or Nominee Holds office until
Ms T McNaughton Ex-officio
Director, Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education (CLeaR) Holds office until
Professor Helen Sword Ex-officio
Two Deans   Holds office until
Professor D Brand 31.01.18
Dr A Stockley 31.01.17
Two Professorial Representative elected by the Professoriate Holds office until
Professor A Woodward 31.01.18
TBA 31.01.19
Two Sub-Professorial Staff elected by Sub-Professorial Staff Holds office until
Associate Professor K Smits 31.01.19
Dr G Shekhawat 31.01.18
Two Professional Staff elected by Professional Staff Holds office until
Ms C Moselen 31.01.19
Mr T Al-Salim 31.01.19
One Academic Head Nominated by AHAG Holds office until
Professor P Donaldson 31.01.17  
TEU Representatives Holds office until
Professor D Gauld  
Mr R Brownlee  
In attendance Holds office until
Ms P Toft, Director - Staff Equity  

Committee Secretary

Mrs Julie Tomov
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 87779
Email: j.tomov@auckland.ac.nz.

Schedule of meetings

Date Time
13.02.17   3.00pm
22.05.17   3.00pm
14.08.17   3.00pm