University Academic Staffing Committee

Terms of reference

  • To maintain and enhance academic standards of academic staff at the University of Auckland
  • To recommend promotion to Professor and Associate Professor
  • To receive reports from and assist in the activities of Faculty Staffing Committees
  • To provide experienced staff to be co-opted as external representatives for Faculty Staffing Committees
  • To advise the Vice-Chancellor on appointment processes for Professors, Deans and other senior staff outside faculties.

Membership

  • Vice-Chancellor or nominee – Chair
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
  • Five Members appointed by the Vice-Chancellor (such members shall not comprise Deans of Faculties)
  • Two professorial members elected by the professoriate
  • Two sub-professorial staff elected by sub-professorial staff

The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Equity) may attend meetings for monitoring and advisory purposes.University Academic Staffing Committee reports to the Vice-Chancellor.

Committee membership and term of office

Vice-Chancellor or nominee Holds office until
Professor S McCutcheon - Chair Ex-officio
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Holds office until
Professor J Morrow
Ex-officio
Five members appointed by the Vice-Chancellor (such members shall not comprise Deans of Faculties)
Holds office until
Distinguished Professor J Harding
31.01.17
Professor A Goldson 31.01.17
Distinguished Professor P Hunter 31.01.17
Professor P Kilmartin 31.01.17
Associate Professor S Treadwell 31.01.17
Two Professorial Members Elected by the Professoriate Holds office until
Professor H Sword 31.01.19
Professor C Rubie-Davies 31.01.18
Two Sub-Professorial Staff Elected by Sub-Professorial Staff
Holds office until
Associate Professor V Kirk
31.01.18
Associate Professor K Dirks
31.01.19
Three Co-opted Members
Holds office until
Professor J Ingham
31.01.17
Professor P Thorne
31.01.17
Professor S May 31.01.17
In attendance as required
Holds office until
Ms T McNaughton
Ex-officio
Mr A Phipps
Ex-officio
Ms P Toft
Ex-officio

Committee Secretary

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

Schedule of meetings

There are no pre-scheduled meetings for the University Academic Staffing Committee. Meetings are convened when necessary, by the Vice-Chancellor.