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Constitution of Council

as at 27 May 2019

Ex Officio Member, under Section 12(1)(a) of the Act:

Scarce AC CSC RAN (Rtd), Rear Admiral the Honourable Kevin - Chancellor - appointed 1 December 2014; re-appointed 1 December 2016; 1 December 2018; term ends 30 November 2020.

Ex Officio Member, under Section 12(1)(b) of the Act:

Rathjen AO, Professor Peter - Vice-Chancellor and President - appointed 8 January 2018; term ends 7 January 2023.

Ex Officio Member, under Section 12(1)(c) of the Act:

Williams, Professor John - Presiding Member of the Academic Board - elected 1 January 2016; re-elected 1 January 2018; term ends 31 December 2019.

Appointed Members, recommended by the Council Selection Committee under Section 12(1)(d) of the Act:

Branson AC QC, The Honourable Catherine (Cathy) - appointed 29 July 2013; re-appointed 1 January 2017; re-appointed 1 January 2019; term ends 31 December 2020.
Elected Deputy Chancellor 1 January 2017; re-elected 1 January 2019; term ends 31 December 2020, subject to remaining a  member of Council.

Finlay, Ms Janet - appointed 5 February 2019; term ends 4 February 2021.

Hill, Mr David - appointed 1 January 2014; re-appointed 1 January 2018; term ends 31 December 2020.

Locher, Ms Christine - appointed 1 May 2015; re-appointed 1 May 2017; re-appointed 1 May 2019; term ends 30 April 2021.

Presser, Ms Kathryn - appointed 1 June 2015; re-appointed 1 June 2017; re-appointed 1 June 2019; term ends 31 May 2021.

Member of the Academic Staff, elected by the Academic Staff under Section 12(1)(e) of the Act:

Abell, Professor Andrew - School of Chemistry and Physics - elected 6 March 2015; re-elected 6 March 2017; re-elected 6 March 2019; term ends 5 March 2021.

Member of the General Staff, elected by the General Staff under Section 12(1)(f) of the Act:

Coleman, Mr Lachlan - elected 6 March 2017; re-elected 6 March 2019; term ends 5 March 2021.

Postgraduate Student, appointed or elected under Section 12(1)(g) of the Act:

Matthews, Dr Richard - Postgraduate Student - elected 6 March 2017; re-elected 6 March 2018; term ends 5 March 2020.

Undergraduate Student, appointed or elected under Section 12(1)(h) of the Act:

Kennewell, Mr Patrick - Undergraduate Student - elected 10 April 2019; term end 5 March 2020.

Graduate, elected by the graduates under Section 12(1)(i) of the Act:

Andrew, Dr Martin - elected 6 September 2018; term ends 5 September 2020.

Co-opted Member, under Section 12(1)(j) of the Act:

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