Senate Elections

OCAD University Senate elections are managed centrally by the Chief Electoral Officer and are held annually in preparation for the upcoming academic year. Elected Senators include faculty, Program Chairs/Graduate Program Directors, as well as both undergraduate and graduate students.

OCAD University Senate Election Guidelines and Procedures

Senate Membership Composition 

OCAD University Senate By-Laws 

Roles and Responsibilities of Senate and Senators

Current Elections

WINTER 2019 SENATE BY-ELECTION RESULTS

Students:

No eligible nominations were received to the fill the one (1) undergraduate student Senator vacancy from the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences & School of Interdisciplinary Studies. This position will remain vacant until the next election process as per the Senate By-Laws.

Faculty:

The following faculty member has been elected by acclamation to the OCAD University Senate.

Sessional Faculty Senator (for the remainder of the 2018/2019 academic year):

  • Surendra Lawoti, Faculty of Art

No nominations were received to fill the one (1) Faculty Senator vacancy from the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences & School of Interdisciplinary Studies. This position will remain vacant until the next election process as per the Senate By-Laws.​

For more information on Senate Elections, please contact: Honeida Salih, Coordinator, Academic Governance & Indigenous Learning, Office of the Vice-President, Academic and Provost at hsalih@ocadu.ca.