GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT
Governance Structures: Institutional Forum
The Institutional Forum (IF) fulfills an important advisory role in terms of the Higher Education Act and the NWU Statute. Specifically, this role is to advise Council on the implementation of the Higher Education Act and national higher education policy, the appointment of members of Institutional Management and Senior Management, NWU policy on race and gender equity, codes of conduct, policy on mediation and dispute resolution, the management of cultural diversity and the promotion of an institutional culture based on tolerance and respect for basic human rights.
The IF comprises 29 members, representing the three campuses and is chaired by Dr Bertus le Roux.
Election of two permanent members of the support staff of the
North-West University to the Institutional Forum in terms of paragraph 22(1)(f) of the NWU Statute
Permanent members of the support staff werey invited to nominate TWO members from the ranks of the permanent support staff of the University to be elected to serve on the Institutional Forum of the NWU. Nominations closed on Friday, 26 May 2017 at 17:00.
Five valid nominations were received. In order to give effect to paragraph 22(4) of the Statute, concerning the nature of the university as a multi-campus institution, the election will take place per campus.
The following candidates are from the Mafikeng Campus and only Mafikeng Campus staff members may vote for these candidates (in alphabetical order):
Mgijima NM Dr Curriculum Vitae
Nkoana, FM Mr Curriculum Vitae
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The following candidates are from the Potchefstroom Campus and only Potchefstroom Campus staff may vote for these candidates (in alphabetical order):
Jansen van Vuuren, JJ Mr Curriculum Vitae
Le Roux, AA Dr Curriculum Vitae
Venter, AMA Mr Curriculum Vitae
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Elections close at 13:00 on Thursday, 1 June 2017.