GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT
Governance Structures: Senate
The following are Standing Committees of Senate :
The committees reporting to Senate are as follows:
Senate Committee for Research and Innovation (SCRI)
Senate Committee for Teaching and Learning (SCTL)
Senate Committee for Academic Standards (SCAS)
Senate Committee for Research Ethics (SCRE)
Admissions Requirements Committee
Faculty Board of the 8 Faculties
Faculty of Humanities
A nomination process commenced to fill the vacancies on the Faculty Board of the Faculty of Humanities from the ranks of the permanent1 academic staff in terms of paragraph 188.8.131.52 of the approved Terms of Reference of Faculty Boards (Senate, 23 August 2017 and Council on 21 September 2017).
In terms of paragraph 184.108.40.206 of the Terms of Reference of the Faculty Boards the faculty board comprises of (amongst other categories) “Academic employees elected by the academic employees with due account to the geographic representation of the faculty, the positions within the faculty as well as representation in terms of race, gender and disability”.
The following nominations were received (click on the name to access the CV).
The following committees report to SCRI:
Institutional Research Support Commission
Higher Degrees Committee
Committee for the Classification of Theses and Dissertations
The following committees report to SCTL:
Committee for Foundation Education Provisioning at NWU
Committee for Academic Literacy and Academic Support
Unit for Continuing Education Executive Advisory Committee
Steering Committee for Teaching-Learning Related Projects (SCTLP)