GFC Elections to University Committees

Advisory Search, Selection, and Review Committees are struck as needed at the University of Alberta for positions that include: Chancellor, University President, Vice-Presidents and Faculty Deans. General Faculties Council (GFC) is called upon to arrange for the nomination and election of representatives to populate these committees in accordance with Legislation (PSLA - Post-Secondary Learning Act) and university policy (UAPPOL - Recruitment Policy/Procedures).

Nomination and election processes are administered by University Governance. For details specific to Dean Selection and Review Committees, please consult: Deans Selections and Reviews


Nomination & Election Processes to fill search/review committees:

  • Nomination calls are advertised through The Quad and Employees Digest newsletters to promote awareness and encourage nominations.
  • GFC elections are administered by University Governance to voting members of GFC using the "eVote", electronic voting application.
  • View Recent GFC Election Results.

MORE DETAILS/CONTACT: Heather Richholt, Assistant Secretary to GFC (heather.richholt@ualberta.ca) or by tel: 780-492-1937