The composition of the Senatus is set out in University Ordinance 204 and is as follows:
The University is seeking nominations from university researchers and demonstrators for membership of the Senate.
The Senatus elects from its membership four Senatus Assessors to serve on the University Court, of whom at least one must be a Professor and at least one a non-professorial member of the teaching staff. The following Senate members are the current Senatus on Court:
Professor J Ansell (2010-2012 and re-elected 2012-2016)
Dr M Aliotta (2008-2012 and re-elected 2012-2016)
Professor Sarah Cooper (2014-2018)
Dr Claire Phillips (2014-2018)
An election will take place on 16 and 17 March 2016 to appoint two ordinary-term (1 August 2016 to 31 July 2020) Senate Assessors on the University Court. All Senate members are entitled to vote. Further information on the election can be found here: