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)
Vacancies have arisen for two ordinary-term Senate Assessors on Court (1 August 2016 - 31 July 2020). Nominations for the vacancies are now invited.
More information about the election process can be found at:
The nomination form is available at:
All nominations must be sent to Philippa Ward, Academic Services, Old College, South Bridge, EH8 9YL (firstname.lastname@example.org) by noon on Wednesday 17th February 2016.