Academic Senate

In accordance with the Nipissing University Act of 1992, the direction and operations of the University are determined by a bicameral governance: the Senate and the Board of Governors. In 2007-08, Nipissing University undertook a review and restructuring of its Senate and moved to a representational model.

Members of the Senate include: the President; the Provost, Vice-President Academic & Research; the Dean of each faculty; the Registrar; Executive Director, Library Services; 41 elected members of the teaching staff, seven student Senators as well as representatives from the Alumni Association, Board of Governors and the Aboriginal Council on Education.

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The Senate meets approximately 10 times a year. Follow the links to review Senate minutes or to learn more about the various standing committees created by the Senate.