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Election of rector and members to the University Board 2021

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Election of rector and members to the University Board 2021

The University Board

In the spring of 2021, the rector and pro-rector and new members will be elected to the university board for the period August 1, 2021 - July 31, 2025.

Election of rector and pro-rector

The rector and pro-rector will be elected as a pair.

Deadline for proposals Monday February 8,  2021 at 12:00 p.m.
Election period: March 22-25, 2021.  Voting will begin on March 22 at 09:00 a.m. and continue till March 25  12:00 p.m.

How to purt forth a proposal: 
For the proposal to be valid, the following requirements apply:

  1. it must bee in writing
  2. it must include candidates for both rector and pro-rector, they are elected as a pair
  3. rector must be professor
  4. it must be written and signed by at least five eligible university employees and/or students. No one can sign more than one proposal.
  5. dealine for proposals February 8, 2021 at 12:00 p.m.

Both internal and external rector candidates may be proposed.

Proposals for candidates can be sent to the Central Election Committee by e-mail valgstyret@uib.no

A "search committee" for the election of rector and pro-rector has been appointed. Please contact the "search committee" by e-mail rektorvalg2021@uib.no if you know someone whom you think could be interested in the position.
Read more about the search committee .
 

Election of members to the University Board

We ask for proposals for members and substitute members to the University Board as follows:

  1. two members and at least two substitute members from Group A (permantent acadmic staff)
  2. one member and at least two  substitute members from Group B (temporary academic staff)
  3. one member and at least two substitute members from Group C (technical and administrative staff)

Groups A, B and C each represent a constituency. There will bee three separate elections, taking place at the same time.

Deadline for proposals: Friday March 12, 2021 at 12:00 p.m.

Election period: April 22-27, 2021. Voting will begin on April 22 at 09:00 a.m and continue till April 27 at 12:00 p.m.

How to promote proposals to members to the University Board

  1. the proposal must be in writing. 
  2. the proposal must be signed by at least the same number of proposers as the number of candidates the proposal contains. 
  3. the proposer(s) must be entitled to vote in the election. No one can sign more than one proposal.
  4. all proposed candidates must be eligible. If any candidate is entitled to exemption from election, a written consent from the candidate must be attached to the proposal.
  5. deadline for proposals March 12, 2021 at 12:00 p.m.

You may submit proposals for candidates to the Central Election Committee by e-mail valgstyret@uib.no

For the students (Group D), the election will be administered by the Student Parliament.