Council elections

Find information about current University Council elections including vacancies, calls for nominations, candidates and results.

Student election 2018

Details on election procedures, the Membership Statute and the Terms of Reference, are available on our Student Election information page.

Council elections 2017 declaration of results

Election of ONE (1) Academic Staff Member to the University Council

The result of the 2017 Academic Staff election that closed at midday on 16 October 2017 is:

Candidate and votes received

HUNTER, Kate—526
LAUFER, Daniel—133


The voter return was 39.20%, being 875 votes cast from 2,232 eligible electors.

The Council confirmed Kate Hunter’s reappointment to a four year term from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2021 at its meeting held on 25 October 2017.

To find out more

These elections are governed by the Council Membership Statute, the Council Elections Procedure and the Nominations Panel Term of Reference For more information please contact: