Public Member, University of Alberta Board of Governors
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September 20, 2013
Enterprise and Advanced Education
Honourable Thomas Lukaszuk, Deputy Premier and Minister of Enterprise and Advanced Education, is seeking applications from individuals interested in serving as a public member on the University of Alberta, Board of Governors.
A public member shares with the Chair and other members of the board the responsibilities of: governing the University; formulating policies enabling the board to make responsible decisions on fiscal and academic matters; establishing the purpose and vision of the University; and has a commitment to the academic, financial and social well-being of the University and to adult learning generally.
To be eligible, you should have senior leadership experience, an understanding of financial matters, have demonstrated community volunteer involvement and experience with Board governance. Preference will be given to applicants who have a demonstrated interest in post-secondary education; the University of Alberta and/or the training of adults. Preference will also be given to those who have demonstrated expertise in financial management, experience with human resources; and/or information technology, as well as those with experience working with Alberta's energy and/or natural resource sector.
Appointment: A public member is appointed for a term of up to three years and may be reappointed for one further term of three years. There is no salary available with this position.
This posting may be used to fill both existing and future vacancies.
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How to Apply
If you are interested in this unique opportunity, please forward a resume including a brief biography and a completed application profile. You can access the application profile by selecting the link below. Alberta Enterprise and Advanced Education is collecting this personal information under the authority of section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Alberta) to determine your qualifications and suitability for the position noted above and for future vacancies. If you are the successful applicant, the information provided in your biography may be used in media releases. The use and disclosure of your personal information is managed in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Alberta). If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of this information, please contact Human Resources, Alberta Enterprise and Advanced Education, 500, Phipps-McKinnon Building, 10020 101A Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 3G2 Phone: (780) 427-2210; Fax (780) 427-3316.
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