Mcmaster University Board Of Governors
- Colleges and Universities
McMaster University 1280 Main Street West Gilmour Hall, Room 210
- (905) 525-9140 ext. 24337
- (905) 526-9884
- MCMASTER UNIVERSITY ACT, 1976, C. 98, S. 8(1) (PRIVATE ACT)
Except for matters assigned by the act to the senate, the board oversees the government, conduct, management and control of the university, its property, revenues, business and affairs. The board shall have all powers necessary or convenient to perform its duties and achieve the objects and purposes of the university.
The board currently consists of thirty-seven members including, the President; the Chair of the Board-Senate Committee on Long Range Planning; the Chancellor; three members appointed from the Senate; four elected faculty members; two elected student members; two elected staff members; eleven members elected by the board; one member appointed by the affiliated college (Divinity College); five members appointed by the alumni association; and six members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
Appointees of the Lieutenant Governor in Council hold office for four years for no more than three consecutive terms. However, one year after the expiry date of the third consecutive term, a member is again eligible for appointment. The limit of three consecutive terms does not include service for the balance of an unexpired term.
- The board usually meets once a month.
Appointees do not receive remuneration.
Appointments & Vacancies
|1.||Member (Part-Time)||SEAN DONNELLY||
18-Oct-2017 - 17-Oct-2021
|2.||Member (Part-Time)||JEFF COLES||
28-Feb-2019 - 27-Feb-2023
|3.||Member (Part-Time)||MICHAEL FERENCICH||
20-Jun-2019 - 19-Jun-2023
|4.||Member (Part-Time)||JOSEPH MANCINELLI||
06-Aug-2020 - 05-Aug-2024
|5.||Member (Part-Time)||RYAN CLARKE||
03-Dec-2020 - 02-Dec-2024
|6.||Member (Part-Time)||NATALIA LISHCHYNA||
08-Apr-2021 - 07-Apr-2025