Election from the Schools to the Senate

May/June 2016

Outcome of voting in the Schools

Voting took place in three Schools, and at close of voting on 30 May, the position was:
School Vacancies Outcome   Senators’ names
School of Textiles and Design Three vacancies No candidates emerged at first round of nominations   Nominations re-opened => you can apply up until 13 June 2016 (contact John McDermott for more details)
School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society Five candidates stood for three vacancies One new Senator:Two Senators re-elected for a second term:   Dr Sandhya Patidar
Dr Gabriela Medero
Dr Jingsheng Ma
School of Engineering and Physical Sciences Nine candidates stood for five vacancies

Nine candidates stood for five vacancies
Five new Senators:

  Professor Vicki Stone
Dr Gillian Thomson
Dr Peter Kew
Professor Stuart Macgregor
Dr Mutasim Nour
School of Management and Languages Five candidates stood for two vacancies One new Senator:
One Senator re-elected for a second term:
  Dr Christopher Dodd
Mr Amos Haniff
Edinburgh Business School Three candidates stood for three vacancies Three new Senators:   Mr Shai Davidov
Dr William Wallace
Mr Gerry Reilly
School of Mathematics and Computer Sciences Two candidates stood for two vacancies Two new Senators:   Dr Verena Rieser
Dr Catherine Donnelly

Notes:

The full results are available at:

Calls for nomination:

Candidates statements

Note:election contests were not required in the other Schools.

Timeline
Nominations Open 29 April 2016 Close Friday 13 May, 12 noon UK time
Voting Opens for contested positions Monday 16 May, 10am UK time Voting closes: Monday 30 May 4pm UK time
Results Results announced to candidates Tuesday 31 May Results announced to University community Wednesday 1 June
  Newly elected Senators take office on 1 August 2016