Governance

Policies and procedures

Policy No.
UP07/125
Function
Establishment
Authoring Organisational Unit
Academic Secretariat (University Secretariat)
Date Approved
06/09/2007
Next Review Date
01/09/2017
Approving Body
Academic Board

The University of Western Australia

University Policy on: Delegation of a Dean's Duties and Responsibilities

Purpose of the policy and summary of issues it addresses:

This policy provides for deans of faculties to delegate the duties and responsibilities of their office and specifies how such delegations must be recorded and reported.

Definitions:

Policy statement:

1.1 In accordance with Resolution 63/06 of Academic Board, deans of faculties have authority to delegate any of the duties and responsibilities of their office to other officers or members of the faculty for a specified period.

1.2 Delegation of the duties and responsibilities of a dean to other officers or members of a faculty must be reflected in the relevant faculty's delegations report.

1.3 The exercise of a dean's authority to delegate the duties and responsibilities of the office for a specified period to individual members of staff must be reported in each case to the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor and the Chair of Academic Board.

Related forms: (Link)

TRIM File No:

F60673

Contact position:

Academic Secretary

Related Policies or legislation:

Statute No 8

Academic Board R63/06 and R103/07