The composition of the Presidential Selection Committee is provided for in the Policy on University Appointments. The committee is comprised of:

  • Chair of the Board of Governors, ex-officio chair of the committee
  • Two (2) external members of the Board of Governors, appointed by the Board
  • Three (3) tenured faculty members, elected by Senate
  • One (1) undergraduate student, elected by Senate
  • One (1) graduate student, elected by Senate
  • One (1) regular full-time staff member, elected by Senate
  • One (1) member of the alumni community, elected by the University of Guelph Alumni Association

Members of the Selection Committee are selected in keeping with the Call for Nominations and relevant Board and Senate policies. The work of the committee is guided by the Policy on University Appointments, and the Good Governance Policy for the Board of Governors.