The election to the NTNU Board. Nominations, Candidates, how to vote.
Norwegian version: Styrevalg
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NTNU Board election results 2014 #
Guro Busterud (HF) will represent temporary academic staff on the NTNU Board as of August 2014. Dmytro Kulagin (IME) will be deputy. 6 % of the 1769 voters used their voter’s rights.
The candidates obtained the following number of weighted votes:
- Guro Busterud (42)
- Marte Daae-Qvale Holmemo (37,67)
- Katja Hakel (20,67)
- Sylvi Thun (15,33)
- Dmytro Kulagin (14,67)
Candidates to the NTNU Board election #
Here are the names and presentations of all the candidates to the NTNU Board in the group temporary employed academic staff
- Guro Busterud, Researcher/Postdoctoral Fellow, HF
- Katja Hakel, Assistant Professor, SVT
- Marte Daae-Qvale Holmemo, PhD Candidate, SVT
- Dmytro Kulagin, Postdoctoral Fellow, IME
- Sylvi Thun, PhD Candidate, SVT
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You may also address the candidates by sending a reader's letter to the university's newspaper Universitetsavisa
NTNU Board elections 7–9 April 2014 #
The election opens Monday 7 April from 08.00 and ends Wednesday 9 April 2014 at 22.00. You can vote for up to two candidates. The candidate who obtains the highest number of votes is elected member of the Board, while the most popular candidate of the opposite gender will become deputy member.
You can read about the candidates here.
Cast you vote on the web using the electronic election system "valgweb". Log on with your usual NTNU username and password.
Check the electoral register before 12 March 2014 #
Before Easter temporary academic staff will elect new representatives to the NTNU Board. Similar elections to the Faculty Boards and to the structures for participation and co-determination at the Departments, will take place in May-June. The students will also elect new Board members – see their website. Other elections may take place at Faculties and Departments.
Ensure that you are correctly listed in the register of voters with the right group/employee category and constituency/Department. To check your right to vote, log on "Valgweb" with your usual NTNU username and password. Deadline for complaints: Thursday 12 March 2014.
Nominate candidates by 19 March #
Temporary academic staff elects one representative and one deputy member each academic year. Candidates of both gender are needed. You are encouraged to propose candidates to the elections.
Candidates must master Norwegian sufficiently to take part in the debates of the Board. They must have an employment contract covering the election term 1 August 2014 – 1 July 2015.
Proposals must be signed by three temporary academic staff members and be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 19 March 2014 at 16.00. Please use the form "forslagsark styremedlem" which you find here.
Candidates will be presented on this webpage one week before the elections.
Background information #
The Election Board ensures that elections are conducted pursuant to the Regulations for Elections at NTNU adopted by the Board. The Nomination Committee enourages candidates to step forward to enable a genuine election and presents the candidates on equal terms to the voters.
Composition of the NTNU Board #
The NTNU board is composed of 11 representatives, 7 of which are internal and thus elected by employees and students. Deputy board members are also elected. Students or temporary academic staff serve for a term of one year, while other representatives serve for four years.
- Academic employees (3 members + 3 deputies)
- Temporary academic staff (1 member + 1 deputy)
- Technical and administrative staff (1 member + 1 deputy)
- Students (2 members + 2 deputies)
Election regulations #
Elections for the NTNU board and faculty boards are governed by NTNU's election regulations (english translation). The authoritative version in Norwegian is available here.
Election Board #
Director of Organization, Ida Munkeby, leader
Bjørn Skallerud, Tekna
Sturla Søpstad, NTL
Morten Øien, lawyer
Observer: Madeleine Lorås, deputy leader of Studenttinget
Nomination Committee #
Geir Øien (leader), Academic staff, IME
Mari-Ann Einarsrud, Academic staff, NT
Øystein Risa, Administrative staff, Tekna
Kristian Steinnes, Academic staff HF, Forskerforbundet
Irene Dragvik, Head of Section
Kirsti Jensen, Temporary staff, DION