Part 1.3: The Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council, and other Officers of Council

       
1.3.1

The Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council and such other officers as the Council may consider necessary from time to time shall be appointed by the Council on the recommendation of the Nominations Committee.

1.3.2

The Pro-Chancellor and Chair of the Council shall hold office for an initial term of five years and shall be eligible for reappointment for a further five year term at the end of the initial five year term.

1.3.3

The Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council shall, in the absence of the Chancellor, or during a vacancy in that office, exercise and perform all the functions of the Chancellor.

1.3.4

The Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council shall be empowered to confer Degrees.

1.3.5 

1.3.6

The Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council may resign in writing addressed to the Council.

The Council shall appoint a Deputy Chair of Council from among the independent Council members who shall chair the Council in the absence or inability of the Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council or a vacancy in that office. The Deputy Chair of Council shall be empowered to confer Degrees.