NOTICE OF ELECTION - APRIL 28, 2004

University Staff Senate Members - Terms beginning May, 2004

Staff Senate Panel Members - Terms beginning May, 2004 Members will be elected by all non-academic employees from their own constituency groups.  Positions on the ballot will be in the same order of date and time as receipt of their acceptable petition.

Application for Candidacy:  Petition and Statement of Candidacy forms are available from the University Governance Office until 4:30 p.m. on April 9, 2004.

Eligibility for Candidacy: Candidates for membership to the Staff Senate must be a permanent, full-time Civil Service employee or a full-time Professional Staff employee on a continuing contract, with a minimum of two years of consecutive employment with the University at the time the candidate picks up the petition and the statement of Candidacy forms, and employed on the date of election.  Petitions must be filed in person in the University Governance Office.

ELECTION CALENDAR

April 12, 2004 - Latest date for withdrawal of candidates.  Statements of Withdrawal must be made in person in the University Governance Office.

April 12, 2004 - Latest date for filing petition and Statement of Candidacy form.

April 16, 2004 - Latest date all non-academic employees will be notified of the official list of candidates and their qualifications.

April 28, 2004 - Date of election.

Eligibility to Vote:  Any Civil Service employee (excluding temporary, provisional, and extra help), who is currently employed as of the date of election, shall be entitled to vote.  Any Professional Staff Employee currently employed as of the date of the election shall be entitled to vote.

*NOTE*If the number of Petitions for Candidacy taken out is equal to or less than the number of vacancies, petitioners will be elected by acclamation and no ballots will be circulated to the full constituency.


Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
URL: http://www.siue.edu/UGOV/STAFF/
PUBLISHED by: University Staff Senate
Last Update: March 17, 2004 by jloring@siue.edu