Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Appointments Policy

Status Current This displays the current status of the document, either Historic, Current or Future.
Effective Date 12th October 2021 This displays the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 12th October 2024 This displays the date on which the review process for this version of the document is due to commence.
Approval Authority Chief Operating Officer This displays the final approval authority for this version of the document prior to publication.
Approval Date 6th September 2021 This displays the date on which the final approval was granted for this version of the document prior to publication.
Expiry Date Not Applicable Where applicable, this displays the date on which this version of the document expired, or is due to expire.
Unit Head Jennie Anderson
Director, Workplace Relations and Partnerships
This displays the current Unit Head for this version of the document.
Enquiries Contact Division of People and Culture
+61 2 63384884
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Summary of Changes from Previous Version

October 2021 – This is the first version of the Appointments Policy, developed as part of the governance and management policy review project and approved in accordance with delegation A12 (authority to approve management policies).


This policy and the supporting procedures subsume and replace the following:


- Academic Institutional Leadership Positions Appointments Policy (revised as procedure), 


- Academic Institutional Leadership Positions Appointments Procedure (rescinded),


- Artists in Residence Policy (rescinded), 


- Secondment Policy (revised as procedure), 


- Secondment Procedure (rescinded), 


- Staff Recruitment and Selection Policy (revised as procedure), 


- Staff Recruitment and Selection Procedure (rescinded), 


- Visiting And Adjunct Appointments Policy (revised as procedure),


- Visiting And Adjunct Appointments Procedure (rescinded).