Terms of reference
Academic Senate is constituted by Council, in accordance with the Constitution of Bond University Ltd.
As articulated in the Bond University Academic Governance Framework, Academic Senate plays a leading role in academic governance by serving as:
- the peak advisory body on matters relating to and affecting the University’s teaching, research and educational programs, including the development of related policies;
- the oversight mechanism for monitoring and assuring academic standards and quality, and for identifying and mitigating risks associated with the University’s academic activities;
- a collegial body engaged in the planning, performance, compliance and innovation processes of the academic enterprise of the University; and
- a forum for promoting deliberation and information flow on a wide range of academic issues, including complex problems that concern academic policy.