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Appointment and Reappointment of Senior Administrative Officers

Retention Rule Number: 
Specific Retention Rule 2013.02
To document the appointment and reappointment process for Deans and senior administrative appointees.
Description/Type of Records: 
Criteria for appointment or reappointment, advertisements, correspondence and special notices soliciting nominations, applications and nominations, letters of reference, short-list of candidates, interview questions and responses, written comments from members of university community, self-assessment and plan of incumbents, summary reports of Advisory Committee's activities, list of candidates recommended for appointment to the President.

Retention Rules

Office of Primary Responsibility (OPR)
Office of Primary Responsibility (OPR): 
Provost and Vice-President (Academic)        
Advisory Committee Chairs
Human Resources

Duration of the appointment or reappointment process + 2 years

When anyone other than a Canadian or a permanent resident of Canada is hired, advertisements for the position and information supporting where, when and for how long the position was advertised, and records relating to unsuccessful applications must be kept for 6 years after the employee is hired.


Confidential shred or delete

Office of Primary Responsibility (OPR): 

Members of Advisory Committees


Duration of the appointment or reappointment process.


Confidential shred or delete