2017 Election results

This page contains the results of Swinburne statutory elections held in mid-2017 for 2018 office bearers.

For the contested electorates, a ballot was conducted online which concluded at 9am on 28 August 2017.

Where the number of valid nominations did not exceed the number of vacancies, candidates were elected unopposed (indicated below by *).

Expressions of interest will be sought to fill vacant positions, further details regarding this process will be available soon.

Staff positions

University Council

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Catherine Rojas
All university staff All levels 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019

Academic Senate

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Vivienne Waller
  • David Reid
Swinburne higher
education academics
All levels 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019
  • One position vacant
Faculty of Business
and Law
Academic D or E 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019
  • Narelle Lemon*
Faculty of Health,
Arts and Design
Academic D or E 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019
  • Christopher Fluke*
Faculty of Science,
Engineering and Technology
Academic D or E 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019
  • Lisa Devlin-Neale
Pathways and Vocational
Education departments
Senior Educator level or
equivalent
1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019

Student positions

University Council

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Junaid Azhar
Students All levels 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018

Academic Senate

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Samim Bakhsh
Students AQF level 1 to 6 
(Certificate to Advanced
Diploma/Associate Degree)
1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • Ghaith Alghaith
Students AQF level 7 to 9 
(Bachelor to Masters Degree)
1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • One position vacant
Students Higher degree by research students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018

Swinburne Student Life

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Qasim Rehan
Students Undergraduate students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019
  • Abdul Rehman Khan
Students Postgraduate students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019
  • Mohamed Ifradh
    Mubarak Imthiyas
Students International students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2019

Faculty of Business and Law Student Consultative Committee

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Noor-Ul-ain Chaudhry
  • Tahira Batool
  • Joshua Haughton
Students of the Faculty of
Business and Law
Undergraduate students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • Farjad Ahmad*
  • Jahanzeb Khan*
  • Shoba Ganapathy Nadar*
Students of the Faculty of
Business and Law
Postgraduate students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • Zagham Zagham
  • Anny Vu
  • Sheila Joseph Lobo
Students of the Faculty of
Business and Law
International students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018

Faculty of Health, Arts and Design Student Consultative Committee

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Pariskevas Konstadinu*
  • Karuna Santosa*
  • Aura Elle Marais*
Students of the Faculty of
Health, Arts and Design
Undergraduate students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • Rachel Easton*
  • Two positions vacant
Students of the Faculty of
Health, Arts and Design
Postgraduate students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • Faraz Haider*
  • Reza Shams*
  • Deyna Yohana Friska*
Students of the Faculty of
Health, Arts and Design
International students 1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018

Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology Student Consultative Committee

ElectedElected by and fromLevel requirementsTerm
  • Usman Javed
  • Farhan Islam
  • Muhammad Hamza Khan
Students of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology Undergraduate
students
1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • Maaz Sharieff
  • Mustafa Dheyaa Othma
    Al-Mashaykhi
  • MD Kafil Uddin
Students of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology Postgraduate
students
1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018
  • Hamza Firasat
  • Maerzad Mohamed Nazha Bin
    Mohamed Nasir
  • Dhakwaan Mohamed Nizam
Students of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology International
students
1 January 2018 –
31 December 2018