Governance,Nominations and Ethics Committee

About the Governance, Nominations and Ethcis Committee

The Governance, Nominations and Ethics Committee advises Council on its membership and representation on other internal and external bodies and the operation and effectiveness of corporate governance arrangements.

Governance, Nominations and Ethics Committee business

Governance and Nominations Committee considers reports and advises Council on a range of topics, including: appointment of members, appointment to Council committees, efficacy of governance arrangements (including Lead Member arrangements) and award of Honorary Degrees.

Click on the Terms of Reference and Membership link to see Governance and Nominations Committee’s full remit

Secretary to Governance, Nominations and Ethics Committee

Dr Martin Toner, Assistant Secretary, Legal and Governance, Room 620, Maxwell Buildng, email:, telephone: (0161 29)57035

Dates of Governance, Nominations and Ethics Committee Meetings


  • Friday 16 September 2016 at 11:30am
  • Thursday 1 December 2016 at 10:00am
  • Thursday 2 March 2017 at 12:00pm
  • Thursday 25 May 2017 at 10:00am 


  • Tuesday 8 September 2015 at 10:00am
  • Friday 4 December 2015 at 10:00am
  • Wednesday 17 February 2016 at 10:00am
  • Wednesday 25 May 2016 at 10:00am

Governance, Nominations and Ethics Committee dates are included in the University of Salford Almanac.

Papers for consideration by the Committee must reach the Secretary at least two weeks in advance of the meeting at which they are to be considered.