Nominations Committee

The Nominations Committee is a Committee of Council, established under section 10 of the Australian National University Act 1991. It recommends to the Federal Minister for Education and Training the appointment of the seven external members of Council. The Committee operates under its Charter, as approved by the Council.


Category Member Term expiry
Chancellor The Hon Julie Bishop
Pro-Chancellor Ms Naomi Flutter
Deputy Chair
Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS
Three members appointed by the Chancellor The Hon Dr Craig Emerson
30 Jun 2023
Dr Robin Hughes AO
30 Jun 2023
Mr Graeme Samuel AC
30 Jun 2023
One member of the academic staff, who is a College Executive Committee member of an ANU College Distinguished Professor Genevieve Bell AO
30 Jun 2023


Date & location
Friday 14 Feb, 8.55am
Hyatt, Canberra