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 Minister for Education the appointment of the seven external members of Council. The Committee operates under its Charter, as approved by the Council.


CategoryMemberTerm expiry
Chancellor The Hon Julie Bishop
Pro-Chancellor Ms Alison Kitchen AM
Deputy Chair
Vice-Chancellor Professor Genevieve BellEx-officio
Three members appointed by the Chancellor The Hon Dr Craig Emerson 30 Jun 2026
Mr Graeme Samuel AC30 Jun 2026
Dr Doug McTaggart 30 Apr 2027
One member of the academic staff, who is a College Executive Committee member of an ANU College Professor Genevieve Bell30 Jun 2026