Elections by Congregation: Prevent Steering Group constituency

General information about this constituency

This constituency is comprised of five members of Congregation elected by Congregation. This means that only members of Congregation are eligible to nominate a candidate, vote, or stand for election. 

The full term of office is three years (or less, when a by-election is held to fill the residue of the term of office for an elected member who is standing down early).

 The Prevent Steering Group was established to consider in detail how the University should respond, and give effect to, the statutory Prevent duty. Further information about the work of the group can be found on the Prevent section of our Compliance website.

In accordance with part 3 of the resolution approved by Congregation on 31 May 2016, ‘That the University’s Prevent Steering Group be afforced with a minimum of five elected members of Congregation by 0th week MT 2016’, Council has ordered an election for Michaelmas Term 2019.

This election will be conducted under the regulations set out in Part 8 of Congregation Regulations 2 of 2002.

For further information, please contact the Prevent Steering Group Secretary, Sarah Cowburn.



Nominations for elections to this constituency are published weekly in the Gazette and on this website as they are received and processed. The details of any nominations received can be seen by clicking on the candidate's surname in any adjacent tabs.

Contested elections

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Current members of this committee


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