Conferences

Approving Authority:
VCAC
Date of Approval:
January 1994
Last Amended:
December 2018
Contact Officer:
Vice President, Human Resources

Academic staff who will be absent from the University for a significant period of time in order to attend a conference or undertake some other academic activity are required to obtain the advance approval of their Head of School or Centre Director. Approval to be absent during a teaching semester will be dependent on the staff member satisfying the Head of School or Centre Director that suitable alternative teaching arrangements have been put in place.

Applications for approval to be absent from the University to attend a conference or other academic activities should be made via the same process as applying for leave on myUNSW.

The applicant must provide all relevant documentation to the Head of School or Centre Director. This documentation should be retained by the School/Centre.

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