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SOAS Standing Order XIII: President of the School

XIII President of the School

There shall be a President of the School who will hold no executive position and will not be a member of the Governing Body.  The term of office shall be for 4 years, renewable once by mutual agreement.  The President shall be appointed by the Governing Body on the recommendation of Nominations Committee.  

The President shall be expected to:

(i) Preside over School graduation and other ceremonies
(ii) Act as an ambassador for the School, explaining its mission and values
(iii) Participate in some way in the academic life of the School as agreed with the Director.