SOAS University of London

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 Board of Trustees.  The term of office shall be for 4 years, renewable once by mutual agreement.  The President shall be appointed by the Board of Trustees on the recommendation of the Governance & 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.