Associate member faculty

Associate member is an unofficial position given to a faculty member when there's a need for members of one department to have a formal arrangement to participate in teaching and research activities in another department, but when a joint appointment is not necessary.

Associate members may, in the department with which they are informally associated, have one or more of the following as responsibilities and privileges:

  • Access to departmental research facilities
  • Participate in the departmental teaching programme
  • Supervision of graduate students in the department (must meet Senate eligibility requirements for supervising graduate students)
  • Voting rights
  • Use of equipment etc.


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