Candidate Advisory Council

Council documents

Related Links

Candidate Advisory Council
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Medical Education Bldg.,
   Room 224S
651 Ilalo Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

tel (808)692-1218

The Regents Candidate Advisory Council of the University of Hawai‘i identifies candidates for the university system’s governing Board of Regents. The council presents pools of qualified candidates to the governor of Hawai‘i from which candidates are nominated and, with the consent of the state senate, appointed by the governor.

The advisory council was created by Act 56, 2007 Hawai‘i Legislature, in conformity with the amendment to Article X, Section 6 of the Hawai‘i State Constitution ratified by the voters on Nov. 7, 2006. The council is tied to the University of Hawai‘i for administrative purposes. In 2013, Act 72 was passed to further define the candidate advisory council.

Seven members comprise the advisory council. They establish the criteria for qualifying, screening and forwarding candidates for membership on the UH Board of Regents. The council advertises pending vacancies and solicits and accepts applications from potential candidates.

PDF files can be viewed using the free Adobe PDF Reader.