UNAIR NEWS – Three names of Universitas Airlangga rector candidates for the 2020-2025 period were officially selected on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 15:35 in the 301 Meeting Room, Third floor. The verdict was conveyed by Chairman of Academic Senate Prof. Djoko Santoso dr., Ph.D., Sp. PD. K-GH., FINASIM., after the selection of 2020-2025 rector candidates were completed. Precisely in the reading of the Minutes of Ranking determination of Fit and Proper Test for candidates of Airlangga University Rector 2020-2025.
“Today, Thursday, March 5, 2020, at 15:35, an Academic Senate plenary meeting was held to determine the three selected rector candidates based on the results of the fit and proper test held on 4th and 5th March 2020,” said Prof. Djoko.
In reading the minutes, Prof. Djoko was accompanied by 3 supervisors (senior professors) and 3 witnesses (representatives of academics from Campuses A, B, and C). The three supervisors are Prof. Dr. Muslich Anshori SE., M.Sc., Ak., CA.; Prof. R.M. Coen Pramono D. drg.,SU.,Sp.BM(K); and Prof., Dr. Soedjajadi dr., MS, Ph.D. While the three witnesses were Prof. Dr. Soetojo, dr., Sp.U., from Campus A; Prof. Dr. Dian Agustia SE., M.Si., Ak., from Campus B; and Prof. Dr. Umi Athiyah MS., Apt., from Campus C.
“Based on the recapitulation of ranking from the fit and proper test results, three names of the selected rector candidates are obtained, as follows,” he said.
“First, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Nasih, SE., MT., Ak. Secondly, Prof. Dr. Dwi Setyawan, S.Si., M.Si., Apt. and, the third Prof. Dr. Bambang Sektiari Lukiswanto, Drh., DEA. ” he added.
Attending in the Fit and Proper Test were all members of Academic Senate. There were 45 members of Academic Senate. Each member has the same right to vote three rector candidates.
“The minutes of this event are an attachment to the Academic Senate Decree concerning the appointment of three selected rector candidates,” said Prof Djoko.
The procedure, each Academic Senate member will receive a ballot to write the three candidates of his choice. Determination of the choice is based on explanation and answers related to the strategic program of the prospective rector for the next 5 years. That is, each member has the right to choose anyone.
“The vote count resulted three names of rector candidates with the most votes,” he said.
“There are no invalid votes,” he said.
It is important to know, based on the guideline for the implementation of the 2020-2025 rector election UNAIR, the next stage is for Academic Senate to submit three names of the rector candidates to the MWA (Board of Trustees). MWA will decide. A total of 20 members of the MWA has 65 per cent of votes. Meanwhile, the minister has 35 per cent of votes.
“We hope that these stages can be blessed by Allah SWT. So whoever is chosen later, will bring a positive impact and make our beloved university Universitas Airlangga advanced and better, “said Prof. Djoko. (*) Author: Feri Fenoria Rifa’i