Nominees sought for union staff rep on police panel

May 16, 2017  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The election to fill the union representative staff position on the University’s Police Department Oversight Committee will take place June 12-16. Nominations are being accepted for the seat representing bargained-for staff members from the following unions: AFSCME, IUOE, HOA, MNA and Skilled Trades. The deadline for nominations is Friday, May 19. 

The six-member committee is comprised of two student members, two faculty members (one Senate faculty and one non-Senate faculty), and two staff members (one union and one non-union representative), who are nominated and elected by their peers for two-year terms.

The Police Department Oversight Committee considers grievances against any police officer or the U-M Police Department. Its findings and recommendations are reported to the executive director of the Division of Public Safety and Security.

University Human Resources is conducting this election. Members of the following unions (AFSCME, HOA, IUOE, MNA and Skilled Trades) may nominate themselves or another union member to serve on the committee for the term July 1, 2017-June 30, 2019.  

To submit a nomination, click here. Nominations may also be submitted to University Human Resources, 2005 Wolverine Tower, 3003 S. State St., Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1281, attn: Julie Doman, or by emailing

More information can be found on the Police Department Oversight Committee website.