University of Cambridge Alumni
Terms of reference
1. The Alumni Advisory Board acts to provide a strategic framework to support the work of Development and Alumni Relations in engaging with the global alumni network of Cambridge. Members of the Alumni Advisory Board will use their best efforts to represent the interests of the University and Colleges where appropriate and possible.
2. The Board provides advice on an extensive range of matters that are of interest to alumni, and support the strategic objectives of Development and Alumni Relations. It acts as an advisor to Development and Alumni Relations and is not involved in the day to day management.
3. In helping to devise strategy, the Board will serve to further consolidate the good working relations between the Colleges and the University departments.
The Chair of the AAB will be an alumnus/a and will be an existing member of the Board. Alumni Advisory Board members will be consulted for suggested candidates during the initial stages of recruitment. The Nominations Committee will review these suggestions and inform the AAB of the preferred choice, before final approval is made by the Board. The Deputy Chair – Alumni will normally take the Chair, if the Chair is absent.