Position: Alternate Commissioner
Reports to: The Commissioner’s Office is an independent tribunal under the authority of the Athletics Canada Board of Directors
Term: October 2018 to October 2020, renewable
The Commissioner’s Office of Athletics Canada has been in place since 2015, acting as an independent decision-maker in four areas affecting athletes – carding, selection, eligibility and discipline. In addition, the Commissioner’s Office hears complaints pursuant to the Athletics Canada Code of Conduct and Ethics. Frank Fowlie is the Acting Commissioner.
Athletics Canada seeks an Alternate Commissioner to serve a two-year renewable term from October
2018 through October 2020.
The Alternate Commissioner will participate fully in the discussion and deliberations regarding the Commissioner’s Office. The Alternate may be asked to support or replace the Acting Commissioner when there is a complex case, a conflict of interest exists, her/his primary language is better suited to the case, multiple cases are under review at the same time, or if the Acting Commissioner is unavailable.
Application deadline: September 30, 2018
Applications may be addressed to: Sylvie King, Sylvie.King@athletics.ca