Under the Constitution the Board has the power to create and manage governance instruments including regulations, policy and procedures. The Board itself is governed by a Charter which outlines its role and responsibilities.
The Board is responsible for establishing a strategic plan in alignment with CAUL’s mission and goals. The 2020 - 2022 Strategic Plan focuses on four strategic themes:
- Advancing Open Scholarship (FAIR)
- Enabling a Modern Curriculum
- Respecting Indigenous Knowledge
- Inspiring Sustainability
Committees and working groups
The Board has the power to create working groups and committees to further the business of the assocation. Current committees include: