Election of the Rector

By Decree no. 1 of 29 December 2020, the Doyen of the University of Trento, Remo Job, convened the electoral body for the election of the Rector who will serve for the 2021-2027 term.

The voting schedule is as follows:
First round of voting: Tuesday, 23 February 2021, from 9.00 to 17.30
Second round of voting (if necessary): Wednesday, 24 February 2021, from 9.00 to 17.30
Third round of voting (if necessary): Thursday, 25 February 2021, from 9.00 to 17.30
Ballot (if necessary): Friday, 26 February 2021, from 9.00 to 17.30

Under article 5, paragraph 8, of the University Charter, and article 48 of the University regulation, the following are entitled to vote:
a) tenured professors, tenured researchers and fixed term contract researchers as per Article 24 (3) (b) of Law 240/2010;
b) fixed-term contract researchers as per Article 24 (3) (a) of Law 240/2010, researchers as per Law 230/2005, doctoral students, and research fellows as per Article 22 of Law 240/2010. The votes expressed by this group are weighted so that they represent 2% of the votes expressed by the voters in letters (a) and (d) of this paragraph. The weighted votes given to each candidate are rounded up or down to the nearest whole number;
c) management staff, technicians, administrative staff and language experts, who are employed by the University on contracts of employment. Their votes are weighted so that they represent 4% of the votes expressed by the voters in letters (a) and (d) of this paragraph. The weighted votes given to each candidate are rounded up or down to the nearest whole number;
d) the members of the Student Council.
Individuals who are on a leave for health reasons or to care for a family member, for study or research or other reasons, maintain the right to vote. 

The list of individuals entitled to vote is available on the website of the University https://webapps.unitn.it/AreeRiservate in the folder named Ateneo/Elezioni Rettore, as well as at the Central Management (Direzione generale) – Ufficio Supporto Organi collegiali - Via Calepina 14, Trento.
Any errors or omissions must be reported to the Doyen (by email to uff.organicollegiali [at] unitn.it) who will examine and correct them as required.
By decree no. 2 of 2021, the Doyen appointed the Central electoral committee.
Voting will be online. Information on the exercise of voting rights will be published soon.

Voting System

The vote will be held online, by connecting to the address https://elezioni.unitn.it/, through the online voting system Helios Voting.
You can vote from any recent device connected to the Internet, using your UniTrento username and password.

Below you can find the voting guide, the Decree of the Doyen which sets out the voting procedures and the information on the processing of personal data carried out as part of the online voting procedures for the election of the Rector.

Candidates

Two candidatures were received for the position of Rector for the 2021-2027 term, from:
- Flavio Deflorian, full professor of Materials science and technologies at the Department of Industrial Engineering;
and
- Massimiliano Sala, full professor of Algebra at the Department of Mathematics.

Below are the documents submitted by the candidates which are published, together with the evaluation of the Committee for Candidates for the Rectorship, in compliance with the Decree of the President of the Board of Directors no. 3 of 24 December 2020.

The Committee for Candidates for the Rectorship approved the candidates' profiles in a meeting that took place on 22 December 2020.

Electoral debate

Discussion forum (using your University credentials): https://groups.google.com/a/unitn.it/g/f...

Online meetings with the candidates (using your University credentials):

20th January 2021
https://drive.google.com/file/d/12kE5OSM...

21st January 2021
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Est7l0k...

25th January 2021
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Z898pWz...

27th January 2021
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_xFV1SJ...

28th January 2021
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1l7gSMDe...

17th February 2021
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1iaMaSU2....

Results

The results of the elections can be found in the document below.

application/pdfElections - results(PDF | 353 KB)