During September 2014, the new Board of the Department of Electrical Engineering was formed, which will be in force until mid-2016. According to the General Regulations of the University of Chile, it is made up of six members, two of whom are members of it. in their own right (Director and Head Teacher) and 4 elected members.
The Departments will have a Department Council whose number of members will be defined by the Faculty Council for each of them. There will be members with specific functions who will be appointed by the Director of the Department and a number not less than the designated number of members elected by the academic faculty. The members of this Council may belong to any of the academic ranks. The freely elected directors will last two years in their functions, and may be re-elected. Student representatives (undergraduate and graduate) may also participate in this Council, as guests, when the subjects warrant it, and they will be elected in accordance with the provisions of their Faculty student organization.
Corresponds to the Department Council:
Approve the annual academic development plan and the corresponding budget. Approve the proposal of an academic, made by the Director of the Department, so that he fulfills the function of Assistant Director. Once approved, be proposed to the Dean. Approve the project and service management plans submitted by the Department Director. The others assigned by the regulations or entrusted to him by the Director of the Department.