Directors of Studies Forum
Information about the Directors of Studies (Taught programmes) Forum and resources for Directors of Studies and Directors of Teaching.
Members and contact details
The Directors of Studies (Taught programmes) Forum run by and for Directors of Studies (DoS) and Directors of Teaching (DoTs) of both undergraduate and taught postgraduate programmes. The forum enables more effective communication between DoS and DoTs as well as with the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Learning & Teaching) on learning and teaching related topics , considers proposals for strategic change, and shares best practice.
The forum is chaired by the member of the Planning Group, currently Dr Polly McGuigan, Department for Health, and is attended by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Learning & Teaching).
For any questions about the forum, please contact Shaun Stephenson-McGall, Student Engagement Manager.
An overall list of the Directors of Studies is maintained.
To contact all Directors of Teaching, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To contact all Directors of UG Studies, email email@example.com.
To contact all Directors of PGT Studies, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Forum meetings and other events during 2017/18 are as follows:
|Tuesday 19 September||9:30am-1:30pm||Welcome event for new members||CB 5.1|
|Friday 20 October||9:15-11:05am||Forum meeting||3W 4.7|
|Tuesday 21 November||12:15-2:15pm||Forum meeting||4E 2.56|
|Thursday 25 January||12:15-2:15pm||Forum meeting||WH Council Chamber|
|Thursday 8 March||12:15-2:15pm||Forum meeting||WH Council Chamber|
|Tuesday 21 November||12:15-2:15pm||Forum meeting||WH Council Chamber|
|Wednesday 2 May||12:15-2:15pm||Forum meeting||WH Council Chamber|
|Thursday 17 May||All day event (times tbc)||Away Day||Apex Hotel, James Street West, Bath|
Annual away day
The 2018 Directors of Studies Away Day will take place on Thursday 17 May.
Further details will be available shortly. In the meantime, if you have any suggestions for activities or agenda items for the Away Day, please email Shaun Stephenson-McGall at email@example.com.
The Away Day Planning Group drafts the agenda and programme for our annual Away Day. Our current members are:
- Dr Sandrine Alegre
- Dr Marina De Vos
- Dr Stephen Flower
- Nick Haddington
- Dr Richard Joiner
- Dr Caroline McFarlane
- Dr Polly McGuigan
- Sarah Jones
The planning group is supported by Professor Andrew Heath (Academic Director of the Centre for Learning & Teaching), Dr John Harris (Director of Academic Registry) and Shaun Stephenson-McGall (Student Engagement Manager).