University of Bath

Faculty/School Doctoral Studies Committee

Responsible to the University Doctoral Studies Committee for quality and academic standards of doctoral study within the Faculty/School.

Responsible for providing specialist advice in respect of the progresssion of individual doctoral students to the Board of Studies (Doctoral) and for liaising with Faculty/School Baords of Studies on mattes concerning the quality and strategic direction of doctoral study at faculty level.

Full responsibilities of the committee are detailed in the terms of reference.

Committee membership

    (Faculty)

    Position Term of Office
    Chair, Associate Dean (Research) ex-officio
    Faculty Directorof Doctoral Studies ex-officio
    One student member who shall be a doctoral student elected through the SU by and from the doctoral students in the faculty

    (School)

    Position Term of Office
    Chair - Associate Dean (Research) ex-officio
    School Director of Doctoral Studies ex-officio
    Director of Studies for doctoral students from each of the named research programmes in the school
    One student member who shall be a doctoral student elected through the SU and by and from the doctoral students in the school

    In attendance (Faculty/School)

    Name Position Term of Office
    Professor C Mitchell Academic Director of Doctoral College or nominee ex-officio
    Mr L Emery Students' Union Postgraduate Officer ex-officio