The committee is responsible for considering and determining appeals from individual members of staff against decisions made in relation to their appointment or progression by the:

  • Academic Staff Committee
  • Teaching Fellow Sub-Group (of the Academic Staff Committee)

Membership

  • a lay member of Council (Chair)
  • a Dean of Faculty or Head of School (or a former Dean of Faculty or former Head of School) other than that of the appellant
  • a member of Senate
  • the Chair of Academic Assembly or a former Chair of Academic Assembly if the current Chair has a conflict of interest

Routine attendees

The Director of Human Resources or their nominee.

Meetings

The Committee will be convened as required.

The minutes and summaries of meetings of the committee are not published here because they contain information which relates to individuals or may compromise the financial interests of the University. If you have any queries about the business conducted by the Committee, please contact Angela Pater.

Terms of Reference

To consider and determine appeals for individual members of staff against decisions in relation to their appointment or progression made by the:

  • Academic Staff Committee
  • Teaching Fellow Sub-Group (of the Academic Staff Committee)

The decision of an Academic Staff Appeal Committee will be reported to Senate.

Procedure

The procedure for appeals heard by the committee was approved by Council on 3 July 2008.

Version information

Owner: Academic Staff Appeal Committee
Version number:
Approval Date: 3 July 2008
Approved By: Council
Date of last review: 3 July 2008