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Academic Ethics and Integrity Committee

We advise on the development, implementation and review of procedures relating to academic ethical issues.

We are responsible for advising Senate on the development, implementation and review of procedures and guidelines relating to academic ethical issues. These issues can arise from teaching and research. Our role is to be proactive in relation to emerging issues of national or international significance. We will be reactive in relation to providing guidance for individual members of staff or Department/Schools.

You can find the full responsibilities of the committee in the terms of reference.

Find out about our meeting dates.

Link to BSS Boards On-line committee papers for members

Composition

    The terms of office expire on 31 July in the year stated.

    • Professor C Eccleston, Chair appointed by Senate, since October 2018, term of office 2021
    • Academic with a background in academic integrity, to be appointed by the Vice-Chancellor
    • Academic with a background in academic integrity, to be appointed by the Vice-Chancellor
    • Academic with a background in academic integrity, to be appointed by the Vice-Chancellor
    • Professor C Mitchell, Academic Director of the Doctoral College, term of office ex-officio
    • Dr F Vance, Project Manager (University Research), term of office ex-officio
    • Dr C Pink, Senior Data Librarian, term of office ex-officio
    • Nominated SU Officer, to be appointed
    • Dr D McGee, SSREC (Social Science Research Ethics Committee) Chair, co-opted member
    • Professor J Betts, REACH (Research Ethics Approval Committee for Health) Chair, co-opted member
    • Dr C Ashwin, PREC (Psychology Research Ethics Committee) Chair, co-opted member
    • Dr S Gheduzzi, Animal Welfare and Ethical Review Body Chair (AWERB), term of office ex-officio
    • New sub-Committee Chair – Health and Social Care*
    • New sub-Committee Chair – Biomedical*
    • New sub-Committee Chair – Social Sciences*
    • New sub-Committee Chair – Digital Science*
    • New sub-Committee Chair – Learning and Teaching*

    *sub-committees to be established

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