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University of Bath

Academic Staff Committee

We make decisions on behalf of Senate about the appointment and progression of staff in the Education and Research job family.

We consider and and make decisions about the appointment and progression of staff in the Education & Research job family. This is in accordance with the principles and framework agreed by Senate. The main responsibilities of the committee are in relation to pre-probation, probation and promotion.

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

Find out about our meeting dates.

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

Committee members

    • Professor J Knight (Chair), Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor, term of office ex-officio
    • Professor C Wilson, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Student Experience), A PVC nominated by the Vice-Chancellor (two of three), term of office 2022
    • Professor D Mattia, Acting Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research), A PVC nominated by the Vice-Chancellor (two of three), term of office (until 31/11/21)
    • Professor S Perera, Faculty of Engineering & Design, term of office 2024
    • Professor M Brosnan, Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, term of office 2024
    • Professor P Higate, Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, term of office 2024
    • Vacancy, Faculty of Science, term of office 2024
    • Vacancy, Faculty of Science, term of office 2024
    • Professor S Pavelin, School of Management, term of office 2024
    • Professor J Swart, School of Management, term of office 2024
    • Professor M Hayden, Nominated by the VC, 2022
    • Professor O Marsili, Nominated by the VC, 2022

Routine attendees

    • Mr R Brooks, Director of Human Resources
    • Miss F Blackmore, Learning & Organisational Development Advisor, Human Resources (Secretary)