Academic Staff Committee
The Academic Staff Committee makes decisions on behalf of Senate relating to the appointment and progression of staff in the Education and Research job family.
To consider and determine matters relating to the appointment and progression of staff in the Education & Research job family in accordance with the principles and framework agreed for the purpose by Senate. The main responsibilities of the committee in relation to pre-probation, probation and promotion.
Full responsibilities of the committee are detailed in the terms of reference.
Terms of office expire 31st July in the year stated.
|Name||Position||Term of Office|
|Professor B J Morley||Chair, Acting Vice-Chancellor||ex-officio|
|Professor P Lambert||Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Learning & Teaching) A PVC nominated by the Vice-Chancellor (two of three)||2019|
|Professor J Knight||Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research) A PVC nominated by Vice-Chancellor (two of three)||2019|
|Professor C Frost||Faculty of Science||2021|
|Professor G McCusker||Faculty of Science||2021|
|Dr P McGuigan||Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences||2021|
|Professor H Rutter||Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences||2021|
|Professor S Perera||Faculty of Engineering & Design||2021|
|Professor R Gill||Faculty of Engineering & Design||2021|
|Professor S Pavelin||School of Management||2021|
|Professor J Swart||School of Management||2021|
|Professor K Edler||Faculty of Science, Nominated by the VC||2019|
|Professor D Stanton Fraser||Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, Nominated by the VC||2019|
The following Officers routinely attend meetings of the committee:
|Mr R Brooks||Director of Human Resources|
|Ms F Blackmore||HR Programme Officer (secretary)|
Dates of meetings
- 27/28 November 2018
- 19 February 2019
- 8/9 May 2019
- 18/19 June 2019
- 19/20 June 2018
- 24/25 April 2018
- 20 February 2018
- 28/29 November 2017
- 28/29 September 2017
The minutes and summaries of meetings of Academic Staff Committee are not published here because they contain information which the University has declared will not be routinely published under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Further information about the Act (including reasons why such information is exempt from publication). If you have any queries about the business conducted by the committee, please contact Fiona Blackmore.