University of Bath

Honorary Degrees Committee

The committee makes recommendations to Senate on the conferment of Honorary Degrees.

To recommend to Senate for approval persons worthy of the conferment of an honorary degree and the appropriate degree for each such person.

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

How to submit an Honorary Degree Nomination

Membership

    Terms of office expire on 31st July in the year stated.

    Name Position Term of Office
    Professor B Morley Acting Vice-Chancellor, Chair ex-officio
    Professor B Gilbertson Member of Council elected by Council 2018
    Baroness R McGregor-Smith Member of Council elected by Council 2020
    Professor J Davenport Member of Senate elected by Senate 2020
    Professor D Stanton Fraser Member of Senate elected by Senate 2018
    Professor C Frost Member of Academic Staff elected by Senate 2020
    Dr S Wharton Member of Academic Staff elected by Senate 2018

    The following Officers routinely attend meetings of the committee:

    Name Position
    Mr M Humphriss University Secretary
    Mr G Maggs Director of Development and Alumni Relations

Meetings

    2017/18

    • 10 April 2018 - New Date
    • 6 March 2018 - Cancelled
    • 3 October 2017

    The minutes and summaries of meetings 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 the reasons why such information is exempt from publication). If you have any queries about the business conducted by the Committee, please contact Clare Henderson