University of Bath

Research Committee

Responsible to Senate for the development of strategies to assist the university in meeting its research objectives.

The Research Committee is responsible to Senate for the development of strategies to assist the university in meeting its research objectives.

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

Membership

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

    Name Position Term of Office
    Professor J Knight Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research) (Chair) ex-officio
    Mr M Williams Director of Finance ex-officio
    Dr A Evans Acting Director of Research and Innovation Services ex-officio
    Mrs K McKen Head of Reseach Information and Intelligence ex-officio
    Professor D Mattia Faculty of E&D Associate Dean (Research) ex-officio
    Dr I Walker Faculty of H&SS Associate Dean (Research) ex-officio
    Professor C Wilson Faculty of Science Associate Dean (Research) ex-officio
    Professor A Brown School of Management Associate Dean (Research) ex-officio
    Ms K Robinson University Librarian ex-officio

    Up to six members with significant research expertise appointed by Senate:

    Name Position Term of Office
    Professor M Brosnan Appointed by Senate 2021
    Dr S Gebhard Appointed by Senate 2021
    Professor B Kasprzyk-Hordern Appointed by Senate 2021
    Professor M McManus Appointed by Senate 2021
    Dr R Watermeyer Appointed by Senate 2021
    Professor M Maclean Appointed by Senate 2020
    Co-opted:
    Mr G Maggs Director of Development and Alumni Relations
    In-attendance:
    Professor C Eccleston Chair of Ethics Committee
    Dr R Griffith Senior Policy & Planning Officer
    Dr C Harris Secretary
    Dr J Hinds Co-Chair of Research Staff Working Group
    Ms H Jones Head of Research Grant Development
    Mr T Kaner Director of Marketing and Communications
    Dr J Müller Academic Staff Development Manager
    Dr F Vance Project Manager (University Research)
    To be confirmed Head of Library Research Services

Meetings

    2018/19

    • 2 October 2018
    • 20 November 2018
    • 22 January 2019 - cancelled
    • 31 January 2019
    • 12 March 2019
    • 21 May 2019
    • 16 July 2019

    2017/18

    • 17 July 2018
    • 22 May 2018
    • 13 March 2018
    • 23 January 2018
    • 21 November 2017
    • 3 October 2017

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