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
    Ms C Quest Director of Research and Innovation Services ex-officio
    Mrs K McKen Head of Research Information and Impact ex-officio
    Professor D Mattia Faculty of E&D Associate Dean (Research) ex-officio
    Professor J Barnett 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
    Ms C Evans Director of Communications
    Dr R Griffith Senior Policy & Planning Officer
    Dr C Harris Secretary
    Dr J Hinds Co-Chair of Research Staff Working Group
    Mr C Iacono Head of Library Research Services
    Dr J Müller Academic Staff Development Manager
    Dr F Vance Project Manager (University Research)

Meetings

    2019/20

    • 30 June 2020
    • 19 May 2020
    • 10 March 2020
    • 26 February 2020
    • 21 January 2020
    • 1 October 2019

    2018/19

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

    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.