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Membership 2018/19

The Chair of the Faculty of Arts

Professor Penny Roberts

Deputy Chair

Dr Helen Wheatley

The Vice-Chancellor and President (ex officio)

Professor Stuart Croft

The Head and one other member of academic staff elected by and from each of the Departments of:

Professor Zahra Newby (Classics)

Professor Michael Scott (Classics)

Professor Emma Mason (English and Comparative Literature)

Dr Paul Botley (English and Comparative Literature)

Dr Richard Wallace (Film and Television Studies(Term 1))

Professor Catherine Constable (Film and Television Studies (Terms 2 & 3)

Dr Rachel Moseley (Film and Television Studies)

Professor Daniel Branch (History) (Chair for Term 2)

Professor Rebecca Earle (History)

Professor Lorenzo Pericolo (History of Art)

Dr Jenny Alexander (History of Art)

Dr Rosemarie Dias (History of Art)

Professor Cathia Jenainati (School for Cross-Faculty Studies)

Dr Gavin Schwartz-Leeper (School for Cross-Faculty Studies)

Professor Andy Lavender (School of Theatre and Performance Studies and Cultural & Media Policy Studies)

Dr Silvija Jestrovic (School of Theatre and Performance Studies and Cultural & Media Policy Studies)

The Head and three other members of staff elected by and from the School of Modern Languages and Cultures

Professor Alison Ribeiro de Menezes

Dr Fabio Camilletti

Dr Douglas Morrey

Dr James Hodkinson

The Chair and Deputy Chair of the Faculty Education Committee of the Board of the Faculty of Arts:

Dr Jennifer Burns (Deputy Chair)

Dr Sarah Richardson (Chair)

Dr Oliver Davis (Deputy Chair)

One member of academic staff elected by and from the Department of Philosophy

Dr Eileen John

Director of the Language Centre (ex officio)

Evan Stewart

Two members of academic staff, one to be elected by and from the Board of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Medicine and one by and from the Board of the Faculty of Social Sciences

Professor Robin Ball (Science, Medicine and Engineering)

Dr Eileen John (Social Sciences)

Up to three co-opted members, being members of academic staff subject to the approval of the Senate

Dr Jennifer Burns

Professor Seán Hand

Dr Christopher Bilton

Three student members, one of whom shall be a registered undergraduate student, one who shall be a registered postgraduate taught student of the University, and one who shall be a registered postgraduate research student of the University

Emma Worrall (UG)

Haojing Chen (PG - co-opted)

Faculty Senior Tutor (in attendance, ex-officio)

Rachel Dickinson

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Terms of Reference

(a) To regulate, subject to the Statutes, the Ordinances and Regulations, and to review by the Senate, the teaching, research, curricula and examinations in the subjects prescribed for the Faculty.
(b) To recommend to the Senate examiners for appointment.
(c) To make recommendations to the Senate for the award of degrees (other than honorary degrees), diplomas, certificates and other distinctions in the subjects prescribed for the Faculty.
(d) To recommend to the Senate Departments to be constituted by the Council.
(e) To appoint members of the Faculty Board to be members of the Senate as provided for under Statute 7.
(f) To discharge such other functions as the Senate may from time to time determine.

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Reporting Structure

The Board of the Faculty of Arts reports to the Senate, both directly and via the Academic Quality and Standards Committee.

The Board receives reports from its Faculty Education Committee, First Year Board of Examiners and Degree Review Panels.

Click here to see a diagrammatic representation of the Committee Structure.

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Secretariat

Secretary: Clare Watters, Assistant Registrar (Teaching and Learning) (ext: 51619)
Assistant Secretaries:
UG: Claire Glover, Undergraduate Admissions Officer (Student Admissions and Recruitment)
(ext: 74052)

Correspondence should be sent to [artsboard at warwick dot ac dot uk]

Papers for consideration by the Board of the Faculty of Arts should be submitted to the Secretary two weeks in advance of the meeting at which they are to be considered.

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Meetings

Dates of meetings of the Board of the Faculty of Arts can be found within the University Committee Timetable.

Click here to access minutes of previous meetings.

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