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Graduate Studies Committee of the Board of the Faculty of Science (Disestablished)

In July 2017, following the 2016/2017 Academic Governance Review, the University Senate and Council approved the merger of the Board of the Faculty of Science's Undergraduate Studies Committee and Graduate Studies Committee to establish a Faculty of Education Committee (Science). This page remains live to provide an archive.

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Membership 2016/17


Chair

Professor Martin Wills

Up to two representatives from the Departments of:

Professor Andrew Dove (Chemistry)

Dr Nikola Chmel (Chemistry)

Dr Adam Chester (Computer Science)

Dr Florin Ciucu (Computer Science)

Professor Tim Ashley (Engineering)

Dr Mark Leeson (Engineering)

Dr Keith Leppard (Life Sciences)

Dr Hendrik Schaefer (Life Sciences)

Professor Derek Holt (Mathematics)

Dr Dmitriy Rumynin (Mathematics)

Professor Matthew Turner (Physics)

Dr James Lloyd-Hughes (Physics)

Professor Elizabeth Maylor (Psychology)

Dr Anu Realo (Psychology)

Professor Barbel Finkenstadt (Statistics)

Dr Dario Spano (Statistics)

Dr Stuart Barnes (Warwick Manufacturing Group)

Dr Jeff Jones (Warwick Manufacturing Group)

Up to three representatives from Doctoral Training Centres

Professor Brian Thomas

Professor Gareth Roberts

TBC

Chair of the Board of the Faculty of Science, ex officio

Professor Michael Shipman

Student Representative

TBC

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Terms of Reference

1) To advise and report to the Board of the Faculty and the Board of Graduate Studies on matters relating to postgraduate teaching and assessment in the Faculty.

2) To advise the Board of the Faculty on nominations of members of the Faculty to serve on University Committees related to matters of postgraduate study.

3) To consider all matters referred to it by the Board of the Faculty and the Board of Graduate Studies.

4) To carry out a detailed initial scrutiny of all proposals for new or restructured postgraduate degree courses in the Faculty and to advise the Board of Graduate Studies on these proposals.

5) To consider and approve, on behalf of the Board of the Faculty, all proposals for new and amended postgraduate modules within the Faculty.

6) To consider and approve minor changes in methods of assessment for individual students.

Reporting Structure

The Graduate Studies Committee reports to the Board of the Faculty of Science.

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

Secretariat

Secretary: Jen Bowskill, Assistant Registrar (Teaching and Learning)
(J dot Bowskill at warwick dot ac dot uk) or ext: 50295

Assistant Secretary: Louise Considine, Careers Manager (Warwick Business School)
(SGSC at warwick dot ac dot uk) or ext: 51896

Meetings

Dates of meetings of the Graduate Studies Committee of the Board of the Faculty of Science can be found within the University Committee Timetable.

Click here to access minutes of previous meetings.