Research Committee

Membership

 

Role

Name

Start of Office

End of Office

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (RKT), in the Chair

Professor M Press

Ex officio

Ex officio

5 College Research Directors

Professor J Frampton

Ex officio

Ex officio

Professor S Wolff

Ex officio

Ex officio

Professor M Hilton

Ex officio

Ex officio

Professor M Freer

Ex officio

Ex officio

Professor K Chipman

Ex officio

Ex officio

3 members of Academic Staff (to be nominated by the Chair)

Professor D Adams

 

31/07/2015

Professor P Fryer

 

31/07/2015

Professor K Rowlingson

 

31/07/2015

Director of IAS

Professor M Press

Ex officio

Ex officio

Director of Graduate School

Professor B Ford-Lloyd

Ex officio

Ex officio

Lay Member of Council

Dr R Horton

14/12/2012

31/07/2015

Director, Research & Innovation Services

Dr J Wilkie

Ex officio

Ex officio

 In attendance:

Secretary, Dr E Westlake

Finance Office Representative, Mr D Laws

Terms of Reference 

The Research Committee has oversight of matters related to research policy and strategy at the University.  Key responsibilities are:

  • To provide UEB with advice on research at the University, for example, through the effective articulation of a powerful research vision in the University's Research Strategy.
  • To position the University's research at the forefront of national and international developments, both taking account of and shaping future agendas.
  • To ensure the University's voice is heard at influential research organisations, such as the Research Councils.
  • To identify, promote and disseminate good practice in the management of research within the University and also to promote research successes internally and externally.
  • To advise on and monitor progress towards University Research targets.

Dates of Meetings 

The 2013-14 meeting dates are:

  • Thursday 6th March 2014
  • Tuesday 13th May 2014