View the governance structure of the Faculty of Business and Law at the University of Newcastle, Australia

Governance

Faculty Executive Committee

The Faculty Executive provides advice to the Pro Vice-Chancellor on strategic and operational matters related to the ongoing management of the Faculty.

Membership

  • Pro Vice-Chancellor
  • Deputy Heads of Faculty - Undergraduate and Assistant Dean Teaching and Learning
  • Deputy Head of Faculty - Postgraduate and Assistant Dean International
  • Head of School - Business
  • Head of School - Law
  • Deputy Head of School - Law
  • Assistant Dean Research
  • Director Postgraduate Studies
  • Assistant Academic Registrar
  • Faculty Business Support Accountant
  • Faculty Manager
  • Assistant Dean External Engagement
  • Assistant Dean Research Training

Research Committee

Under the direction of the Pro Vice-Chancellor and in cooperation with the Heads of School, the Assistant Dean Research is responsible for all plans, policies, practices, monitoring and QA related to research. The Director of Postgraduate Students will be responsible for the research training agenda, and Deputy-Chair of the research committee.

Membership

  • Assistant Dean Research and Chair
  • Assistant Dean Research Training and Deputy Chair
  • Director Centre for Institutional and Organisational Studies
  • Head of Discipline - International Business
  • Newcastle Business School Early Career Researcher
  • Head of School, Newcastle Business School
  • Director Honours Program
  • Head of Discipline - Accounting and Finance
  • Head of Discipline - Management
  • Head of School, Newcastle Law School 
  • Head of Discipline - Politics and International Relations
  • Head of Discipline - Tourism
  • Research Development Coordinator
  • Peer Review Coordinator
  • Newcastle Law School Early Career Researcher
  • Proxy Head of Discipline - Law
  • Director AACSB
  • Head of Discipline - Employment Relations and Human Resource Management
  • Head of Discipline - Economics
  • RHD Student Representative

Other members may be co-opted from time-to-time at the discretion of the Assistant Dean.

Faculty Research Committee Terms of Reference (PDF, 42KB)

Teaching and Learning Committee

Under the direction of the Pro Vice-Chancellor and in cooperation with the Heads of School, the Assistant Dean CTL is responsible for all plans, policies, practices, monitoring and QA related to teaching and learning.

Membership

Ex Offico

  • Assistant Dean, Teaching and Learning (Chair)
  • Pro Vice-Chancellor
  • Head, Newcastle Business School
  • Head, Newcastle Law School
  • Director, Newcastle Business School (City Precinct)

Appointed Members

  • Program Convenor, Bachelor of Business (Callaghan)
  • Program Convenor, Bachelor of Commerce (Callaghan)
  • Program Convenor, Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Commerce (Ourimbah)
  • Program Convenor, Bachelor of Laws
  • Program Convenor, MBA
  • Program Convenor, Other Postgraduate Programs (one representative)
  • First Year Experience Academic Director
  • Assistant Academic Registrar
  • Newcastle Business School representative
  • Newcastle Law School

NeW Space Project Reference Group

  • John Anderson
  • Jamie Carlson
  • Paul Docherty
  • Bronwyn Green
  • Siggi Gudergan
  • Mariano Heyden
  • Kevin Lyons
  • Johanna Macneil
  • Shaun McCarthy
  • Jeff McGee
  • Sara Motta
  • Kate Ramzan-Levy
  • Rachel Tapp
  • Erin Tiedeman