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 (Chair)
  • Deputy Head of Faculty & Assistant Dean Research
  • Dean, Head of School - Business
  • Dean, Head of School, Law
  • Deputy Head of School, Law
  • Manager, International Relations
  • Director, Postgraduate Studies
  • Assistant Dean Teaching and Learning
  • Assistant Dean External Engagement
  • Assistant Dean Research Training
  • Faculty Business Support Accountant
  • Faculty Manager
  • Associate Director, Student Central
  • Associate Director, Campus Coordination

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 Assistant Dean Research Training will be responsible for the research training agenda, and Deputy-Chair of the research committee. Other members may be co-opted from time-to-time at the discretion of the Assistant Dean Research.

Membership

  • Assistant Dean Research and Chair
  • Assistant Dean Research Training and Deputy Chair
  • Dean, Head of School, Newcastle Business School (ex officio)
  • Deputy Head of School (Research) Newcastle Business School
  • Newcastle Business School, four staff members
  • Newcastle Business School Early Career Researcher
  • Acting Dean, Head of School, Newcastle Law School (ex officio)
  • Newcastle Law School Early Career Researcher
  • Newcastle Law School staff members
  • Director AACSB
  • Peer Review Coordinator
  • RHD Student Representative
  • Research Development Coordinator

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 Teaching and Learning is responsible for all plans, policies, practices, monitoring and quality assurance related to teaching and learning.

Membership

Ex Offico

  • Assistant Dean, Teaching and Learning (Chair)
  • Pro Vice-Chancellor
  • Head of School, Newcastle Business School or nominee
  • Head of School, Newcastle Law School or nominee
  • Director, Postgraduate Programs Newcastle Business School (City Precinct)
  • Senior Manager Academic Administration or nominee

Appointed Members

  • Program Convenor, Bachelor of Business (Callaghan)
  • Program Convenor, Bachelor of Commerce (Callaghan)
  • Program Convenor, Bachelor of Laws
  • Program Convenor, MBA
  • Newcastle Business School representative(s)
  • Newcastle Law School representative(s)