The University of Newcastle, Australia

Overview committees

Faculty Executive Committee

The Faculty Executive Committee 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
  • Dean, Head of School - Business
  • Dean, Head of School, Law
  • Deputy Head of School, Law
  • Assistant Dean Research
  • Assistant Dean Teaching and Learning
  • Assistant Dean External Engagement
  • Assistant Dean Research Training
  • Assistant Dean International
  • Director, Postgraduate Studies
  • Faculty Manager
  • Faculty Business Partner Accountant
  • Associate Director, Student Central
  • Associate Director, UniAccess

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.

Membership

  • Assistant Dean, Research and Engagement ex officio (Chair)
  • Assistant Dean Research Training, ex officio (Deputy Chair)
  • Heads of School (or nominee)
  • Deputy Head of School -  Research (or nominee)
  • Heads of Disciplines
  • Director of International Research Partnerships
  • Research Development Coordinator
  • Hunter Research Foundation Centre Representative
  • Coordinator Strategic Projects

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

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 officio

  • 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)