Directorate of Quality Enhancement and Standards

Committees serviced by Quality Enhancement and Standards

These pages detail the committees and sub-committees that are serviced by the Directorate of Quality Enhancement and Standards (QES). Note that the Researcher Training and Development Sub-committee is overseen by QES but is serviced by the Researcher Development Programme.

As illustrated on the committee structure pages, QES services one committee and four sub-committees all of which filter into Senate.  The terms of reference and membership of each individual committee or sub-committee can be found in the Code of practice for academic governance.  

Specific queries can be addressed to the committee/sub-committee secretary:

Committee/Subcommittee Chair Secretary
     
University Learning and Teaching Committee Vice-Provost (Education) Dr Svetlana Reston
Admissions Sub-committee Professor Shirley Price Mrs Emma Hardy
Quality and Standards Sub-committee Professor Shirley Price Mrs Helen Weller
Student Experience Sub-committee Dr Rick Woods Mr Adam Vernone
Widening Participation and Outreach Sub-committee Professor Shirley Price Mrs Emma Hardy

Committee structure

The Directorate of Quality Enhancement and Standards service the University Learning and Teaching Committee and its sub-committees (Admissions Sub-committee, Quality and Standards Sub-committee, Student Experience Sub-committee, Widening Participation and Outreach Sub-committee) and the University Research Degrees Committee and one of its sub-committees (Admission, Progression and Examination Sub-committee).  The structure is detailed in the below document.