Senate

Academic Standards Committee

Academic Standards Committee (ASC) assists the Education Policy and Strategy Committee (EdPSC) in its implementation of the University’s Learning and Teaching Strategy through assurance and enhancement of the quality of educational provision and through maintenance of standards. ASC reports to EdPSC, and also approves proposals for undergraduate and postgraduate taught degree programmes on behalf of EdPSC and Senate.

If you require to access papers from off-campus:

Convener: Professor Tom Guthrie
Clerk: Ruth Cole
Reports to: Education Policy and Strategy Committee


Deans of Graduate Studies Committee

Education Policy and Strategy Committee

The role of Education Policy and Strategy Committee (EdPSC) is to advise Senate on educational policy, strategy and resource issues in support of:

  • the University’s Learning and Teaching Strategy
  • assuring and enhancing the quality of the University’s educational provision
  • maintaining academic standards.

If you require to access papers from pre-2008:

Convener: Professor Frank Coton
Clerk: Jane McAllister
Reports to: Senate


Learning and Teaching Committee

It is the role of the Learning and Teaching Committee (LTC) to advise Education Policy and Strategy Committee on educational strategy and resource issues in relation to the development and enhancement of the University’s Learning and Teaching activities as detailed in the Learning and Teaching Strategy.

If you require to access papers from pre-2008:

Convener: Professor Moira Fischbacher-Smith
Clerk: Catherine Omand
Reports to: Education Policy and Strategy Committee


Quality Officers Forum

The University Quality Officers Forum serves to identify, discuss and advise at a strategic level on issues relating to the University’s Quality Enhancement and Assurance processes and to develop quality assurance in teaching consistent with the aims of the University.

If you require to papers from pre-2008:

Convener: Dr Martin Macauley
Clerk: Lesley Fielding
Reports to: Academic Standards Committee


Researcher Development Committee

Research Planning and Strategy Committee

The remit of the Research Planning and Strategy Committee (RPSC) focuses on research and knowledge transfer activity across the University as a whole. The Committee reports to Senate and SMG and meets approximately every two months. It is chaired by the Vice-Principal (Research & Enterprise).

The sub-committees of RPSC currently include the Deans of Graduate Study (DoGS) Committee and the Researcher Development Committee (RDC).

Convener: Professor Jon Cooper and Professor Miles Padgett
Clerk: Kristy Bremner
Reports to: Senate


Student Support and Development Committee

The Student Support and Development Committee serves as a forum for the University and the Students' Representative Council to work in partnership to identify, address and monitor, at a strategic level, matters affecting student support and development with the aim of enhancing the quality of the student experience at the University of Glasgow.

The Committee will establish whatever sub-committees and working groups are needed to take forward elements of its remit, and may co-opt others as appropriate.

If you require to access papers from off-campus:

Convener: Professor John Briggs
Clerk: Lesley Fielding
Reports to: Senate