Council and Main Committees

  • Thursday 8 December 2011
  • NO. 4973
  • VOL. 142

Council of the University

Changes in Regulations

Council has made the following change in regulations, to come into effect on 23 December.

(a) Student Health and Welfare Subcommittee of the Education Committee

Explanatory Note

The following change amends the membership of the Student Health and Welfare Subcommittee, to include the Director of Student Welfare and Support instead of the Director of Student Administration and Services, and updates the title of another member.

Text of Regulations

In Part 33 of Council Regulations 15 of 2002 concerning the Student Health and Welfare Subcommittee of the Education Committee (made by Council on 30 July 2009, Gazette Vol. 139, p. 1393), delete existing 33.1 and substitute (new text underlined, deleted text scored through):

'33.1. The Student Health and Welfare Subcommittee of the Education Committee shall consist of:

(1) a chairman appointed by the Vice-Chancellor from among members or former members of the Education Committee;

(2) the Assessor;

(3) the Director of Student Administration and Services Student Welfare and Support Services;

(4) a Senior Tutor elected by the Conference of Colleges;

(5) a Tutor for Graduates elected by the Conference of Colleges;

(6) a person elected by the Conference of Colleges;

(7) a College Nurse appointed by the Association of College Nurses;

(8) the Senior Disability Officer Head of the Disability Advisory Service;

(9) a person elected by the Association of Oxford College Medical Officers;

(10) the Vice-President (Welfare and Equal Opportunities), Oxford University Student Union;

(11) the Head of the Student Counselling Service or his or her nominee.'

(b) Development Committee

Explanatory Note

The following change in name, from the Development Committee to the Committee for Development and Alumni Relations, acknowledges the inclusion of alumni relations in the committee's remit.

Text of Regulations

In Part 17 of Council Regulations 15 of 2002 concerning the Development Committee (Gazette, Vol. 139, p. 1392, 30 July 2009, as amended on 18 February 2010 and 6 May 2010), delete 'Development Committee' and substitute 'Committee for Development and Alumni Relations' in the title of the Part and in regulation 17.1.

Council of the University

Register of Congregation

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the following names have been added to the Register of Congregation:

Ariana, P, St Antony's

Austen, J E, Ashmolean Museum

Douglas, A G L, Green Templeton

Fairweather, M S, Jenner Institute

Galpin, M R, Keble

Heather, L C, Corpus Christi

Hesjedal, T, Christ Church

Kim, M, Merton

Lipsky, D M, Kellogg

Niewohner, P, Faculty of Classics

Robinson, O C, Brasenose

Scott, L W, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Smith, E, Wolfson

Divisional and Faculty Boards

For changes in regulations for examinations see 'Examinations and Boards' below.