Committee Secretary / Contact for Agendas and Minutes:
Mr Evan Hancock / email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms Caitlin Dawkins (Committee Administration Support): email email@example.com
Governance Office: Mrs Rebecca Phillips / email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Student Experience and Education - Professor Emma Sutton-Pavli (Chair)
Associate PVC Student Inclusion - Professor Helena Gillespie
Associate PVC Employability and Opportunities - Dr Matt Aldrich
An Associate Dean (and member of their Faculty Executive) from each Faculty (4) - Dr Chris Jones (HUM), Dr Jane Blowers (FMH), Professor David Stevens (SCI), Professor Elois Ellis (SSF)
Director of Student Services - Dr Jon Sharp
Director of Graduate Success - Mrs Becky Price
Director of Sport and Commercial Services - Mr Phil Steele
Independent Member of Council - Mr Jeremy Clayton (2025)
Activities and Opportunities Officer of the Union of UEA Students - Ms Elizabeth Payne (2022)
Campaigns and Democracy Officer of the Union of UEA Students - Mr Hamish Williams (2022)
Welfare, Community and Diversity Officer of the Union of UEA Students - Mr Aaron Campbell (2022)
Secretary - Head of Careers - Mr Evan Hancock
To define with the approval of Senate, implement and review the University’s strategies for the student experience, widening access and participation in line with the University’s corporate strategy
To develop policies and practice that secure the student experience, assure the quality and equity of the student experience and encourage enhancement for all students including those from underrepresented student groups
To ensure compliance with those polices, practice and guidance through governance arrangements that comply with the University’s statutes
To monitor the impact of those polices, process and practice on the student experience. To ensure that remedial action is taken where outcomes do not meet University requirements and those of external regulatory bodies. Reporting annually to Senate on matters concerning the equality of opportunity for students.
To ensure fairness and transparency in and to approve the University’s
terms and conditions for students
student protection plan
refund and compensation policy
guidelines for the award of University prizes.
To make or endorse recommendations for consideration by Learning and Teaching Committee and other relevant University committees as required
To define with the approval of Senate, implement and review the University’s strategies for the alumni experience in line with the University’s corporate strategy, to develop policies and practice and to monitor the impact of these on the alumni experience.
8. In accordance with the above terms of reference, to consider matters brought forward for its attention by the Senate, the Associate PVCs and other Committees or Sub-committees and to delegate matters appropriately for action.