University Higher Degree by Research Committee (UHRC) Student Representatives
The University Higher Degrees by Research Committee (UHDRC) is an important governance sub-committee of the Academic Senate, which assists Senate to discharge its responsibilities regarding the accreditation, quality and compliance of higher degree by research education and training.
The UHDRC has student representation in its membership to enhance its student-centred approach and voice for the governance of HDR students. Student representation is embedded in the UHDRC’s Member Composition, within its Terms of Reference (ToR), and provides for:
- two HDR Student Members as voting members, and
- two HDR Student Alternate Members, to attend meetings as observers and Student Member back-ups.
The committee membership comprises the Dean of Graduate Research, College HDR Coordinators, two HDR student members as voting members, two HDR student alternate members, a student finance representative and HDR administrators. The term of the HDR student members is 1 year.
Your HDR Student Members (voting) are Sarah Crossman and Amandi Hiyare. The HDR Student Alternate Members are Hamid Ullah Azizi and Nathan Harrison. If you'd like to contact your HDR student representatives, please send an email to: UHDRC.firstname.lastname@example.org