The Chair and eight members appointed by the University Teaching Committee. The Chair should be an active member of the Teaching Committee.
The student members of the Committee shall not be present nor receive any papers for any business regarding the academic assessment of any individual student, or personal matters relating to any individual staff member, student or external examiner.
Purpose of the Committee: on behalf of University Teaching Committee, to develop, consider, monitor and review policies and procedures relating to the assessment of undergraduate, graduate postgraduate and research students; on behalf of Senate, to approve, report and monitor the results of assessment for University awards, including those of higher doctorates, and appoint internal and external examiners.
Reporting Structure: the Standing Committee on Assessment is a sub-committee of University Teaching Committee, but also reports directly to Senate on students’ achievement of University awards.
|Member||Department||To serve until|
|Dr Steve King (Chair)||Computer Science||31st July 2017|
|Dr Philip Quinlan||Psychology||31st July 2017|
|Dr Keith Allen||Philosophy||31st July 2018|
|Dr Patrick Gallimore||York Law School||31st July 2018|
|Dr Louise Jones||Biology||31st July 2018|
|Dr Helen Smith||English||31st July 2019|
|Dr Francesco Bravo||Economics||31st July 2019|
|Dr John Stringer||Music||31st July 2019|
|Professor Tom Stoneham||York Graduate Research School||ex officio|
The Students’ Union and Graduate Students Association are permitted to designate alternates to student members of the committee.
The meeting dates for 2016/17 academic year are as follows:
|Deadline for papers||Meeting|
|Monday 12 September 2016||Friday 23 September 2016|
|Monday 17 October 2016||Friday 28 October 2016|
|Monday 21 November 2016||Friday 2 December 2016|
|Monday 30 January 2017||Friday 10 February 2017|
|Monday 3 April 2017||Friday 21 April 2017|
|Monday 8 May 2017||Friday 19 May 2017|
|Monday 12 June 2017||Friday 30 June 2017|
October 2016 (PDF , 451kb)
September 2016 (PDF , 525kb)
May 2016 (PDF , 410kb)
April 2016 (PDF , 427kb)
February 2016 (PDF , 430kb)
May 2015 (PDF , 347kb)
Who to contact
- Stephen Gow, Academic Support Office
For agendas, minutes, apologies and queries