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 all taught 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 2020|
|Dr Keith Allen||Philosophy||31st July 2018|
|Dr Patrick Gallimore||York Law School||31st July 2018|
|Dr Louise Jones||Biology||31st July 2018|
|Prof Helen Smith||English||31st July 2019|
|Dr Francesco Bravo||Economics||31st July 2019|
|Dr John Stringer||Music||31st July 2019|
|Dr Anita Savage Grainge||SPSW||31st July 2020|
|Dr Danijela Trenkic||Education||31st July 2020|
|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 2017/18 academic year are as follows:
|Deadline for papers||Meeting|
|Monday 11 September 2017||Friday 22 September 2017|
|Monday 16 October 2017||Friday 27 October 2017|
|Monday 13 November 2017||Friday 24 November 2017|
|Monday 15 January 2018||Friday 26 January 2018|
|Monday 19 February 2018||Friday 2 March 2018|
|Monday 23 April 2018||Friday 4 May 2018|
|Monday 25 June 2018||Friday 6 July 2018|
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May 2015 (PDF , 347kb)
Who to contact
- Stephen Gow, Academic Support Office
For agendas, minutes, apologies and queries