On behalf of York Graduate Research School Board (YGRSB), to assure the standards of postgraduate research (PGR) programmes, and to monitor and promote the enhancement of the quality of the academic experience of postgraduate researchers (PGRs).
The PGR Policies and Programmes Committee (PPPC) is a sub-committee of, and reports to, YGRSB. YGRSB reports to Senate via University Research Committee. On matters relating to new PGR programme approval, PPPC reports directly to Senate.
On matters relating to PGR assessment, the Standing Committee on Assessment reports to PPPC. SCA reports directly to Senate on the approval of PGR awards.
Quoracy: One third of members.
Appointed academic members should be current or former Graduate Chairs (or similar, eg DTP/CDT leads) and/or have considerable experience of supervising PGRs. At least one academic member should be serving on University Teaching Committee to provide a link to this committee. The Graduate Administrator member must be serving in that capacity. For appointed members the standard term of office is three years and maximum term is six years.
Unless otherwise stated, the deadline for receiving papers is two weeks before the meeting.
Professor Kate Arnold
Dean of YGRS
Who to contact
For all PPC queries contact email@example.com