Research Integrity and Ethics Committee
Terms of Reference and Composition for 2023/24
|A Chairperson drawn from senior academic staff within the University and appointed by the Vice-Chancellor*|
|An external member with relevant expertise*|
|A PGR student*|
Total membership: 9
* subject to annual review by University Senate; terms of office for the external member, Chairperson and Member of Council are limited to up to two terms of three years.
The term of office for the Vice-Chair (elected by the Chair) is limited to up to two terms of three years.
* The term of office for the Student Representative is limited to up to two terms of one year (each year being the current academic year).
Terms of Reference
The Research Integrity and Ethics Committee is the University’s senior body with oversight for all matters relating to research ethics and integrity. A Committee of Senate, it oversees the Ethics approval process, deals with relevant strategic and policy matters, and is responsible for compliance and implementation.
The Research Integrity and Ethics Committee shall:
The Research Integrity and Ethics Committee meets twice a semester.
Updated: November 2023