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Honorary Awards Committee

The Honorary Awards Committee advises Council on policy relating to honorary awards and recommends nominations for honorary awards.

Meeting dates 2017

Friday 3 November, commencing at 1pm.

Membership

Position Member Current term
Chancellor (Chair) Catherine Livingstone, AO 1 December 2016 to 30 November 2020
Deputy Chancellor Brian Wilson 1 December 2016 to 31 October 2018
Vice-Chancellor or nominee Professor Attila Brungs ex-officio
A Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Andrew Parfitt ex-officio
University Secretary William Paterson ex-officio
Chair, Academic Board Associate Professor Joanne Gray 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2016
External member of Council Dr Ron Sandland, AM 1 November 2016 to 31 October 2018
External member of Council Russell Taylor, AM 1 November 2016 to 31 October 2018
External member of Council Tony Tobin 1 November 2016 to 31 October 2018
Academic staff member of Council Professor Sally Varnham 1 November 2016 to 31 October 2017

Positions on the Committee are in accord with its composition.

Committee contact

Susan Harris
Tel: 02 9514 7659
Email: Sue.Harris@uts.edu.au

Terms of reference

  1. To develop, review and recommend to Council a policy covering all types of honorary awards;
  2. to consider nominations for honorary awards;
  3. to recommend to Council nominations for honorary awards according to the policy and procedures adopted by Council.

Composition

The Honorary Awards Committee consists of the following positions:

  • Chancellor (Chair)
  • Deputy Chancellor
  • Vice-Chancellor or nominee
  • a Deputy Vice-Chancellor
  • University Secretary
  • Chair, Academic Board
  • three external members of Council
  • one academic staff member of Council