University Courses Committee

The University Courses Committee is responsible for the academic oversight of the course and subject portfolio and the quality for coursework programs within the University.  The University Courses Committee provides advice to the Academic Senate on strategies, policies, initiatives and innovation that promotes development of an innovative course portfolio for the University. The principal functions of the University Courses Committee are outlined in the University Courses Committee - Membership and Terms of Reference.

The Indigenous Board of Studies is a subcommittee of the University Courses Committee.

MemberCategoryAppointment Term Ends
Professor Graham Brown Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) (Chair) Ex-officio N/A
Professor Janelle Wheat Pro Vice-Chancellor (Learning and Teaching) or nominee Ex-officio N/A
Professor Lisa Cary
Dean (Learning and Teaching Innovation)
Ex-officio N/A
Mr Mike Ferguson Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) or nominee Ex-officio N/A
Ms Sandra Sharpham Acting, Executive Director, Students or nominee Ex-officio N/A
Ms Heather McGregor Acting Executive Director, Division of Student Success or nominee Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Lena Danaia (Acting) Deputy Dean, Faculty of Arts and Education Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Michael Kiernan Deputy Dean, Faculty of Business, Justice and
Behavioural Sciences
Ex-officio N/A
Professor Samuel Adeloju Deputy Dean, Faculty of Science and Health Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Christopher Orchard Associate Dean (Academic), Faculty of Arts and Education Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Jenny Kent Associate Dean (Academic), Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences Ex-officio N/A
Dr Rachel Whitsed Associate Dean (Academic),Faculty of Science and Health Ex-officio N/A
Dr Kelly Tribolet Course Director, Faculty of Arts and Education Elected 30 June 2024
Dr Rosemary Woolston Course Director, Faculty of Business, Justice and
Behavioural Sciences
Elected 30 June 2023
Mr Matthew Hunt Course Director, Faculty of Science and Health Elected 30 June 2024
Mr  Simon Wakeling Members with expertise in course development,
course review and policy development
Nominated 30 June 2024
Associate Professor Dianne McGrath 30 June 2023
Dr Angela Fenton 30 June 2024
Associate Professor Jay Phillips Chair, Indigenous Board of Studies or nominee Ex-officio N/A
Ms Kim Craig Faculty professional staff member with expertise in
course administration
Nominated 30 June 2023

Ms Guinevere Missingham

Student member Nominated 30 September 2024

The University Courses Committee Standing Committee was established to decide urgent matters which arise between meetings of the University Courses Committee, and when it is not practical to convene a full meeting of the Committee.

MemberCategoryAppointment Term Ends
Professor Graham Brown Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) (Chair) Ex-officio N/A
Professor Janelle Wheat Pro Vice-Chancellor (Learning and Teaching) or nominee Ex-officio N/A
Associate Professor Jenny Kent Member of the University Courses Committee Nominated 30 June 2023
Associate Professor Lena Danaia Member of the University Courses Committee Nominated 30 June 2023
Associate Professor Rachel Whitsed Member of the University Courses Committee Nominated 30 June 2024
DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
21 March 2022 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 28 February 2022 AgendaMinutes
11 May 2022 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 20 April 2022 AgendaMinutes
13 July 2022 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 22 June 2022 AgendaMinutes
24 August 2022 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 3 August 2022 AgendaMinutes (unconfirmed)
2 November 2022 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 12 October 2022 AgendaMinutes (unconfirmed)

Refer to the 2022 Governance Services Meeting Schedule for the meeting and agenda close dates for all governance committees supported by the Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs.

DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
22 March 2021 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 8 March 2021 AgendaMinutes 
12 May 2021 1.00pm - 4.00pm Videoconference 28 April 2021 AgendaMinutes
30 June 2021 9.00am - 10.30am Videoconference 16 June 2021 AgendaMinutes 
5 July 2021 2.30pm - 4:30pm Videoconference 16 June 2021 AgendaMinutes
28 July 2021 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 14 July 2021 AgendaMinutes
3 November 2021 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 20 October 2021 AgendaMinutes

Refer to the current Governance Services Meeting Schedule for the meeting and agenda close dates for all governance committees supported by the Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs.

DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
10 February 2020 1.30pm - 3.30pm Videoconference 20 January 2020 Agenda Minutes
15 April 2020 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 26 March 2020 Agenda Minutes
17 June 2020 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 27 May 2020 Agenda Minutes
28 July 2020 (EM) 2.00pm - 4.00pm Videoconference 21 July 2020 AgendaMinutes
20 August 2020 (EM) 2.00pm - 4.00pm Videoconference 13 August 2020 AgendaMinutes
23 September 2020 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 2 September 2020 Agenda Minutes
30 November 2020 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 9 November 2020 Agenda Minutes
DateTimeLocation Agenda Close Meeting Records
9 April 2019 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 26 March 2019 Agenda Minutes
4 June 2019 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 21 May 2019 Agenda Minutes
2 July 2019 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 18 June 2019 Agenda Minutes
24 September 2019 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 10 September 2019 Agenda Minutes
3 December 2019 9.00am - 12.00pm Videoconference 19 November 2019 Agenda Minutes

Contact

Verinnia Lansom
Governance Officer
Email: governance@csu.edu.au
Phone: 02 6338 4125