Teaching and Learning Quality Committee

Terms of reference

  • To recommend on policies and activities that will improve the quality of teaching and learning
  • To monitor the quality of teaching and learning
  • To advise and recommend on policies and procedures for the evaluation of teaching and learning
  • To advise on priorities in higher education research, academic staff development and student learning support activities and to monitor these activities
  • To advise, recommend on and administer annual University of Auckland Learning Enhancement Grants, Teaching Excellence Awards and University of Auckland nominations for national Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards
  • To serve as a reference group for academic developments as required.

Membership

  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) or nominee - Chair
  • University Librarian or nominee
  • A representative from each Faculty who has responsibility within the Faculty for the quality of teaching and learning
  • One professor elected by the professoriate
  • One sub-professorial member elected by the sub-professorial staff
  • Director of Learning and Teaching
  • Director of Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education
  • Manager of Student Learning Services
  • Two student representatives

The Teaching and Learning Quality Committee reports to Senate through Education Committee.

Committee members and term of office

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) or Nominee Holds office until
Professor J Morrow - Chair Ex-officio
University Librarian or nominee Holds office until
Mrs H Mountifield Ex-officio
A representative from each Faculty who has responsibility within the Faculty for the quality of teaching and learning
Holds office until
Dr L Diggelmann, Arts
Ex-officio
Professor S Geertshuis, Business and Economics Ex-officio
Associate Professor C Brown, Creative Arts and Industries Ex-officio
Dr R Heap, Education Ex-officio
Mr P Bier, Engineering Ex-officio
Professor W Swain, Mr R Batty (alternate, Semester 2), Law Ex-officio
Mrs L Petersen, Medical and Health Sciences Ex-officio
Dr J Novak, Science Ex-officio
One Professor, Elected by the Professoriate Holds office until
TBA 31.01.19 
One Sub-professorial Member elected by the Sub-professorial Staff
Holds office until
Dr S Sturm
31.01.19
Director, Learning and Teaching
Holds office until
Dr K Morris
Ex-officio
Director, Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education
Holds office until
Dr S Sturm (nominee)
Ex-officio
Manager, Student Learning Services
Holds office until
Ms C Moselen
Ex-officio
Two Student Representatives
Holds office until
Ms J Palairet
31.12.18
Mr G Barton 31.12.18
In Attendance
Holds office until
Ms B Cameron, Researcher and Analyst
 
Mr A Hartley, Information Technology Services  
Mrs H Merrick, Academic Quality Office  
Ms C Walters, Academic Administrator  

Committee Secretary

Nissa Jameson
Tel: ++64 9 373 7999 ext 85585
Email: n.jameson@auckland.ac.nz.

Schedule of meetings

Date Time
20.02.18 9.00am
10.04.18 9.00am
12.06.18 9.00am
08.08.18 9.00am
09.10.18 9.00am
04.12.18 9.00am