University Learning and Teaching Committee


All matters concerning the management of, and support for, the development and delivery of the University’s educational programme. The Terms of Reference for the Committee can be found under Regulation 17.


Professor Helen O'Sullivan

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Education)   

in the Chair 

Professor Trevor McMillan



Professor Mark Ormerod

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost


Dr Anne Loweth

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students)


Professor Pauline Walsh

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and Pro Vice-Chancellor; Chair of the Quality and Academic Standards Committee


Professor Jonathan Wastling

Dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Pro Vice-Chancellor


Professor Shane O'Neill

Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Pro Vice-Chancellor


Dr Katie Maddock

Associate Dean for Learning and Teaching, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences


Mr Kelvin Johnstone

Associate Dean for Learning and Teaching, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Dr Katie Szkornik

Associate Dean for Learning and Teaching, Faculty of Natural Sciences


Dr Wynne Thomas

Member of Senate (Medicine and Health Sciences)


Dr Philip Morgan

Member of Senate (Humanities and Social Sciences)


Professor David Hoole

Member of Senate (Natural Sciences) 


Mr Elliott Lancaster

Education Officer, Keele Students' Union


Mr John Wootton

Vice-President of the KPA 


In-attendance: all meetings

Dr Helen Galbraith

Academic Registrar and Director of Student and Academic Services


Dr Rafe Hallett

Director, Keele Institute for Innovation & Teaching Excellence (KIITE)


Ms Dorothea Ross-Simpson

Head of Academic Quality and Student Conduct


Mr Paul Reynolds

University Librarian


Mr Tim Hinchcliffe

Head of Student Learning and Curriculum Development


Mr Simon Rimmington

Foundation Year Centre



Mr Ed McCauley

Quality Assurance Manager


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2017-18 2016-17 2015-16
27 September 2017 28 September 2016 23 September 2015
29 November 2017 22 November 2016 10 November 2015
24 January 2018 25 January 2017 27 January 2016
28 March 2018 29 March 2017 16 March 2016
23 May 2018 * 24 May 2017 25 May 2016
  19 July 2017 20 July 2016

* internal access only pending approval by the committee at its next meeting

Meeting Dates for 2017/18 (all at 2pm)

  • Wednesday 27 September, 2017
  • Wednesday 29 November, 2017
  • Wednesday 24 January, 2018
  • Wednesday 28 March, 2018
  • Wednesday 23 May, 2018
  • Wednesday 18 July, 2018


  • Faculty Learning and Teaching Committees
  • Quality Assurance Committee
  • Learning & Teaching Technologies Committee
  • University Postgraduate Research Committee


Please submit the Cover sheet for ULTC papers with any papers for the Committee.

For further assistance please contact Ed McCauley on 01782 7 34475 


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