Quality and Academic Standards Sub-Committee


The Quality and Academic Standards Sub-Committee is responsible for oversight and enhancement of the quality and standards of the University's academic provision.

The Terms of Reference of the Committee can be found here.


Membership for the Academic Year 2019/20:


Dr Julie Green, Dean of Education, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

One Dean of Education (Deputy Chair)

Dr Tim Lustig, Dean of Education, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

One School Director of Education from each Faculty

Dr Lara McMurtry, School of Law Director of Education


Dr Heather Ingram, School of Nursing & Midwifery Director of Education


Mr Glenn Hussey, School of Life Sciences Director of Education

Three senior members of academic staff (one per Faculty)

Dr Jonathan Parker, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Dr Alison Pooler, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences


Professor Fiona Polack, Faculty of Natural Sciences

Two members of academic or professional services

Dr Carol Gray, Director of Professional Development and Welfare (School of Medicine)

Mr Scott Dean, Keele Business School Senior School Manager

One Executive Dean if not in the Chair


Head of Academic Quality and Student Conduct

Ms Dorothea Ross-Simpson

At least one officer of KeeleSU and/or the KPA

Ms Mari Chappell, Education Officer KeeleSU


Validation and Review Officer

Mrs Claire Evans

Quality Assurance Manager

Mr Ed McCauley

Minutes of previous meetings

(published after the subsequent meeting)

2019-20 2018-19 2017-18
 23 September 2019 19 November 2018 20 September 2017
 11 November 2019 16 January 2019 20 November 2017
23 March 2020 18 March 2019 13 December 2017
18 May 2020 29 April 2019 14 February 2018
  3 July 2019 16 May 2018
    4 July 2018

Meeting dates in 2019/20

  • 23 September 2019
  • 11 November
  • 3 February, 2020
  • 23 March
  • 18 May
  • 6 July

Cover Sheet for papers

Please contact the Committee Secretary, Claire Evans, for a copy of the latest cover sheet.