Undergraduate Studies Committee


Ex Officio Members

the Chair of the Committee: Associate Professor Stephen Cattle
the Chair of the Academic Board or nominee: Associate Professor Peter McCallum
the Chair of the Admissions Committee: Associate Professor Jane Hanrahan
the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic Affairs) or nominee: Professor  Marie Carroll
the Director of the Student Centre: Ms Gillian Luck
the President of the Students'
Ms Jennifer Light

Appointed Members

The Academic Board shall appoint one member from each faculty and at least one undergraduate student member nominated by members of the Board:

Agriculture and Environment

Dr Brian Jones

Architecture, Design and Planning

Dr Rob Saunders

Arts and Social Sciences

Dr Lynne Chester (Semester 1) / Dr Melissa Hardie (Semester 2)


Associate Professor Nigel Finch


Dr Kimberly Coulton

Education and Social Work

Dr Jenni Way

Engineering and Information Technologies

Dr Tim Wilkinson

Health Sciences

Associate Professor Kate O'Loughlin


Dr Wayne Courtney


Dr Peter Knight

Nursing and Midwifery

Dr Jacqueline Bloomfield


Dr Lorraine Smith


Dr Tim Newsome

Sydney College of the Arts

Mr Andrew Lavery

Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Dr James Humberstone

Veterinary Science

Dr Catherine Herbert


Mr Matthew Woolaston

Deputy Chair

The Committee may appoint one member, on the nomination of the Chair of the Committee, to act as Deputy Chair:

Dr Jenni Way

Co-opted Members

The Committee may co-opt additional members. Co-opted members may be selected from the members of the Academic Board or the wider University community or may express interest directly to the Chair of the Committee, but must have an interest and/or experience in issues considered by the Committee. The term of office of members co-opted by the Committee shall be specified at the time of co-option and such members shall have all rights and privileges of other members.

  • Associate Professor Kathryn Welch (Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences)