Links to committees within the School.
Members are drawn from across the School, to advise the Head of School on outreach activities, as well as continue a vibrant colloquium program drawn from local and international researchers.
Provides insight, advice and guidance on IT services for the School.
The goals of the Committee are to devise policies and actions for the School of Physics to promote equity across many areas, to make our work environment supportive of all staff and to actively remove diversity biases both conscious and unconscious. We plan to implement and then continuously monitor and improve our programs.
Provides formalised academic oversight of admissions to Postgraduate Research programs (MPhil and PhD), and monitoring of enrolled Higher Degree by Research candidates.
Provides advice to the Head of School on all issues relating to the School. Meets once per month.
The overall purpose of the Research Strategy Committee is to advise the Head of School on issues of research strategy, especially with regards to the future research directions and opportunities.
Provides advice to the Head of School on issues relating to workplace health and safety matters within the School of Physics. The School Safety Officer, who is a member of the Safety Committee, is responsible to the Head of School on a day-to-day basis for operational matters regarding occupational health and safety.
The School Board is constituted and operated as specified by resolution of the Senate (for further information see Resolutions of the Senate - Departments, Schools and Committees 21. (1)). All staff and students are welcome to attend.
The School of Physics Hiring committee oversees all aspects of recruitment, appointment, retention, and transitioning of academic staff. The committee provides strategic advice to the Head of School and sets School policy on matters related to the hiring of academic faculty members as well as research fellows.
Provides advice to the Head of School on issues relating to day-to-day management of the School.
Advises Head of School on all aspects of physical space usage and allocation in the School.
Manages the teaching program of the School of Physics, and provides advice to the Head of School on matters relating to the School’s teaching program.