Curriculum and Course Planning Committee

The Curriculum and Course Planning Committee will support the University to achieve its strategic aims by embedding research-enriched and community-engaged teaching and learning in a renewed curriculum; in furthering its social inclusion agenda; in recommending student load targets, and in overseeing the development and refinement of new and existing degree programs.

Frequency of meetings: monthly


  • Professor Stephen Garton (Chair), Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor
  • Associate Professor Simon Barrie, Director, Institute for Teaching and Learning, represented by Professor Keith Trigwell, Acting Director, Institute for Teaching and Learning, until April 2014
  • Ms Michelle Carlin, Director, Student Recruitment Unit
  • Professor Marie Carroll, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Academic Affairs)
  • Mr Mark Easson, Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms Sandra Harrison, Director, Planning and Information
  • Ms Gillian Luck, Director, Student Centre
  • Associate Professor Peter McCallum, Chair, Academic Board
  • Ms Leonie Patrick, Director, International Office

One member appointed by each divisional board

  • Professor Tyrone Carlin, Co-Dean, University of Sydney Business School
    Division of Business
  • Professor Carole Cusack, Pro-Dean (Teaching and Learning), School of Letters, Art and Media
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Professor Trevor Hambley, Dean, Faculty of Science
    Division of Natural Sciences
  • Professor Michelle Lincoln, Deputy Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences
    Division of Health Sciences
  • Professor David Lowe, Associate Dean (Education), Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies
    Division of Engineering and Information Technologies
  • Professor Jill White, Dean, Sydney Nursing School
    Division of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy
  • Vacant
    Division of Architecture and Creative Arts

In attendance

  • Mr Richard Fisher, General Counsel