Overview

Honorary Degrees and Fellowships Committee reports to Council

Chair

Sir Stephen Wall


Who to contact

Mr Gary Hawes

for agendas and minutes
g.hawes@ucl.ac.uk
020 7679 8592

Ms Harriet Lilley

for apologies for absence 
h.lilley@ucl.ac.uk
020 7679 8593


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Constitution and Membership for 2013-14

Where the name of a committee member is italicised, this indicates that that member is serving on the committee as a deputy or nominee of another member.

Number in brackets to the right-hand side of a committee member’s name indicates length of continuous service in years, up to and including the 2012-13 session. Length of service is not indicated for ex officio and student members, or for observers.


Ex Officio

Chair of Council (Chair) Sir Stephen Wall
Vice-Chair of Council Ms Vivienne Parry
President and Provost Professor Michael Arthur
Vice-Provost (International) To be notified
Director of Development and Alumni Relations Mrs Lori Houlihan
Education & Campaigns Officer, UCL Union Mr Keir Gallagher

Deans of Faculties (or nominees):
Arts and Humanities Professor Philip Horne
Brain Sciences  Professor Alan Thompson 
Built Environment Professor Adrian Forty
Engineering Sciences Professor Anthony Finkelstein
Laws Professor Dame Hazel Genn
Life Sciences Professor Mary Collins
Mathematical and Physical Sciences Professor Richard Catlow
Medical Sciences  Professor David Lomas
Population Health Sciences  Professor Graham Hart 
Social and Historical Sciences Professor Mary Fulbrook

Appointed

Two Lay Members of Council, appointed by Council

  • Ms Philippa Foster-Back (5)
  • Professor Chris Thompson (5)

Three Honorary Fellows of UCL, not otherwise eligible for membership, appointed by the Honorary Degrees and Fellowships Committee

  • Professor Uta Frith (3)
  • Lord Hart of Chilton (3)
  • Professor Sir Ian Kennedy (3)

Secretary Mr Gary Hawes

Terms of Reference

Subject to any general or particular direction that may from time to time be given by Council, the Honorary Degrees and Fellowships Committee is charged by Council:

  1. In accordance with UCL Regulation for Management 9, to consider nominations for UCL Honorary Degrees and to submit to Council for approval recommendations for the conferment of these awards.
  2. In accordance with UCL Statute 14 and UCL Regulation for Management 9, to consider nominations of Honorary Fellows of UCL, and to submit to Council for approval recommendations of names for election to the UCL Honorary Fellowship.
  3. To determine, keep under review and advise Council as necessary on UCL’s procedures for i) the conferment of Honorary Degrees and ii) election of Honorary Fellows of UCL.
  4. To report to Council by submission to the Council officers of i) an annual report on the Committee's recommendations for conferment by UCL of Honorary Degrees and election to the UCL Honorary Fellowship and ii) the Minutes of each meeting of the Honorary Degrees and Fellowships Committee.

Meeting Dates 2013-14

  • Thursday 7 November 2013, 3.30pm

Minutes

Minutes of meetings of the Honorary Degrees and Fellowships Committee are confidential to the Committee and are not available online.