SOAS Standing Orders: Annex II(ii): Faculty Management Groups
Annex II(ii) Faculty Management Groups
Faculty Management Groups report to Faculty Boards.
(i) The membership of Faculty Management Groups will comprise
Dean of Faculty
Heads of Department
(ii) The Registrar & Secretary will nominate a Secretary. The Group will normally hold meetings every two weeks during term time.
(iii) The remit of the Group is to advise the Dean on the exercise of his/her authority granted by the Charter and Standing Orders, to act within delegated authority on behalf of other Standing Committees and to co-ordinate and progress the Faculty's business.
(iv) Faculty Management Groups will have the following terms of reference:
(a) To co-ordinate the academic and non-academic management of the Faculty;
(b) To oversee the implementation of the Faculty Strategic Plan and to report regularly to Faculty Board on progress;
(c) To oversee the implementation of learning and teaching policy and research policy within the Faculty and to report regularly to Faculty Board on progress;
(d) To approve in principle new programme proposals;
(e) To report to relevant Faculty and School Committees as appropriate;
(f) To devise and recommend to Faculty Board Faculty policy on staff development and training, in consultation with the Staff Development Manager, and to ensure that it is implemented.