SOAS University of London

SOAS Standing Order VI: Honorary Degrees and Fellowships Committee

VI Honorary Degrees & Fellowships Committee

Honorary Degrees & Fellowships Committee reports to the Board of Trustees.

(i) The membership of Honorary Degrees & Fellowships Committee will comprise

Chair:

Director

Ex-officio Members:
  • Chair of the Board of Trustees
  • Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees
  • Pro-Directors
  • Registrar & Secretary (COO)
Other Members:
  • 2 Heads of Department nominated by the Director
  • 2 members of Academic Board nominated by the Director
  • 1 of the Students' Union Presidents nominated by the Students' Union Executive Committee

(ii) The Registrar will nominate a Secretary.  The Committee will normally hold three ordinary meetings per annum.

(iii) The Committee will have the following terms of reference.

After considering any suggestions from members of the School:

  1. to make recommendations to the Board of Trustees that the School should award Honorary Fellowships to particular individuals;
  2. to make recommendations to the Board of Trustees that the School should award Honorary Degrees to particular individuals.