UWA Staff

Boards and committees

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Further information

Full Faculty meetings

Time: 4pm
Venue: Perkins Institute, Auditorium (QEII)

  • Tuesday 7 June 2016
  • Tuesday 18 October 2016


The Faculty Board is the overarching governing body of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

It is supported by other committees to administer, manage and develop the Faculty.

Boards and committees

Faculty Board
Overarching governing body of the Faculty.
Deborah Leicester
Faculty Advisory Board
Provides an external perspective on the Faculty's strategic direction.
Jan Dunphy
Dean's Advisory Committee
Acts as an advisory committee for the Dean.
Jan Dunphy
Research Committee
Allocates research grants and recommends policy and other functions.
Jan Dunphy

Higher Degree Committee
Considers matters relating to the Bachelor of Medical Science and postgraduate
students,except PhD students and students enrolled in master's by research courses.

Deborah Leicester
Adjunct Appointments Committee
Recommends to the Vice-Chancellor on the conferment of adjunct titles.
Jan Dunphy
Faculty Selection Committee
Selects entrants to MB BS and BDSc courses.
Gillian Trahorsch
Executive Committee of the Rural Clinical School
Facilitates the implementation and development of the Rural Clinical School.
Rhonda Worthington
Board of Examiners
Makes all decisions on examination results and report them to the Registrar.
Deborah Leicester
Faculty Teaching and Learning Committee
Oversee policy changes, strategic initiatives and encourage a forum for sharing
teaching and learning issues.
Caroline Martin
Medical Curriculum Committee
For the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery and the Doctor of Medicine.
Erica Yeh
Dental Curriculum Committee
For the Bachelor of Dental Science and Doctor of Dental Medicine.
Maria Maseyk

Podiatric Medicine Curriculum Committee
For the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine.

Satu Stephenson