Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Manager and Policy Author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Higher Degree Research Supervision Procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 7th April 2021
Review Date 7th April 2024
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 7th April 2021
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Responsible Officer Simon Handley
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Higher Degree Research Training and Partnerships)
+61 2 9850 8030
Responsible Executive Sakkie Pretorius
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
+61 2 9850 8645
Enquiries Contact Jennifer Cornish
Academic Director (Higher Degree Research Training and Partnerships)
+61 2 9850 8666

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

6/04/21 - Academic Senate (Resolution AS21/20) approval of the following amendments to the Higher Degree Research Supervision Policy and Higher Degree Research Supervision Procedure:
i. the appointment of Macquarie University Honorary Academics (Emeritus Professor, Honorary or Clinical) as Principal Supervisors in exceptional circumstances and with the approval of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research); and
ii. minor wording changes to the mandatory training requirements for HDR Supervisors.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: 5, 6, 7, 8