Research and Enterprise Committee

Research and Enterprise Committee is responsible to Senate for monitoring and reviewing research performance across the University, and to identify priority areas for research and enterprise effort and activity. Through the Research Degree Committee (RDC), it also monitors the research student environment and related strategies. The Committee meets a minimum of three times during the academic year.

Membership for the academic year 2017-2018 is as follows:

NamePositionFaculty / DirectorateTerm / Category of Office
Anne Evans RED UnitEx-officio
Colin MartinActing Head of ResearchSociety & HealthEx-officio
Florin IorasActing Head of ResearchDesign, Media & ManagementEx-officio
Great Paa-Kerner Design, Media & ManagementEx-officio
Ben Clayton Design, Media & ManagementEx-officio
Neil BrownswordNominated MemberDesign, Media & ManagementNominated
Lyndon BuckNominated MemberDesign, Media & ManagementNominated
Helena ChanceNominated MemberDesign, Media & ManagementNominated
Richard MatherNominated MemberDesign, Media & ManagementNominated
Stephen PartridgeNominated MemberDesign, Media & ManagementNominated
David Warnock-SmithNominated MemberDesign, Media & ManagementNominated
Margaret GreenfieldsNominated MemberSociety & HealthNominated
Keiran HendersonNominated MemberSociety & HealthNominated
Paul MorganNominated MemberSociety & HealthNominated
Ciaran O'KeeffeNominated MemberSociety & HealthNominated
Lynn ViatgeNominated MemberSociety & HealthNominated
Julia WilliamsNominated MemberSociety & HealthNominated
Douglas BurnhamExternal MemberStaffordshire UniversityMember
Rebekah Smith McGloinExternal MemberCoventry UniversityMember
Richard HarlowStudent RepresentativeBucks Students' UnionStudent Rep

Terms of Reference are included in the University Committees document.

Meeting dates for 2017-2018 are as follows:

DateStart TimeEnd TimeLocationMeeting Type
22 November 201714:0017:00G5.05Normal 
27 February 201814:0017:00G5.05Normal
15 May 201814:0017:00G5.05Normal

Proposed agenda items should be sent to the Secretary at least two weeks before the meeting to enable the agenda to be set in good time. Papers should include a completed cover sheet.


15 May 2018To follow
27 February 20182018-02-27 REC Minutes Open (pdf)
22 November 20172017-11-22 REC Minutes Open (pdf)


19 May 20172017-05-11 REC Minutes Open (pdf)
7 March 20172017.03.07 REC Minutes Open (pdf)
18 November 20162016.11.18 REC Minutes Open (pdf)
20 September 20162016.09.20 REC Minutes Open (pdf)


20 May 20162016.05.20 REC Minutes Open (pdf)
13 April 20162016.04.13 REC Minutes Open (pdf)
26 February 20162016.02.26 REC Minutes Open (pdf)
20 November 20152015.11.20 REC Minutes Open (pdf)

2014-2015 (University Research Committee)

27 February 20152015.02.27 URC Minutes (pdf)
21 November 20142014.11.21 URC Minutes (pdf)

2013-2014 (University Research Committee)

23 May 20142014.05.23 URC Minutes (pdf)
28 February 20142014.02.28 URC Minutes (pdf)
22 November 20132013.11.22 URC Minutes (pdf)
18 October 20132013.10.18 URC Minutes (pdf) 

2012-2013 (University Research Committee)

28 June 20132013.28.06 URC Minutes (pdf)

If you require minutes prior to this date please contact the RED Unit.

Secretary: Anne Evans, Research & Enterprise Development Unit Manager (x5016)

Proposed agenda items should be sent to the Secretary at least two weeks before the meeting to enable the agenda to be set in good time. Papers should include a completed cover sheet.