Senior Management/ Advisory Committees

Title Roles and responsibilities

Vice-Chancellor's Senior Team (VCST)

Purpose: To advise on, and assist with, the planning, management, performance and strategic directions of the University.

Membership: Vice-Chancellor; Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Engagement); Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Learning and Quality); Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student Support and Services); Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic); Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation); Chief Operating Officer. Meets fortnightly.

Business Asset Review Committee (BARC)

Purpose: To advise on the strategic direction of the University's Technology Park and to make recommendations on external relationships to attract commercialisation and business opportunities to the Technology Park.

Membership: Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation); Director, Ballarat Technology Park; lay member of Council as appointed by the Chancellor. Meets at least three times per year.

International and Partners Committee

Purpose: To advise on the strategic direction of the University's international operations and to make recommendations on external relationships relating to the delivery of programs to international students. Meets at the discretion of the Pro Vice-Chancellor, International & Partnerships who chairs the Committee.

University Health
and Safety Policy Committee

The UHSPC is chaired by a nominee of the Vice-Chancellor. It is made up of an equal number of management representatives and health and safety representatives (HSRs), who represent the portfolio operations of the University. The UHSPC also seeks input from invited representatives of the student body and the University's specialist health and safety staff.

Terms of Reference and links to Committee Minutes are available from the University Health and Safety Policy Committee website.