Critical Commentary is the Student Journal of Newman University and GuildHE’s Consortium for Research Excellence Support and Training (CREST) Institutions. Published under the aegis of the…
The Graduate School is central to Newman University’s activities and is charged with:
The Graduate School is led by the Pro Vice Chancellor – Research and Scholarship.
They work with members of the Research Committee and other colleagues across the University to develop and implement the University’s research strategy as well as promoting and delivering academic and support services for postgraduate research students. Additionally, the Pro Vice Chancellor – Research and Scholarship provides the main contact point between the University and relevant external bodies such as GuildHE, CREST, MURG, etc.
The Pro Vice Chancellor – Research and Scholarship is supported by the Postgraduate Research Coordinator, who assists in formulating and implementing policies and procedures relating to postgraduate research students as well as monitoring their progress in line with the validating partner institution’s regulations and codes of practice.
The Research Office Administrator provides administrative support for the School’s day-to-day activities, including maintenance of student records for continuing postgraduate research students, processing Research Ethics applications, applications for funding to present at conferences and Research Excellence Framework related funding.