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Appointments Board

Reports to Council and meets at least twice annually.

Is responsible for:

  • Open and transparent selection processes for the appointment of members to BBSRC Strategy Advisory Panels and Research Committees
  • Making appointments on the basis of quality and suitability to carry out in full the responsibilities of the Strategy Advisory Panel or Research Committee to which the appointments are being made with due regard to the balance of expertise
  • Appropriate representation of 'user community' on each Strategy Advisory Panel and Research Committee taking into account the needs and interests of those Strategy Advisory Panels and Research Committees
  • Achieving a balance of members in terms of location at both institutional and regional levels on each Strategy Advisory Panel or Research Committee
  • Giving due consideration to diversity issues.

Members

Professor Carole Goble (Chair)
Dr Deborah Keith (Deputy Chair)
Professor Rod Hubbard
Dr Fiona Marston
Professor Christine Nicol
Professor Tracy Palmer
Dr Len Stephens
Professor Martin Warren

Meeting dates

2017

  • 5 April (strategic meeting)
  • 6 October (appointments meeting)

2016

  • 19 April (strategic meeting)
  • 3 October (appointments meeting)

2015

  • 2 March
  • 1 September

2014

  • 5 March
  • 2 September