Department of Computer Science and Technology

Department of Computer Science and Technology

The Faculty Board is responsible for preparing the teaching programme, for ensuring that the teaching given is of a high standard and provides formal oversight of certain Departmental activities. It replaced the Computer Science Syndicate in 2006.

The Faculty Board meets regularly throughout the academic year; the dates of meetings are published in the University Diary.


a(i)Head of the Computer LaboratoryProf Ann Copestake
a(ii)Four professors elected by the FacultyProf Alan Blackwell
Prof Simon Moore
Prof Peter Robinson
Prof Peter Sewell
bTwo members appointed by the Council after consultation with the General BoardProf Paul Hewett
cFour members elected by the FacultyDr Piete Brooks
Dr Paula Buttery
Dr Mateja Jamnik
Mrs Dinah Pounds
dUp to two co-opted membersDr Steve Hodges
Dr Diarmuid O'Seaghdha
eThe Departmental Secretary of the Computer LaboratoryMrs Caroline Stewart
fThree student members elected under Scheme FFranz Nowak, Part II
Hannah Craighead, M.Phil
Krittika D'Silva, PhD


  • The Secretary or the Deputy Secretary of the School of Technology
  • A representative from the Faculty of Mathematics
  • The Deputy Heads of Department unless they are a member of the Faculty Board in class (a) or (c)
  • Chair of Research Staff Forum

Annual reports

2005/06, 2006/07, 2007/08, 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18.

Annual meetings




These online minutes do not cover “reserved business”.

Meeting papers

Dates of meetings 2019-20

  • 15 October 2019
  • 12 November 2019 (Annual Meeting of the Faculty)
  • 26 November 2019
  • 21 January 2020
  • 3 March 2020
  • 28 April 2020
  • 9 June 2020 (No Faculty Board Meeting but additional meeting for Degree Committee members only)
  • 30 June 2020