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Department of Computer Science and Technology



Faculty Board

Faculty Board 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 Department of Computer Science and TechnologyProf Ann Copestake
a(ii)Four professors elected by the FacultyProf Alastair Beresford
Prof Srinivasan Keshav
Prof Neil Lawrence
Prof Andrew Moore
bTwo members appointed by the Council after consultation with the General BoardProf Paul Hewett
Dr David Stillwell
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 FCharles Jameson, undergraduate
Andrei Margeloiu, M.Phil
Nikhil Churamani, 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, 2018/19.

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 (Faculty Board meeting only)
  • 14 July 2020 (No Faculty Board meeting but additional meeting for Degree Committee members only)

Dates of meetings 2020-21

  • 13 October 2020
  • 10 November 2020 (Annual Meeting of the Faculty)
  • 24 November 2020
  • 19 January 2021
  • 2 March 2021
  • 27 April 2021
  • 8 June 2021 (No Faculty Board Meeting but additional meeting for Degree Committee members only)
  • 29 June 2021