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Making Requests to the Committee



The Research Degree Sub Committee is authorised by the University Research and Enterprise Committee, to act on and approve any changes to your programme of study and student record. The Research Degree Sub Committee is the only committee in the University that can make decisions on research students.

Chaired by Professor Andrew Slade, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Research and Enterprise, the membership of the Research Degree Sub Committee is made up of at least two senior academic colleagues from each faculty.

A list of membership is detailed below:

Faculty/Service Members
Carnegie Faculty Professor Anne Flintoff
Carnegie Faculty Dr Caroline Bligh
Faculty of Business and Law Dr George Lodorfos
Faculty of Business and Law Dr Niki Kyriakidou
Faculty of Arts Environment and Technology Professor Ian Strange
Faculty of Arts Environment and Technology Professor Ruth Robbins
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences Professor Richard Hogston
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences Professor Steven Robertson
University Research Office Mrs Kathryn Brown
Secretary to the Committee Ms Joanne Burgess
For any changes to your student record, such as suspension of registration or a change from full-time to part-time study, a form must be completed to make a request to the Committee. The form can be found in the section titled Requests to the Committee.

The form should be fully completed and contain a full explanation of the reasons for the request.

If you need guidance please speak to the University Research Office on 0113 8123585 or email resdegreecomrequest@leedsbeckett.ac.uk.