The Centre for Engineering and Design Education

Management Board

The Centre’s Academic Lead and Chair of the Management Board is the Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research, Prof Steve Rothberg.  The Board meets 3 times per year and has representatives from the 5 Schools and Professional Support Services.  An annual Strategic Board meeting is also held with the Deans and the PVC-T, Prof Morag Bell.

Role of the Management Board

  • To act as first point of accountability for CEDE to the Deans of the 5 Schools and other centres or services represented on the board.
  • To approve CEDE’s annual strategic plan.
  • To provide strategic and advisory input to shape CEDE’s activities.
  • To support CEDE in collaborating with other centres or schools for areas of related activities.
  • To approve CEDE’s allocation of resources for School activities and reporting mechanisms.
  • To provide critical input into draft plans, reports and strategies (usually through email communication between meetings).
  • To provide one-to-one advice and support for the CEDE team.
  • To champion the work of CEDE.

Management Board membership

  • Prof Steve Rothberg (PVC-R)
  • Prof Morag Bell (PVC-T) *
  • Director of the Centre for Academic Practice
  • Deans of Eng & Design Schools *
  • Academic reps from Schools
  • Operation Manager reps
  • Director of Careers & Employability
  • Director of Maths Education Centre
  • Director of the Glendonbrook Centre
  • Head of E-Learning Systems (ITS)
  • Head of Internet Systems (ITS) *
  • VP Education (Student Union)

* Strategy Board members only