Honorary Degrees Committee

The Honorary Degrees Committee is a Committee of Council. The Committee provides advice and makes recommendations to the Council on proposals for the awarding of an honorary degree by the University. The Committee operates under the auspices of the Honorary Degrees Rules 2015, and a charter, as approved by the Council.

Members

Category Member Term expiry
Chancellor Professor the Hon Gareth Evans AC QC
Ex-officio
Pro-Chancellor Ms Naomi Flutter
Ex-officio
Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS
Ex-officio
Three members of Council Professor Suzanne Cory AC
30 Jun 2018
Mr Peter Yu
30 Jun 2018
Ms Natasha Stott Despoja AM
30 Jun 2018
Deputy Vice-Chancellors Professor Margaret Harding
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation)
Ex-officio
Professor Marnie Hughes-Warrington
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Professor Shirley Leitch
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement)
One member of the academic staff drawn from the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science, the ANU College of Health & Medicine, or the ANU College of Science Professor Chennupati Jagadish AC
29 Sep 2018
One member of the academic staff drawn from the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences, the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, the ANU College of Business and Economics, or the ANU College of Law Professor Ann McGrath AM
29 Sep 2018
Either the President of the Postgraduate and Research Students' Association Inc. or the President of the Australian National University Students' Association Ms Alyssa Shaw
President, Postgraduate and Research Students' Association Inc
30 Nov 2018

Meetings

2018
Date & location Deadlines
Thursday 5 Apr, 5.30pm
Vice-Chancellor's Conference Room, Chancelry Building
Proposals deadline
15 Mar
Thursday 19 Jul, 5.30pm
Vice-Chancellor's Conference Room, Chancelry Building
Proposals deadline
28 Jun
Thursday 6 Dec, 5.30pm
Vice-Chancellor's Conference Room, Chancelry Building
Proposals deadline
15 Nov