Remit

PURPOSE

To have overall responsibility for the performance of the partnership of AFG College with the University, the operation of AFG College at the premises and the delivery of the programmes in accordance with the Academic Cooperation Agreement between AFG and the University of Aberdeen to operate as the main representative body.   

REMIT: (To be reviewed annually at first meeting of committee cycle)

Responsible for regulating the conduct of the AFG College and monitoring and auditing the progress of the campus towards its interim and overall objectives including the development for Phase 2. 

REPORTING LINE/PARENT COMMITTEE AND INTERFACE WITH OTHER COMMITTEES

Formal reporting line:

  • Policy and Resources Committee

Parent committee:

  • Policy and Resources Committee

Interface with other committees:

  • Qatar Academic and Curriculum Development Group
  • Qatar Operational Group
  • Qatar New Premises Project Board
     
Composition & Membership

COMPOSITION AND MEMBERSHIP

Co-Chairs :    Karl Leydecker and Sheikha Aisha Bint Al-Thani
Clerk        :     Dr Stephen Hill 

Composition

Membership 2019-20

Co-Chairs:

 

Senior Vice-Principal (UoA)

Karl Leydecker

Chairperson of AFG

Sheikha Aisha Bint Al-Thani

For the University

 

Dean

Russell Williams

Vice-Principal Education

Ruth Taylor

Vice-Principal International Partnerships

Richard Wells

Vice-Principal Student Recruitment

Alan Speight

Director of Operations

Debbie Dyker

Director of Finance

David Beattie

Head of Business School

Martin Meyer

Head of School of Law

Greg Gordon

Student President

Cecilia Wallback

For AFG

 

Principal

Brian Buckley

UG Programme Coordinator

TBC

PG Programme Coordinator

TBC

Director of Finance

Muhammad Usman Saeed

Director of Strategic Communications and Public Relations

Michael Harris

In attendance:

 

Representative from the Qatar Ministry of Education and Higher Education

Saeed Al-Sayed

Clerk:

Stephen Hill

Any other appropriate UoA or AFG representative(s) as may be required.
In attendance: With the agreement of the Chair, other staff, students or stakeholders, as required.
Quorum: 50% of formal membership (including Chair)

ACCOUNT TO BE TAKEN OF EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY IN MEMBERSHIP