Collaborative Provision Committee

Committee description

Secretary: Gill Price, Email:

Terms of Reference

a)     To oversee the quality assurance, monitoring and review of collaborative arrangements, delegating responsibility to Faculties, Schools, Institutes or Departments as appropriate.

b)     To make recommendations to Senate on the renewal and termination of collaborative arrangements.

c)     To approve International Student Exchange Partners for the University of Liverpool and XJTLU.

d)     To advise Senate on the development of procedures relating to the quality assurance of collaborative arrangements, particularly in response to external guidance.

e)     To report to and liaise with, as appropriate, the Postgraduate Research Committee with regards to developments in collaborative postgraduate research arrangements.

Reporting Relationship

The Collaborative Provision Committee reports to Senate.

Frequency of Meetings

The Collaborative Provision Committee usually meets on five occasions during the academic year.


The quorum for meetings of the Collaborative Provision Committee shall be one quarter of the membership.

Members or key people

The Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education (Chair) Professor G Brown
Two representatives from each of the Faculties  
Humanities and Social Sciences Professor L Anderson
  L Crolley
Science and Engineering Dr L Jiang
    Professor E Sheffield
Health and Life Sciences Dr F Watkins
  D Prescott
The Director of the Liverpool Doctoral College Professor S Yates
Dean for XJTLU Professor J Blackford
XJTLU Chief Internal Moderator Dr G Sedghi
A Student Representative Officer F Thomas
Director of Student Experience and Enhancement Dr P Redmond
Director of Academic Quality T Barker

In Attendance

The Academic Quality Support Officer, Collaborative Provision G Price
Head of Study Abroad S Husain
Academic Quality Support Officer, XJTLU G Sparding
Online Programmes Business and Quality Officer J Billington
Partnerships Officer, AQSD G Murphy
PGR Quality Officer L Dixon
Academic Compliance Officer (Student Administration and Support)  TBC


Meeting dates

  • 3 October 2023, 10.00 am
  • 14 December 2023, 2.00 pm
  • 2 February 2024, 10.00 am
  • 17 April 2024, 10.00 am
  • 4 July 2024, 2.00 pm

A full schedule of Committee meeting dates can be viewed here.