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Degree Committee for the Faculty of Physics & Chemistry



The constitution of the Degree Committee specifies that its membership is derived from that of the Faculty Board, minus the student members, but with a separate Degree Committee Secretary, who deals with day-to-day business on behalf of the Degree Committee. The current members are:

Class (a) (6): Prof. Cathie Clarke (Astronomy), Prof. Ruth Cameron (Materials Science & Metallurgy), Dr James Keeler (Chemistry), Prof. Mark Wyatt (Astronomy), Prof. Jason Robinson (Materials Science & Metallurgy).  

Class (b) (2): Dr Tijmen Euser (Physics), Prof. Sophie Jackson (Chemistry)

Class (c) (8): Prof. Serena Best (Materials Science & Metallurgy), Prof. Malte Grosche (Physics), Prof. Paul Hewett (Astronomy), Prof. Ulrich Keyser (Physics), Dr William Nolan (Chemistry), Dr Ulrich Schneider (Physics), Prof. David Spring (Chemistry).

Class (d) (3): Prof. Caterina Ducati (Materials Science & Metallurgy)*, Mrs Angela Macharia (Astronomy), Dr Howard Jones (Chemistry).


Secretary (ex officio):


Meeting papers

Degree Committee Members may access papers for the next meeting at the Committee's Moodle course (Raven login needed).

If you can't find the page you are looking for or find a broken link do let us know (please use the email link in the 'Contact us' section below).

Office closures

There are no imminent closing dates.
Research degree theses should still be submitted by your submission deadline even if that falls over the holiday period.

Meetings schedule

Meetings of the Degree Committee and Degree Ceremonies:

2023-24 Degree Committee dates:

20 October, 17 November 2023.

9 January, 16 February, 15 March 2024.

26 April, 7 May, 14 June, 13 September 2024.

2023-24 Degree Ceremonies:

20,21 October, 25 November 2023

26 January, 24 February, 23 March, 6 April, 27 April, 17,18 May, 18,19,20 July 2024.