College Academic Policy Partners contacts

Our mission statement

To provide professional advice, guidance and support to Colleges in relation to academic quality matters and related academic policy matters. 

Objectives

  • To manage the University’s academic quality systems and processes in the following areas:
            • Curriculum development
            • Annual review of taught programmes
            • External examiners for taught provision
            • Student representation
  • To support the implementation of these and related systems and processes within Colleges, ensuring local practice is aligned with University legislation
  • To contribute to the work of College committees/working groups engaged in academic quality matters (as appropriate)
  • To support short to medium term College-wide projects that highlight challenges with existing processes and systems and recommend/implement solutions
  • To support Specific Checks at University-level (and where required College-level)
  • To identify and share processes or practices worthy of wider dissemination
  • To support activity relating to external regulation, consultations and reviews

Team contacts

 

  • Andreas Constantinou

Head of Academic Policy Partners
Tel:  0121 414 6719 (Mon, Tue & Fri) / 0121 414 7754 (Wed & Thur)
Email:  a.k.constantinou@bham.ac.uk

 

  •  Tom Melia

Academic Policy Partner (College of Arts and Law)
Tel:  0121 415 8079 (Mon & Fri) / 0121 414 4318 (Tue-Thur)
Email:  t.m.melia@bham.ac.uk 

 

  • Andy Watkins

Academic Policy Partner (College of Engineering and Physical Sciences)
Tel:  0121 414 6719 (Mon, Tue & Fri) / 0121 414 7754 (Wed & Thur)
Email:  a.w.watkins@bham.ac.uk

 

  • Andreas Constantinou

Academic Policy Partner (College of Life and Environmental Sciences)
Tel: 0121 414 6297 (Mon & Fri) / 0121 414 6568 (Tue-Thur)
Email: a.k.constantinou@bham.ac.uk

 

  • Faye Bond

Academic Policy Partner (College of Medical and Dental Sciences)
Tel: 0121 414 2265 (Mon & Fri) / 0121 414 5046 (Tue-Thur)
Email:  f.a.bond@bham.ac.uk

 

  • Jennifer Palmer

Academic Policy Partner (College of Social Sciences)
Tel:  0121 414 6718 (Mon & Fri) / 0121 414 8245 (Tue-Thur)
Email:  j.l.palmer@bham.ac.uk

 

  • Angela Millard

Administrative Assistant
Tel:  0121 414 4049
Email:  a.millard@bham.ac.uk

 

Postal address

CAPPs
Registry
Aston Webb, C Block
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT

Telephone enquiries

Please call 0121 414 4049.