Official College Committees

The Statutory Bodies

The Governing Body   The Master and substantive Fellows
The Council   The Master (Chairman)
The Vice-Master
The Dean
The Bursar (Secretary)
Four Fellows elected by the Governing Body
The Chairman of the DCSA
Two elected students
Admissions Committee   The Master (Chairman)
The Dean (Secretary)
Three Fellows appointed by the Governing Body
Finance Committee   The Master (Chairman)
The Vice-Master
The Bursar (Secretary)
Three Fellows appointed by the Governing Body
The Treasurer of the DCSA (Observer)
Fellowships Committee   The Master (Chairman)
The Vice-Master
Six Fellows appointed by the Governing Body

This committee also deals with Research Associates, Visiting Associates and Senior Members.

Disciplinary Committee

The composition of this Committee is not specifically laid down. It will be set up by the Council as necessary. Any student of the College on whom a penalty has been imposed may appeal to this Committee.

College Visitor

The College Visitor is the Lord Chief Justice of England, who may consider complaints from members when all internal remedies have been exhausted. The procedure for referring complaints to the Visitor may be obtained from the College Secretary.

Other Committees

In order to advise the Governing Body and to assist the Council in day-to-day management, the following Committees have been established:

Committee for Buildings and Grounds
(Responsible to the Council)
  The Vice-Master (Chairman)
The Bursar (Secretary) (ex officio)
The Gardens Officer (ex officio)
Three Fellows, appointed by the Governing Body
Three students, elected by the DCSA
Clerk of Works (in attendance)
Strategic Planning Committee
(Responsible to the Council and the Governing Body)
  The Master (Chairman)
The Bursar (Secretary)
Four Fellows, appointed by the Governing Body
One student, elected by the DCSA
Committee for Meals
(Responsible to the Council)
 
  The Bursar (Secretary)
Chairman of the Wines Committee (ex officio)
Three Fellows, appointed by the Governing Body
Three students, elected by the DCSA
Catering Manager (in attendance)
Wines Committee
(Responsible to the Council)
  The Wine Steward (Chairman), appointed by the Governing Body
The Bursar (ex officio)
(Further membership of Fellows and students is at the discretion of the Chairman)
Library Committee
(Responsible to the Council and Governing Body)
  The Librarian (Chairman & Secretary)
The Moses and Mary Finley Research Fellow
Two Fellows, appointed by the Governing Body
One student, appointed by the DCSA
Education & Research Committee
(Responsible to the Governing Body)
  Four Fellows, elected by the Governing Body (one of whom is Chairman and one of whom is Secretary)
College Secretary (ex officio)
Five students, appointed by the DCSA
Computer Committee
(Responsible to the Council)
 
  Fellow as Chairman and Secretary, appointed by the Council
College's Representative on Users' Committee of University Computing Service
Two Fellows, appointed by the Governing Body
Accountant
Four students, elected by the DCSA
Health and Safety Committee
(Responsible to the Council and the Governing Body)
  Two Fellows appointed by the Governing Body, one of whom as Chairman
The Bursar (Secretary)
Chairman of Buildings and Grounds Committee
Dean or representative (co-opted)
DCSA President
Bar Chairman
Heads of staff departments and representatives of contractors
Darwin College Society Committee
(Responsible to the Council)
  Chairman (a Former Member)
Secretary (an Official Fellow)
Treasurer (a Former Member
Members (one Emeritus or Former Fellow & three Former Members)
College Music Committee
(Responsible to the Council)
  Composition to be decided
 
 

(The Dean, Bursar and Editor of the College Magazine may be co-opted for such meetings of the DCS Committee as require their presence)

The Master is normally President of the Darwin College Society.

Dates of Committee Meetings

The dates of committee meetings and the time and place are posted on the notice board. Individual members are notified separately. The dates of most meetings are also included in the online calendar.

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