Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the Implementation Officer and relevant enquiries contact and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) Supervision procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 29th April 2019
Review Date 29th April 2024
Approval Authority Academic Board
Approval Date 16th April 2019
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Implementation Officer Aaron Russell
Pro Vice-Chancellor Researcher Development and Integrity
+61 3 924 68268
Enquiries Contact Deakin Research
+61 3 924 68268

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

The Higher Degrees by Research Supervision procedure was amended on 29 April 2019 to:
- clarify responsibility for management of the HDR student's supervision
- strengthen supervisor engagement with the requirements of candidature
- clarify responsibility for training and supporting the student in meeting research integrity standards
- remove research advisers
- extend the requirements for ongoing professional development and training in research integrity and safety from principal supervisors to all supervisors
- provide a new defintiion of supervisor active in research
- move Schedule A: Qualifications and other reqiurements for HIgher Degree by Research Supervision into the body of the procedure
- minor textual changes for clarification.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: All