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

Show Field Notes
Status Current Indicates if this version of the document is in effect (Current), yet to come into effect (Future), or expired (Historic).
Effective Date 16th June 2021 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 29th April 2024 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority Academic Board The noted authority approved this is version of the document.
Approval Date 9th June 2021 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date To Be Advised This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Implementation Officer Matthew Clarke
Pro Vice-Chancellor Researcher Development
+61 3 924 43979
This is the officer generally responsible for day to day administrative matters.
Responsible Executive Julie Owens
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
+61 3 522 73486
This is the senior officer with responsibility for the document.
Enquiries Contact Deakin Research
+61 3 924 68268
General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

On 16 June 2021 amendments were made to this Procedure to:

• introduce a more effective and efficient process for determining supervisor eligibility; and

• simplify supervisor classifications.



On 24 June 2021 a typographical error was corrected in clause 8 replacing ‘executive’ with ‘external’ supervisor.