Research degree supervision eligibility

The Graduate Board provides criteria for appointing research degree supervisors.

At least one supervisor must be a member of the academic staff, holding a permanent appointment of the University of at least 0.5 FTE (with any relevant probationary period having been confirmed), and who has a minimum of three years previous experience of research degree supervision.

The Eligibility criteria for research degree supervision (PDF) sets out the eligibility criteria for the appointment of supervisors.