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Special Studies Program Policy

Status and Details

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

Effective Date:
7th June 2018
Review Date:
7th February 2019
Approval Authority Policy:
Vice Chancellor
Approval Authority Procedure Guideline:
Director HR Services
Approval Date:
7th June 2018
Expired Date:
To Be Advised
Unit Head
Name: Sharon Farquhar +61 2 66203768
Position: Director, Human Resources
Name: Rebecca Moore +61 2 66203736
Position: HR Officer
Enquiries Contact
Name: Unknown
Position: Unknown

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

The policy has been amended to provide:

* the approval of programs will only occur if the
outcomes align directly with the University and
Work Unit research and or scholarship of teaching
priorities (clause 8)

* where an application is made for a second or
subsequent special studies program the employee
must serve three years (excluding leave without
pay and long service leave) since recommencement
of normal duties (clause 18)

Clauses Amended
Policy: 7, 8, 18