The Research Committee advises the PE&RC Board on matters concerning research; the PE&RC Board is responsible for the functioning and performance of the Graduate School but the Board has mandated the Research Committee to take decisions on certain matters (ex post approval).
The main objectives of the committee are:
The Research Committee is composed of senior PE&RC research staff, the Director PE&RC and representatives of the PE&RC PhD Council. Furthermore, the executive secretary and PhD programme coordinators are advisors to the committee. On average the committee meets 2-3 times a year. These meetings are prepared by the director and executive secretary of PE&RC. The director chairs the meetings.
Current members of the committee: