Academic Council Committee on Student Appeals and Complaints

The Academic Council Committee on Student Appeals and Complaints (ACCSAC) provides oversight of the management and operation of assessment appeals and student complaints. 

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Dr Aoife Duignan, Student Engagement Office

Email: aoife.duignan@ucd.ie

The Academic Council Student Complaints and Appeals Committee shall:

1. Maintain oversight of assessment appeals and student complaints processes

2. Make recommendations to the Registrar and the Academic Council in relation to any issues or opportunities for enhancement identified arising from the monitoring and review student appeal and complaint processes

3. Monitor the processes under its remit to ensure they are operated in an efficient and timely manner

4. Receive reports from Schools and the Student Complaints and Appeals Officer.

 

ACCSAC Membership 2019/20

 

Chair (appointed by President) 
Prof. Barbara Dooley

One representative of the Student Assessment Appeals Panel
Assoc. Prof. Suzanne Guerin

One representative of Student Complaint Investigating Officers
Dr Aideen Quilty

One representative from the Heads of Schools, nominated by the President
Prof. Peter Kennedy

One representative from the Heads of Support Units, nominated by the Registrar
Michael Sinnott

Representative of Academic Council, nominated by the President 
Prof. Judith Harford

Representative of the Students' Union, nominated by the Students' Union President
Brian Treacy

Dean of Students (co-opted)

Prof. Jason Last

 

 

 

ACCSAC Meeting Schedule 2019/2020

 

 

Submission Deadline  Meeting Date
30 September 2019

Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 11.30am

Room 213, Tierney

18 November 2019

Monday, 2 December 2019, 10.00am

Room 213, Tierney

20 January 2020

Monday, 3 February 2020, 2.30pm

Room 213, Tierney

16 March 2020

Monday, 23 March 2020, 2.30pm

Room 213, Tierney