This page is Tom’s attempt to document some of processes in the school he has encountered. Nothing here is official – just a dump of what I have been told/observed. A Computing specific version of the univeristy’s link dump.
AAM: Annual Academic Meeting (staff review meeting CISTIB: Frangi's Biomed research group. CDT: Center for Doctoral Training (usually our fluid dynamics one) EPS: see FEPS FEPS: Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences FTE:Full time equivalent, until of staff work-load HoS: Head of School (Andy) IAB: Industrial Advisory Board IPE: Integrated Planning Exercise (planning for coming year in December) LUBS: Business school ODL: The group who offer staff development courses. Nexus: The new building housing a good coffee shop and
mediocrestartups. NNS: National Student Survey PGCAP: Module teaching inexperienced lecturers how to lecture REF: Research Excellence Framework SMT: School Management Team (the staff with Director in their job name). SPIR: Purchase request system STSEC: ?! A meeting where they review modules for the following year. SWJTU: FEPS has a joint school in Chengdu, China. SoC: School of Computing SSO: Student support office in the Long Room on Level 9 TEF: Teaching Excellence Framework twak: tom ;)