Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this version of the document. It also contains information contact details for the subject matter expert.  To the right, a brief summary of the changes between this and the previous version is provided.

Higher Degrees by Research Posthumous Awards Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 3rd December 2008
Review Date 31st December 2019
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 3rd December 2008
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Lisa Williams
Manager Operations - UON Graduate Research

Graduate Research

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

25 March 2021: Faculty changed to College throughout.  Approved as administrative amendment, University Secretary.


16 July 2020:  Definition of “award” updated. Administrative amendment.


15 May 2019: Definition of Intellectual Property updated.


This is the first version of this document to be published in the new UON Policy Library. For all intents and purposes, this version is reflective of the version that was approved, published and in effect at the time the new Policy Library was launched. In migrating the document to the new Policy Library it was subjected to reformatting, including the application of a new numbering system. The following information details the history of changes to the document prior to its publication in the new UON Policy Library: 10 November 2017 - Minor administrative amendments to update position titles and terminology. Removal of definitions section and title amended for migration to Tweek! policy system



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