Higher Degree Research Doctoral Equivalence
The Higher Degree Research Doctoral Equivalence Guideline provides guidance to University staff in determining doctoral equivalence.
To provide guidance in determining doctoral equivalence.The Higher Degree Research Supervisory Practice Policy requires Executive Deans of Faculty to approve the appointment of supervisors. Appointed supervisors must either hold a doctoral degree or be deemed equivalent to holding a doctoral degree.
|The University recognises that some staff members may have attained a level of research activity deemed equivalent to having completed a doctoral degree at Macquarie University. Such research activity would normally include certified evidence of substantial experience that has qualified a person to plan, direct and implement a research program equivalent to a doctoral thesis. Evidence would include:
|Contact Officer||Manager, Higher Degree Research Office|
|Date Approved||5 December 2008|
|Approval Authority||Manager, Higher Degree Research Office|
|Date of Commencement||5 December 2008|
|Date for Next Review||December 2011|
|Related Documents||Higher Degree Research Guide|
Higher Degree Research Supervision Policy
|Keywords||Doctoral Equivalence, Deemed Equivalent, Doctoral Degree|