Professional Development Committee

The Professional Development Committee was set up to:
  • organise training for the development of cross-disciplinary research skills for doctoral research and other skills that enhance the professional career development of doctoral graduates
  • organise training for the supervision of doctoral research
  • evaluate the quality of teaching in cross-disciplinary training activities
  • encourage and facilitate participation of those involved in doctoral research in Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) with appropriate public and private organisations
  • take into account the University’s policies on doctoral grants and scholarships and suggest strategies for improving efficiency, and
  • manage other professional development matters related to the delivery of doctoral studies that are not assigned to other offices.

Composition of the Committee

Professor Ing. Saviour Zammit (Chairperson)
Dr Anton Bartolo
Professor Joseph Cacciottolo
Mr James Cilia
Dr Axel Steuwer
Professor Nicholas Vella
Registrar (also as secretary)
Mr Julian Bonello (student representative)
Mr Josef Borg (student representative)