University Council Last updated on 4/11/2017 Print this page Who to Contact Jeannette Strachan University Registrar and Secretary 2015/16 Dates for the Diary: Thur 15 September 2016 - Council meeting Thur 24 November 2016 - Council meeting Thur 30 March 2017 - Council meeting Thur 11 May 2017 - Council Away Day Thur 6 July 2017 - Council meeting The Council acts in accordance with the University’s Charter and Statutes. The Statement of Primary Responsibilities sets out what the Council does and provides information about effectiveness and performance review. Statement of Council Primary Responsibilities The powers of the Council are set out in the University Charter. Powers of the Council An effectiveness review of Council was undertaken during 2011/12. Click here to view the summary report.