UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE
EARLY DISPUTE RESOLUTION (EDR) FOCUS GROUP

 

A meeting of the Group will be held on 2 May 2008 at 2pm in Baxter Room 1.36, 1st floor, Tower Building.

Mrs F O'Donnell, Convener

30 April 2008

Preliminary Remarks: to welcome the union representatives to their first meeting of the Group

AGENDA

1 MINUTES
To consider the Minutes of the meeting of 25 March 2008.
Paper A - Download
2 MATTERS ARISING
None
3 REVISION TO THE GROUP'S TITLE
To consider the revision of the Group's title.
4 OUTLINE EDR STRATEGY
To invite new members to comment on the outline EDR strategy
To note that the Human Resources Committee would consider the final version of the outline EDR strategy at its next meeting on 22 May 2008.
5 LINKAGE OF EDR TO OTHER UNIVERSITY POLICIES
To consider an oral report from the Convener on the potential for opportunities to develop a link between EDR and existing Universitiy policies where appropriate:
  • Family friendly policies
  • Dignity at work and study
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Grievance & Discipline procedures
  • Job Share/Part Timeworking
  • Periodic Leave
  • Sickness & Absence
6 EDR WEBPAGES
To consider an oral report from the Convener on progress with the development of the edr website including the addition of case studies.
7 EDR AWARENESS RAISING ACTIVITIES WITH COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS
To consider an oral report from the Convener on actions to raise awareness of EDR amongst colleges and schools.
8 STAFF EDR TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
To consider an oral report from the Convener on progress with identifying EDR training opportunities.
9 STUDENT PEER MEDIATION UPDATE
To consider an oral report from Ms E Douglas.
10 PILOT EDR POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH STUDENT/SUPERVISOR SCHEME
To consider an oral report from Dr L McLellan on progress with the development of the pilot scheme.
11 ANY OTHER BUSINESS
12 DATE OF NEXT MEETING
To consider the date of the Group's next meeting.