Role & Responsibilites of RAC

          Job Descriptions of the Respected Members

            All the members of the RAC were briefed about their job descriptions which were as follows:

  1. Chairperson:
  • Set the agenda for each meeting.
  • Ensures that agendas and supporting materials are delivered to members in advance of the meetings.
  • Makes the purpose of each meeting clear to members and explains the agenda at the beginning of each meeting.
  • Clarifies and summarizes what is happening throughout each meeting.
  • Keeps the meeting moving by putting time limits on each agenda item and keeping all meetings to two hours or less.
  • Encourages broad participation from members in discussion
  • Ends each meeting with a summary of decisions and assignments.
  1. Co-Chairperson:
    If the Chairperson is unable to attend a meeting, the Co-Chair will carry responsibility for the meeting.
  2. Members:
    The Members have the following responsibilities;
  • Understand the goals, objectives, and desired outcomes of the Research Advisory Committee.
  • Take a genuine interest in the project’s outcomes and overall success.
  • Act on opportunities to communicate positively about the work of the Group.
  • Actively participate in meetings through attendance, discussion, and review of minutes, papers, and other Advisory Group documents
  • Support open discussion and debate, and encourage fellow Advisory Group members to voice their insights.