Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Intellectual Property Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 30th April 2012
Review Date 30th December 2013
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor and President
Approval Date 24th April 2012
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Unit Head Kevin Dunn
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Research
47360057
Enquiries Contact Kevin Dunn
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Research
47360057

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

10 July 2020 – Globally replaced all references to the “Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research, Engagement, Development and International” with the ‘Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research, Enterprise and International”.


15 June 2020 – Updated references to the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Research and Graduate Studies with renamed position title Pro Vice-Chancellor, Research.


11 February 2020 – Global update to replace the unit title “Research Engagement, Development and Innovation (REDI)” to “Research Services”.


4 August 2017 – Policy amended to reflect the position and unit title change of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President, Research and Development to ‘Research, Engagement, Development and International ‘.


28 September 2016 - Clause 45 amended - Office of Legal Counsel changed to Office of General Counsel

8 July 2016 - policy amended to reflect the official name change of the University concurrent with the change to the University's Act and By-Law.

11 November 2015 - amended clause 51 and 52 - new policy title - Records and Archives Management Policy

10 February 2015 - Amended policy to reflect change of position title from "Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research and Development' to 'Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President, Research and Development' and change of position title from 'Vice-Chancellor' to 'Vice-Chancellor and President'.

10 September 2014 - Amended policy (clause 46) to delete the reference to the redundant position title PVC (Research) and replace with PVC (Research and Innovation).

22 August 2014 - Amended policy to delete references to the redundant position title DVC Research and replace with DVC Research and Development.

17 January 2014 - The preliminary review has been completed - a minor review of the policy is currently underway.

This policy has been updated to bring it in line with the restructure of UWS in 2011.

Clauses Amended

Policy: All