The members of the thesis panel should be expert on their field and should have master’s degree (with master’s thesis). If there is no one available, somebody who is in thesis writing phase in the master’s program may be chosen or the least would be somebody who is pursuing their master’s degree.
They should also carry out the following:
Approve the possible research problem proposed by the students.
Assess and evaluate the research project in accordance to fields’ standards.
Check if the disciplinary format and content is being followed.
Critique the content of the research projects.
Give constructive criticisms during the thesis proposal/final oral defense for the improvement of the research projects.