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Levi Pay is a student services consultant, and former head of student services.
James Hand is an Associate Senior Lecturer in the University of Portsmouth Law School. His research is focused on discrimination law and employment law.
Michelle Morgan is Associate Professor and Associate Dean of the Student Experience in the Faculty of Media and Communications at Bournemouth University.
Sian Bayne is Professor of Digital Education and Assistant Principal for Digital Education at The University of Edinburgh.
Jonathan Main is the managing partner of Mtaxco LLP
Chris Taylor is a Senior Assurance Consultant at internal audit provider Uniac and has previously worked at HEFCE, QAA and NUS.
Joe Johnson is a Senior Assurance Consultant at internal audit provider Uniac
Dr George Roberts is a Principal Lecturer in the Student Experience at Oxford Brookes.
Jo Redfern is the Managing Director of Education Cubed.
Phil Berry is Director of Validation Partnerships at the Open University
Sean Ryan is Uniac Director
Iain Hrynaszkiewicz is Head of Data Publishing at Springer Nature.
Zak Liddell is Faculty Student Experience Manager in the Faculty of Science and Engineering at QMUL
Alister Wilson consults in futures and strategy with clients in higher education, the private sector and government
Stephen Martin is a Director at PublicCo, a consultancy specialising in public services.
Mike Rowley is Head of Education at KPMG.
Kim Allen is a University Academic Fellow in Sociology at the University of Leeds.
Kirsty McLaren manages the Sutton Trust Summer School and Dental Outreach programmes at King’s College London.
Julian Porch is Academic Officer at the University of York Students’ Union.
Shakira Martin is NUS President.
Christine works in the Media Relations team within the Communications Unit at The Open University.
Rita Hordósy is a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Sheffield
Tom Clark is a Lecturer in Research Methods at the University of Sheffield.
Sue Wolstenholme is a PR consultant at Ashley Public Relations.
Karl Leydecker is Vice-Principal Learning and Teaching at the University of Dundee and lead for the current QAA Scotland Enhancement Theme.
Matthew Taylor is Chief Executive of the RSA.
Samuel Roseveare is a Policy Researcher at Universities UK
Bill Esmond is Associate Professor for Learning and Employment at the University of Derby.
Mike Clark is the Director of Estates and Facilities Management at the University of Brighton.
Stan Stanier is Assistant Director of Information Services at the University of Brighton.
Dr Tom Kennie is a Director of Ranmore, a ‘niche’ provider of strategy, leadership and organisational development to the HE sector.
Anne Lee is Adjudication Manager at the Office of the Independent Adjudicator.
Kevin Saunders is an associate of the Radical Librarians Collective
Dr Caroline Ingram is a Senior co-design manager at Jisc.
Wayne Turnbull is Head of Academic Policy at Liverpool John Moores University.
Simon Hooton is Director of Ash Futures
Simon Collinson is DPVC, University of Birmingham, and Chair, Chartered Association of Business Schools.
Athene Donald, Professor of Experimental Physics and Churchill College Master, University of Cambridge.
Charlotte Malton is a Senior Research Executive at BritainThinks.
Xenia Levantis is the President of the Norwich University of the Arts Students’ Union
Julian Crockford is the Widening Participation Research and Evaluation Unit Manager at the University of Sheffield.
Marion Kelt is an Open Access and Research Librarian at Glasgow Caledonian University library.
Mandy Crawford-Lee is the Director of Policy and Operations at the University Vocational Awards Council
Ezri Carlebach is a freelance writer and visiting lecturer at the University of Greenwich.
Brian Hipkin is CEO and founder of ReFRAME HE Consultancy, former vice chair of AMOSSHE, and Dean of Students at Regent’s University.
Peter Lampl is founder and chair of the Sutton Trust and the Education Endowment Foundation.
Madeleine Harwood is a freelance prospect researcher
David Marlow is the CEO of Third Life Economics
Andrew George is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education and International) of Brunel University London.
Richard Eyre is Chief Programmes Officer at the Brilliant Club, a university access charity.
Colin Johnson is Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Sciences, and Reader in Computing, at the University of Kent
Ian Diamond is principal and vice chancellor of the University of Aberdeen, chair of the British Academy skills flagship project steering group, and lead fellow and chair of the British Academy high level strategy group for quantitative skills.
Justine Andrew is the Market Director for KPMG’s education, skills and productivity team.
Jonathan Grant is the Vice President/Vice Principal (Service) at King’s College London, and Professor of Public Policy
Julian Garritzmann is a Senior Researcher at the University of Konstanz, Germany, and the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He is also a Visiting Scholar at Duke University during Autumn 2017.
Susan Stewart is the Director of The Open University in Scotland.
Gill Wyness is a Senior Lecturer in the Economics of Education at the UCL Institute of Education, and a Research Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance at LSE.
Adrian Anderson is the Chief Executive of UVAC
Ellen Hazelkorn is partner in BH Associates.
Mary Leishman is Undergraduate Education Officer at UEA Students’ Union
Nora Ann Colton is professor of economics and Education Director at UCL’s Institute for Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Celia Hunt is Director of Strategic Development at the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW).
Stephanie Mckendry is widening access manager at the University of Strathclyde and an implementation advisor/researcher for Scotland’s commissioner for fair access.
Matson Lawrence is a research associate at the University of Strathclyde and a senior policy/analysis officer at the Scottish Funding Council.
Cliona O’Neill is Head of Student Experience at the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales.
Charlie is Head of Higher Education Intelligence at Prospects.
Michael Cross is director of access, skills and outcome agreements at the Scottish Funding Council.
Dr. Graeme Atherton is the director of the National Education Opportunities Network (NEON).
Simon Field is an independent expert on country skills systems.
Nicholas Barr is Professor of Public Economics at the London School of Economics.
Sam Cheadle has previously worked within the UK higher education sector, evaluating undergraduate admissions data. He currently works as a data scientist at Nominet.
Stuart Johnson is Director of the Careers Service at the University of Bristol, where he has to spend more time than he’d ideally like to thinking about employment metrics.
Michael Bennett is is Associate Director of Widening Participation at King’s College London.
Dominic Abrams is Professor of Social Psychology at the University of Kent. He is Director of the Centre for the Study of Group Processes and UK Chair of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI-UK).
Jack Aitken chairs the Quality Strategy network
Katie is Director of Quality and Standards at the University of Chichester.
Tim Aldrich is Associate Director at KPMG.
Titus Alexander is the founder of Democracy Matters.
Jenny Allen is Programme Manager for the National Collaborative Outreach Programme (NCOP) at the Office for Students.
David Allen is an Associate Head of Department in the Faculty of Business and Law at the University of the West of England, Bristol.
Jente Althuis is a Doctoral Researcher at the King’s Centre for Strategic Communications, King’s College London.
Ian Anderson works in Enterprise Architecture Development within IT Services at Coventry University
Harry Anderson is Policy Adviser for the Higher Education Sector at the CBI.
Penny Andrews is a researcher at the University of Sheffield.
Maddalaine Ansell is Chief Executive of University Alliance and was previously a civil servant in BIS.
Zac Ashkanasy is a principal for the NOUS group
Paul Ashwin is Professor of Higher Education at Lancaster University.
Mark Atlay is Director of Academic Development at the University of Bedfordshire and a trustee of SEEC.
Sue Attewell is Head of Change (further education and skills) at Jisc.
Liz Austen is a Senior Lecturer in Research, Evaluation and Student Engagement at Sheffield Hallam University.
Ellen Austin is the Data and Policy Analyst in LSE’s widening participation team.
Joe Avison is Managing Director, Global Relations at The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Ant was previously Deputy CEO at Wonkhe.
Tom is a Strategic Analyst at Imperial College London having previously worked for the 1994 Group and the UK Digital Skills Taskforce.
Paul Bailey is a Senior Co-Design Manager at Jisc.
Zoe Baker was formerly a Researcher in the Widening Participation Research and Evaluation Unit (WPREU) at the University of Sheffield.
Rebecca Bale is Careers Information and Advice Lead at UCAS.
Charlie Ball is Head of Higher Education Intelligence at Graduate Prospects
Sarbani Banerjee is Acting Head of Learning and Teaching at HEFCE.
Michael Barber is the Chair of the Office for Students.
Nicola Barden is Director of Student Services at the University of Winchester, and an Executive Member of AMOSSHE, The Student Services Organisation.
Nicola Barden is Director of Student Services at the University of Winchester.
Dr Helen Barefoot is Deputy Director of the Learning and Teaching Innovation Centre (LTIC) at the University of Hertfordshire.
Julie Barker is Non-Executive Director of College and University Business Officers (CUBO)
Harriet Barnes is Head of Policy (Higher Education and Skills) at the British Academy, the national academy for the humanities and social sciences.
Diana Beech is Director of Policy and Advocacy at the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI).
Janet Beer is Vice Chancellor of The University of Liverpool and President of UUK.
Rob Behrens CBE is Senior Adviser to the European Network of Ombudsmen in Higher Education, and former Chief Executive of the OIA.
Chris Belfield is a Research Economist at the IFS
Alice Bell is a writer, campaigner and researcher specialising in the politics of science, technology and the environment.
David Bell is Vice Chancellor of the University of Reading and a member of UUK’s Board.
Jon Bennett is Director at Linstock Communications.
Peter M. Berkery Jr. is the executive director of the Association of University Presses.
Craig Berry is deputy director of the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Sheffield. He worked previously at HM Treasury, the International Longevity Centre-UK, the Trades Union Congress and the University of Warwick.
Jake Berry is Minister for the Northern Powerhouse
Sue Betts is Director at Linking London, hosted by Birkbeck, University of London.
Dan Beynon is Head of Education at SMRS.
Kalwant Bhopal is Professor of Education and Social Justice at the University of Southampton.
Stuart Billingham is Professor Emeritus of Lifelong Learning at York St John University.
Professor Dinah Birch is Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Impact and Professor of English Literature at the University of Liverpool.
Rhiannon Birch is Head of Planning and a part-time PhD student at the University of Sheffield. She writes here in a personal capacity.
Chris Birchall works as an Employability Education Projects Officer at the University of Nottingham.
David Blaney is chief executive of the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW)
John Blanshard is Student Experience Director for Unite Students
Rob Boast is Executive Dean: Learning, Teaching and Student Engagement, at Bishop Grosseteste University.
Andrew is formerly the Project Director of the Higher Education Better Regulation Group and Head of Policy with the Russell Group. He is a visiting fellow with the Oxford Centre for Higher Education Policy Studies and is currently Policy Lead with QAA.
Eric Bohms is Managing Director at Electric Paper Ltd.
Tom Boland is a partner in BH Associates.
Selena Bolingbroke works at Goldsmiths, University of London as a strategic adviser to their executive. Her career has included roles in universities, local and central government – with skills, education and strategic development connecting her work across different sectors.
Alex Bols is Deputy Chief Executive at GuildHE.
Hannah Bond is Project Manager for the Partnership for Digital Learning and Increased Access (PADILEIA) project at King’s Online
MSc student at University of Bristol and LKMCo team member
Catherine is a former Executive Officer at Wonkhe.
Jonathan Boys is a Senior Researcher at the Careers & Enterprise Company. He regularly blogs about education, higher education, labour markets and pay.
Richard is Director of the UPP Foundation.
Annette Bramley is Director of the N8 Research Partnership
Peter Brant is a Senior Policy Adviser at the Open University. He previously worked in the civil service for 14 years, including in policy roles at the Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit, the Deputy Prime Minister’s Research and Analysis Unit and as the Chief Analyst at the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission.
Rod Brazier is Vice Principal for Learning Excellence and Student Success at St Patrick’s College London.
Rob Brelsford-Smith is the Director of Finance at Swansea University.
Nicola Brewer is the Vice-Provost (international) of UCL.
Hannah Brian is Deputy Chief Executive (Student Engagement) at Leeds University Union
Jess is a Senior Researcher at Policy Connect. She works on the Education and Skills team, producing research inquiries on a variety of prominent issues.
A recent History graduate, Kate is the former Student Experience Projects Coordinator at Oxford Brookes University. She has a strong interest in educational policy, especially debates surrounding social mobility and widening access.
Katie Britton is formerly Policy Officer, Middle East and Africa, at UUK International.
Jack Britton is a Senior Research Economist at the Institute for Fiscal Studies
Will Brooker is Director of Research for Film and Television at Kingston University. He is author/editor of eight books, with a new monograph, Hunting the Dark Knight, forthcoming in 2012. He is a regular film reviewer for Times Higher Education and the editor of Cinema Journal, 2013-2018.
Rachel Brooks is Professor of Sociology at the University of Surrey. She is the editor of ‘Student Politics and Protest: International Perspectives’.
Michael Brown is the former Vice Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University.
Roger Brown is the former Vice-Chancellor of Southampton Solent University
Greg Brown is a researcher and evaluator in the Widening Participation Research and Evaluation Unit (WPREU) at the University of Sheffield.
Jack Brown is Researcher in Residence at No. 10 Downing Street and at the Strand Group, King’s College London.
Claire is Head of Uni@Work, part of Coventry University Group. Uni@Work is a national provider of Higher Education in the workplace.
Alex Buckley works in the Education Enhancement team at the University of Strathclyde.
Nona worked as a Policy Assistant at Wonkhe.
Richard Budd is a Senior Lecturer in Sociology of Education, and co-Director of the Centre for Education and Policy Analysis (CEPA), at Liverpool Hope University
Anna Bull is a co-founder of The 1752 Group and a senior lecturer in sociology at the University of Portsmouth .
Deborah Bull is Vice President & Vice-Principal (London) at King’s College London.
Adrian Burgess is Professor of Psychology at Aston University.
Fraser Burt is the Public Affairs & External Insight Officer at King’s College London.
Jim Butcher is a Reader in in the School of Human and Life Sciences at Canterbury Christ Church University.
Sam Butters is CEO of the Fair Education Alliance (FEA).
Aidan Byrne works in higher education and Tweets and blogs as the Plashing Vole.
Malcolm Byrne is Head of Communications at the Higher Education Authority (HEA), Ireland. The views expressed are his own.
David Cairns is Director Quality Assurance Research for Higher Education Ltd. and a former Assistant Director of the Quality Assurance Agency.
Claire is professor of higher education policy at Birkbeck and professor of higher education studies at UCL Institute of Education.
Colin Campbell is Director of Strategic Planning at Newcastle University.
Lorna Campbell works for Information Services at the University of Edinburgh.
Sam Cannicott is a former Education Policy Adviser to the Liberal Democrats and now works at Regent’s University London.
Anne-Marie Canning is the Director of Widening Participation at King’s College London.
Dr Helen Carasso is a lecturer in Higher Education in the Department of Education, University of Oxford.
Giles Carden is Director of Strategic Planning & Analytics at the University of Warwick.
Neil Carmichael MP was the Member of Parliament for Stroud and Chair of the House of Commons Education Select Committee.
Daniel Carr is a Senior Researcher on Post-16 and Skills at the Education Policy Institute (EPI).
Nigel Carrington is Vice-Chancellor of University of the Arts London and chair of the new agency shadow board.
Professor Joy Carter is Vice Chancellor of the University of Winchester and Chair of GuildHE.
Louise Casella is the Director of the Open University in Wales.
Vera Castiglione is Deputy Language Director of Italian, and Engagement Opportunities Champion, at the University of Bristol.
Dr Hollie Chandler is a Senior Policy Analyst at the Russell Group.
Hollie Chandler is a senior policy analyst at the Russell Group
Becca Bland is Chief Executive at Stand Alone Charity.
Adam Child is Senior Policy and Strategy Officer at Lancaster University having previously held the role of Assistant Registrar. All the views posted here are his own.
Paul Clark is Chief Executive of HESA, He was formerly director of policy at Universities UK.
Jonathan Clifton is a senior research fellow at IPPR.
Grace Clifton is Academic Lead, Enhanced Employability and Career Progression at the Open University.
Hollie Cockings is a lecturer of metallurgy at Swansea University, sponsored by Tata Steel UK
Louis was an Associate Editor at Wonkhe.
Doug Cole is Head of Academic Practice at the Higher Education Academy.
Jessica Cole is Head of Policy (Research and International) at the Russell Group.
Emily was a student engagement professional at a UK university with a particular interest in representation, liberation, progressive policy and getting stuff done.
Lynne Condell manages the money advice team at the Liverpool John Moores University, is a former chair of NASMA, and in 2013 was awarded an MBE for services to higher education.
Dr Gavan Conlon is a Partner at London Economics.
Andrew Connolly is Chief Financial Officer at the University of Exeter.
Dan Cook is Head of Data Policy and Development at the Higher Education Statistics Agency.
Kylie Cook is a Project Consultant at Gradconsult.
Will Cooling has ten years of experience within higher education policy and is also a freelance writer.
John Cope is Head of Education and Skills at the CBI.
Andrew Cormack is Chief Regulatory Adviser at Jisc.
Gavin Costigan is the director of Public Policy|Southampton at the University of Southampton.
Joe Cox is the Vice President of Art & Design and Media & Performing Arts at Middlesex University
Carl Cullinane is Research and Policy Manager at the Sutton Trust, with an interest in higher education access, social inequality and intergenerational mobility.
Mary Curnock Cook is formerly Chief Executive of UCAS.
Professor Sir Paul Curran is President of City, University of London, and outgoing chair of the Universities and Colleges Employers Association (UCEA).
Rob Cuthbert is emeritus professor of higher education management and former Deputy Vice Chancellor at the University of the West of England. He edits Higher Education Review and SRHE News, chairs the Improving Dispute Resolution Advisory Service, and is managing partner for the Practical Academics consultancy.
Nicola Dandridge is the Chief Executive of the Office for Students.
Louisa Darian was Deputy Director at Wonkhe, and is now an advisor at the Department for Communities and Local Government.
Amanda Darley is the Tax Specialist for the British Universities Finance Directors Group
Udi Datta is a solicitor at Shakespeare Martineau. He advises on EU law and commercial law with a particular focus on the education sector.
Sarah Dauncey, Head of Policy, Bridge Group.
Sarah Davies is head of higher education and student experience at Jisc. She has worked in technology-enhanced learning for more than 20 year.
Mark Dawe is chief executive of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP)
James Dawson is Associate Director of Strategic Planning at Wrexham Glyndŵr University
Mike Day is Director of Nations at the National Union of Students
Dan de Sousa is a manager in higher education with over 15 years’ experience, a keen advocate of the AUA and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. He is currently College Education Manager for the College of Health and Life Sciences at Brunel University London.
Maren Deepwell is the chief executive of the Association for Learning Technology (ALT)
James Derounian is a Principal Lecturer in Applied Social Sciences at the University of Gloucestershire.
Jim is an Associate Editor at Wonkhe.
James Dobson is a researcher at Bright Blue.
Claire Doffegnies is a Communications Executive at Taylor & Francis.
Zaki is a reporter at Wonkhe.
Amatey Doku is the Vice-President (Higher Education) of the National Union of Students.
Michael Donnelly is a Lecturer in the Department of Education at the University of Bath.
Danny Dorling is the Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography, at the School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford.
Dave Dowland is the academic registrar at Solent University.
Susannah Doyle works for Unite Students as a Student Services Manager.
Katherine Dunleavy is the coordinator of the Connected Communities programme and is based at the University of Bristol.
Megan Dunn was President of the National Union of Students from 2015-16.
Lee Durbin is a research and insight consultant at Holly Palmer Consulting who’s worked in both higher education development and the charity sector.
Les Ebdon is a consultant with Applied Inspiration. He was the Director for Fair Access and before that vice chancellor of the University of Bedfordshire.
Joy Elliott-Bowman is Policy and Public Affairs Manager for Independent Higher Education UK.
Sarah Ellis is the CEO at Wrexham Glyndŵr Students’ Union
Lauren England is a PhD candidate at King’s College London.
Gill Evans is Emeritus Professor of Medieval Theology and Intellectual History at the University of Cambridge.
Alun Evans is Chief Executive of the British Academy.
Martin is Senior Lecturer in Literature, Technology and Publishing at Birkbeck, University of London.
Dennis Farrington is a Visiting Fellow of OxCHEPS, New College, University of Oxford and co-author of The Law of Higher Education.
George Feiger is Executive Dean of Aston Business School
Paul Feldman is Chief Executive of Jisc.
Minto Felix is Associate Editor at Wonkhe.
Chris Fellingham is Strategy and Research Manager at FutureLearn.
Rosa Fernandez is a labour economist head of research at the National Centre for Universities and Business (NCUB).
Marc Finer is a Director of Debt Advisory at KPMG.
Catriona Firth is Head of REF Policy at Research England.
Andrew Fisher currently works as an interim manager in higher education. Before that, he held various Registry and Planning roles and once, long ago, got a PhD in medieval history.
Richard Fisher is formerly Managing Director of Academic Publishing at Cambridge University Press. He now works as a non-executive with Edinburgh University Press and Yale University Press.
Alistair Fitt is Vice-Chancellor of Oxford Brookes University and is Research Lead for University Alliance.
Colette is Assistant Vice Chancellor at the University of Winchester and previously worked at Bournemouth University and QAA.
Matthew Flinders is Professor of Politics at the University of Sheffield and Chair of the Political Studies Association.
Jane is the Vice-Chancellor’s Policy Adviser at Bournemouth University.
Anthony Forster is the Vice Chancellor of the University of Essex
Michael Forsyth (Lord Forsyth of Drumlean) is the chair of the House of Lords’ Economic Affairs Committee.
Judy Friedberg is a former universities editor of The Guardian.
Dom Fripp is Senior curation metadata developer for Jisc. He is product manager for the Jisc research repository in JORH. He works on system interoperability problems in the research sector and makes electronic music in his spare time.
Alice Frost is Head of Knowledge Exchange policy at HEFCE
Tom Frostick is Policy & Programmes Manager at University Alliance, with responsibility for research, innovation and international policy.
Andy Fryer is Head of Communications and Membership at the Universities and Colleges Employers’ Association (UCEA).
Mark Fuller is Associate Director at Linstock Communications.
Graham Galbraith is Vice Chancellor of the University of Portsmouth.
Sol Gamsu is a researcher at the University of Bath working on the unequal geographies of access to higher education.
Richard Garrett is Director of the Observatory on Borderless Higher Education (OBHE).
Professor Simon Gaskell is President and Principal of Queen Mary University of London
Chris Gaskell is an advisor to Applied Inspiration.
David is Head of Comms at the Equality Challenge Unit
Stephen Gorard is Professor of Education at Durham University.
Tim Gore is Chief Executive Officer of the University of London Institute in Paris.
Leila Gouran is the European Projects Director (Enterprise) at Cardiff Metropolitan University.
Julian Gravatt is Assistant Chief Executive at the Association of Colleges where he works on in funding, finance, pensions and regulation issues on behalf of FE and sixth form colleges in England.
Paul Greatrix is Registrar at The University of Nottingham, author and creator of Registrarism and a Contributing Editor of Wonkhe.
Head of University Partnerships at Gradconsult.
Anna Grey is Research Strategy and Policy Manager at the University of York.
Penelope Griffin is Director of Higher Education and Impact at the Bridge Group.
Alex Griffiths is an academic and consultant specialising in regulatory intelligence.
Dr Sam Grogan is Pro Vice Chancellor for Student Experience at the University of Salford, and Director of the Teaching Excellence Alliance.
Professor Vicky Gunn is Head of Learning and Teaching at the Glasgow School of Art and former Director of the Learning and Teaching Centre at the University of Glasgow.
Libby Hackett is the former Chief Executive of University Alliance.
Kim Hackett is the REF Director at Research England.
Chris Hale is Director of Policy at Universities UK and a member of Wonkhe’s Editorial Group.
Professor Martin Hall is a historical archaeologist and joined the University of Salford in 2009 as Vice Chancellor.
Chris Hall is Head of External Relations for Equality Challenge Unit.
Professor Richard Hall is the Co-Director of the Institute for Education Futures, and a Professor of Education and Technology, at De Montfort University.
Chief Executive, The Learned Society of Wales
Maike Halterbeck is a Senior Economic Consultant at London Economics.
William Hammonds manages Universities UK’s regulation and student experience programmes.
Catriona Hanks is Policy Researcher, Outward Student Mobility, and Universities UK International.
Newell Hampson-Jones is Education Sector Representative at British Standards Institution (BSI). This article is the author’s own views and does not represent BSI policy.
Julie is Wonkhe’s Associate Editor in Australia.
Stephanie Harris is a Policy Analyst at Universities UK
Neil Harrison is Deputy Director of the Rees Centre at the University of Oxford
Jennifer Harrison is Head of Political Affairs (Research & Innovation) at Durham University.
Sarah Hayes is Professor of Higher Education Policy at University of Wolverhampton
Deirdre Heenan is Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Comms) and Provost (Coleraine & Magee) at Ulster University
Martin is Dean of Music, Humanities and Media and Professor of History at the University of Huddersfield.
Rachel is a Data Policy and Governance Manager at HESA.
Charles Heymann is a consultant in strategic communications and reputation management.
Helen Higson is Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Aston University.
Marian Hilditch is Head of Data Quality at Teesside University.
Raegan Hiles leads Universities UK International’s work on transnational education (TNE). She heads up the HEGlobal programme, a joint initiative between UUKi and the British Council to empower UK universities’ transnational education activity.
Steven is Head of Research Policy at HEFCE
Steve Hill is External Engagement Director at The Open University.
Nick Hillman is the Director of the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) and a former Special Adviser to David Willetts, the Minister for Universities & Science.
Matthew Hilton is Deputy Vice Chancellor and Secretary, Kingston University and former head of higher education, BIS.
Debbie Holley is Professor of Learning Technology and Head, Centre for Excellence in Learning, Bournemouth University.
Richard is an academic and expert on university rankings. He writes in depth on rankings at his blog: University Rankings Watch.
Sally Holt is the Policy Officer at The Brilliant Club
Daisy is Senior Policy & Programmes Manager at University Alliance.
Laurence Hopkins is Head of Research at the Universities and Colleges Employers’ Association (UCEA).
Peter Horrocks is vice chancellor of the Open University and a former director at the BBC.
Allan Howells is a consultant at Wickland Westcott.
Martin Hughes is passionate about higher education and writes about higher education at www.theuniversityblog.co.uk.
David Hughes is Chief Executive of the Association of Colleges
Christina Hughes is the Chair of the LEGACY (Learning and Employability Gain Assessment CommunitY) project and Provost of Sheffield Hallam University.
Gareth Hughes is a psychotherapist and the Research Lead for Student Wellbeing at the University of Derby. He is also a Clinical Advisor for Student Minds.
Susannah Hume is Associate Director for What Works at King’s College London.
Sally Hunt is General Secretary of the University and College Union (UCU).
Emma Hunt is Deputy Vice Chancellor at Arts University Bournemouth.
Benjamin Hunt is Strategy & Policy Officer (Service) at King’s College London.
Lucy Hunter Blackburn is currently an ESRC-funded postgraduate student at the University of Edinburgh, and former Head of Higher Education in the Scottish Government.
Gabriel Huntley is the Head of Communications and External Relations at University Alliance
Chris Husbands is vice chancellor of Sheffield Hallam University and chair of the TEF.
Sana Iqbal is President of University of Central Lancashire Students’ Union.
Stephen Isherwood is Chief Executive of the Institute of Student Employers (ISE).
Sarah is Director of Research, Partnerships and Innovation at the University of Liverpool and was previously Director for the N8 Research Partnership. Sarah Jackson joined the University of Liverpool in November 2014 as the Director of Research, Partnerships and Innovation. For the previous five years, Sarah was the Director of the N8 Research Partnership, where she led … Continued
Neil is Head of Scholarly Communications Support at Jisc and also a Jisc representative on the Open Access Implementation Group.
Smita leads the education team at Shakespeare Martineau, where she is partner and has worked for 20 years.
Alistair is Chief Executive of Universities UK. Views expressed are his own.
Sally Jeffery is the Global Education & Skills Practice Leader at PwC. Based out of PwC Middle East’s headquarters in Dubai, Sally leads PwC’s education consulting practice, and supports the PwC global network in expanding the use of education technology. She recently completed a masters in applied psychology, focused on learning.
Ketan Jha is a researcher and associate tutor at Sussex Law School.
Alison Johns is Chief Executive of Advance HE.
Jo Johnson MP is Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation and Member of Parliament for Orpington.
Sean Johnson is Executive Director of Applied Inspiration.
Deborah Johnston is Pro-Director (Learning and Teaching) and Professor in Development Economics at SOAS University of London.
Sam Jones is Head of Comms at University Alliance. All views are his own.
Hugh Jones is a management consultant, working within and supporting higher education in the UK.
Steven Jones is a senior lecturer at the University of Manchester. His research area is higher education. The views expressed here are his own.
Richard Jones is Professor of Physics at the University of Sheffield
Mark Jones is Co-Founder and Managing Director of OneHE and formerly Chief Operating Officer of the Higher Education Academy.
Stella is Head of Student Research and Evaluation at Sheffield Hallam University, a National Teaching Fellow and Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. She writes here in a personal capacity.
Ben is Senior Policy Executive at UCAS
Olivia Jones is a Policy Advisor at Universities Wales
Michael Jubb is Director of the Research Information Network, which is currently leading work to assess the progress made in the transition to Open Access in the UK.
Dr Camille B. Kandiko Howson is academic head of student engagement, and senior lecturer in higher education, at King’s College
Sunder Katwala is the director of British Future, a non-partisan thinktank that focuses on migration and identity. He is former general secretary of the Fabian Society.
Karmjit Kaur is Head of Political Affairs at Universities UK.
Pooja was a Policy Assistant at Wonkhe.
Janice Kay is Provost and Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Exeter and chair of the subject-level TEF pilot.
Mary Kellett is Vice Chancellor at the Open University.
David Kernohan is Associate Editor of Wonkhe.
Simon Kerridge is Director of Research Services at the University of Kent and former chair of the Association of Research Managers and Administrators.
Mike Kerrigan is Strategic Data and Intelligence Manager (Widening Participation and Student Success) at Nottingham Trent University.
Anita Kerwin-Nye is a national leader in school/charity collaboration and an expert in inclusion.
Kate Kettle is Deputy Director of Widening Participation at King’s College London, and leads on the department’s BME Strategy.
Imran Khan is the Chief Executive of the British Science Association and formally Director of the Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE), one of the UK’s leading independent advocates for the science and engineering sector.
Ian Kimber is Director of Quality Development at the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.
Roger King is the former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lincoln
Paul Kirby is Lecturer in International Security at the University of Sussex and incoming Research Fellow at the LSE Centre for Women, Peace and Security. He is also the author of a short guide to ‘Open Access in the Social Sciences’.
Dewi Knight is Senior Education Adviser, China at the British Council. He previously worked in policy, strategy and communications roles for the University of Bedfordshire, The Open University and the Liberal Democrats. He is a member of Wonkhe’s Editorial Group.
Jackie Labbe is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic) at De Montfort University
Professor Angus Laing is Dean at Lancaster University Management School and former Chair of the Association of Business Schools.
Simon Lancaster is a principal at Nous.
Professor John Last is the Chair of Ukadia and Vice Chancellor at Norwich University of the Arts.
John Latham is vice-chancellor of Coventry University, and Chair of the University Alliance.
Peter Lauener is the Interim CEO of the Student Loans Company
William Lawton is a higher education consultant.
Professor Geoff Layer is Professor of Lifelong Learning and Vice Chancellor of the University of Wolverhampton.
Mark is founder, Editor and CEO of Wonkhe.
Martin Levy is the author of a small number of books on eighteenth-century England and articles on anti-psychiatry, the writer Paul Goodman and the so-called free universities movement of the 1960s. He is also law and psychology librarian at the University of Bradford.
Sarah Liddell is the Head of Leadership Office at OIA.
Kate Little works in student support at the University of Liverpool and is a former policy lead for NSS at the National Union of Students. Her views are her own.
Sue Littlemore is an education journalist and Media Adviser for GuildHE. Formerly BBC Education Correspondent, Sue is now freelance. Sue is also Chief Executive of the Education Media Centre.
David Llewellyn is Vice Chancellor of Harper Adams University and a member of the GuildHE Executive
Jane Lowe is the Head of Apprenticeships at the University of Derby.
Emily Lupton graduated from the University of Lincoln in 2014 with a degree in Journalism. She worked for Wonkhe as Graduate Editor for a year before moving onto other journalistic pursuits.
Carl Lygo is formerly Vice Chancellor of BPP University, and a member of Wonkhe’s Board.
Claire Lynch is a Reader in English Literature at Brunel University London.
Tom Lyscom is a Senior Policy Adviser at The British Academy
Bruce Macfarlane is professor of higher education at the University of Bristol
Karen MacFarlane is a research fellow at Glasgow Caledonian University
Dean is an associate member of staff at UCL.
John MacInnes is Professor of Sociology at the University of Edinburgh and a Chartered Statistician.
Jamie Mackay is Deputy Head at AccessHE.
David Malcolm is Head of Policy and Campaigns at the National Union of Students. He writes here in a personal capacity.
Tamsin Mann is Head of Policy at PraxisAuril, before which she worked as a KE professional at the University of Cambridge.
Paul Manners is the Director of the National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement.
Iain Mansfield is a Contributing Editor at Wonkhe and a former senior civil servant.
Simon is Professor of International Higher Education at the Institute of Education, UCL, Joint Editor-in-Chief of Higher Education and Director of the Centre for Global Higher Education Studies (CGHE).
Simon Marginson is Professor of International Higher Education at the UCL Institute of Education, and director of the ESRC/HEFCE Centre for Global Higher Education.
Dr Liz Marr is Director of Teaching (Learning and Teaching Innovation) at The Open University
Stephanie Marhsall is Chief Executive of the Higher Education Academy.
Joe Marshall is CEO of the National Centre for Universities and Business (NCUB).
Helen Marshall is vice chancellor of the University of Salford, a HEFCW Council member and chair of HEFCW’s Quality Assessment Committee.
Peter is Policy Manager, Europe (Research and Innovation) for UUKi.
Peter Matthews is a Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Stirling.
Hamish McAlpine is Head of KE data and evidence at Research England.
Hamish McAlpine is Head of KE data and evidence at Research England.
Dr Colin McCaig is a Professor of Higher Education Policy at Sheffield Hallam University’s Sheffield Institute of Education.
Nona McDuff is Director of Diversity, Equality and Inclusion at Kingston University.
Fergal McFerran is President of NUS-USI, the union of students’ unions in Northern Ireland.
Andrew McGettigan is a journalist, researcher and commentator on higher education.
Professor Patrick McGhee is Assistant Vice Chancellor at the University of Bolton and former Vice Chancellor of the University of East London.
Colum was Vice President (Welfare) at NUS from 2013 to 2015. He was previously VP Welfare at Kent Union.
Barry McHale is Student Liaison Officer at the Office of the Independent Adjudicator
Gordon McKenzie is Chief Executive of GuildHE and a former civil servant at BIS.