Advisory Board

Our Advisory Board of higher education experts provides strategic advice to CGHE. The Board meets twice a year and includes both national and international members.

  • Professor Sir Robert Burgess

    Professor Sir Robert Burgess

    Chair, Advisory Board

    Robert was Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leicester for 15 years from 2001-14, and is currently President of the Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE).

  • Dame Nicola Brewer

    Dr Dame Nicola Brewer

    Vice-Provost (International), UCL

    Nicola is Vice-Provost (International) at UCL where she is responsible for UCL’s global engagement strategy.

  • Claire Callender

    Professor Claire Callender

    UCL Institute of Education and Birkbeck

    Claire is Deputy Director of the Centre for Global Higher Education, and leads CGHE’s social and economic impact of higher education research programme.

  • Eva Egron-Polak

    Eva Egron-Polak

    International Association of Universities

    Eva is former Secretary-General of the International Association of Universities (IAU).

  • Becky Francis

    Professor Becky Francis

    UCL Institute of Education

    Becky is Director of the UCL Institute of Education.

  • Lesley Giles

    Lesley Giles

    The Work Foundation

    Lesley is Director of the Work Foundation.

  • Chris Hale

    Chris Hale

    Universities UK

    Chris is Director of Policy at Universities UK.

  • Ellen Hazelkorn

    Professor Ellen Hazelkorn

    Dublin Institute of Technology (Ireland)

    Ellen is a Co-Investigator on CGHE’s global higher education engagement research programme.

  • Professor Barbara Kehm

    Professor Barbara Kehm

    University of Glasgow

    Barbara is Professor of Leadership and International Strategic Development in Higher Education at the Robert Owen Centre for Educational Change, Glasgow University.

  • William Locke

    Dr William Locke

    UCL Institute of Education

    William is Deputy Director of the Centre for Global Higher Education, and is a Co-Investigator on CGHE’s local higher education engagement research programme.

  • Simon Marginson

    Professor Simon Marginson

    UCL Institute of Education

    Simon Marginson is Director of the Centre for Global Higher Education, and leads CGHE’s global higher education engagement research programme.

  • Chris Millward

    Chris Millward

    Office for Students

    Chris is Director for Fair Access and Participation at the Office for Students.

  • Michael Shattock

    Professor Michael Shattock

    UCL Institute of Education

    Michael is a Co-Investigator on CGHE’s global higher education engagement research programme.

  • Marijk van der Wende

    Marijk is Distinguished Professor of Higher Education at Utrecht University’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.

  • Graeme Wise

    Graeme Wise

    University Alliance

    Graeme is Head of Policy at the University Alliance.