Professor Gareth Parry

University of Sheffield

Gareth Parry leads CGHE’s local higher education engagement research programme.


Gareth is Professor and Director of the Centre for the Study of Higher Education at the University of Sheffield. His research interests are in system change and policy reform in tertiary education, including the role of college sectors in mass higher education. He is a Fellow of the Society for Research into Higher Education.

Gareth’s full profile is available on the University of Sheffield’s website.

CGHE research projects

  • Alternative, emerging and cross-border higher education provision and its relationship with mainstream higher education

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