Dr Vincent Carpentier

UCL Institute of Education

Vincent Carpentier is a Co-Investigator on CGHE’s global higher engagement research programme and CGHE’s social and economic impact of higher education research programme.


Vincent is a Reader at the UCL Institute of Education. His research focuses on the global and national political economy of higher education and the socio-economic history of higher education. He was an expert witness to the 2014 Committee on national higher education strategy set up by the French Ministry of Education.

CGHE research projects

  • Internationalisation of HE as a public good: a comparative study in four national systems
  • Higher education participation and macro-economic fluctuations: an historical and comparative study

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