Policy board announced

November 1, 2002

The Higher Education Policy Institute, launched today, has announced its advisory board members. They are: Lord Dearing; Roger Brown, principal of the Southampton Institute; Sir Graeme Davies, principal of the University of Glasgow; Sir Brian Follett, chairman of the Arts and Humanities Research Board; Sir Howard Newby, chief executive of the Higher Education Funding Council for England; Sir Bryan Nicholson, chairman of Cookson; Sir Gareth Roberts, president of Wolfson College, Oxford; Mike Scott, principal of the North East Wales Institute; Peter Scott, vice-chancellor of Kingston University; Ruth Silver, principal of Lewisham College; Quentin Thompson, consultant; Baroness Warwick, chief executive of Universities UK; and Sir David Watson, vice-chancellor of the University of Brighton.

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments

Most Commented

James Fryer illustration (27 July 2017)

It is not Luddism to be cautious about destroying an academic publishing industry that has served us well, says Marilyn Deegan

Jeffrey Beall, associate professor and librarian at the University of Colorado Denver

Creator of controversial predatory journals blacklist says some peers are failing to warn of dangers of disreputable publishers

Hand squeezing stress ball
Working 55 hours per week, the loss of research periods, slashed pensions, increased bureaucracy, tiny budgets and declining standards have finally forced Michael Edwards out
Kayaker and jet skiiers

Nazima Kadir’s social circle reveals a range of alternative careers for would-be scholars, and often with better rewards than academia

hole in ground

‘Drastic action’ required to fix multibillion-pound shortfall in Universities Superannuation Scheme, expert warns