I am an independent researcher looking at how universities can help solve challenges facing society. I am based in the UK, but have extensive international experience, including recent research in Europe and sub-Saharan Africa.Learn more
This research, commissioned by the Greater Manchester Civic University Board, analyses the impact of the five GM universities on the city region, its people, and businesses, one year on from the signing of a flagship agreement.
An article for HEPI (the Higher Education Policy Institute) on how our understanding of higher education leadership has changed over time.
This report analyses the role of smaller and specialist universities in their local, national and international economies. I researched and wrote the five case studies, covering 11 UK higher education institutions.
A sketch of what a new form of fellowship provider might look like, and what we can learn from others.
This research uses historic data to predict the future impact of the twelve members of Yorkshire Universities: the universities of Bradford, Huddersfield, Hull, Leeds, Leeds Beckett, Leeds Trinity, Leeds Arts, Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam, York, and York St John, as well as the Leeds Conservatoire.