Navigating the complexities of the higher education landscape is a challenge for any new leader to the sector. Higher Education Insights is our new one-day leadership programme that will equip you with the higher education knowledge and insights to become an effective leader in higher education now.
The programme complements your institutions induction by providing a wider perspective on issues affecting higher education in the UK and globally. Delivered by some of the sector’s most experienced and forward-thinking senior leaders.
Who is it for?
Higher Education Insights is for leaders who are new to the higher education sector, across both professional service and academic roles. It is also for those who may have recently taken on a leadership role at any level and need to understand the broader environment that they, their team and institution operates within.
Date: Tuesday 9 May 2017
Location: Central London
Contact: If you would like to find out more information on Higher Education Insights, please contact:
Rita Walters, Marketing and Communications Coordinator
T: 020 3468 4817
*Your institution must be a member of the Leadership Foundation for the Members Fee to apply
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
T: 020 3468 4817
Read our blog which offers insights into the sector from colleagues at the Leadership Foundation
Deputy Director, Leadership Development
Following almost 20 years’ experience of working in universities, Tracy’s main role with the Leadership Foundation is as Programme Director (Funder Supported Projects) overseeing and co-ordinating activity funded by the four UK higher education funding councils. This activity addresses specific issues connected with higher education – such as diversity and financial development, as well as the Prevent agenda. Tracy is the key liaison between the funding bodies and the Leadership Foundation teams developing and delivering the programmes, ensuring that this funded activity is effectively scheduled, resourced, evaluated and reported in line with stakeholder and funder expectations. She will also be involved in responding to further funded opportunities that meet sector needs.
Tracy is also a programme director on the recently relaunched Future Professional Directors programme.
T: 02380 970 619
M: 07810 087363
Doug is responsible for a range of Leadership Foundation open programmes as well as undertaking bespoke consultancy assignments for universities. Key interests include educational and research leadership, the leadership of professional services, strategy development and leadership for sustainability. An accomplished teacher, facilitator, coach and conference speaker, Doug has achievements across a wide range of leadership, educational and organisational development projects. People who work with Doug comment on his enthusiasm, great preparation, powerful insights, breakthrough moments and sheer inspiration. They go away with new energy, ideas and perspectives on themselves and others.