Richard Blackwell

Deputy Vice-Chancellor from August 2010.
Review of Business-University Collaboration 2012 (contributing member).
Employed by HEFCE, the funding body for English higher education, 2003-10.
Social enterprise project in Buenos Aires (volunteer 2008).
Awarded PhD in 2007, a culmination of 10 years investigation of higher education issues.
Trustee and member of Governing Council and Management Committee 2002-10. Editorial board of policy journal Higher Education Quarterly from 2008.
Fellow of HE Academy and worked for one of its forerunners.