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Governing and Governance in Education RIG Meeting


The next meeting of the Governing and Governance in Education RIG Meeting will take place:

Date: Thursday 22 November 2018  
Location: London
Start time: 11.00am
Finish time: 3.30pm

10.30 Gather for coffee and networking

Welcome and confirm programme for the day

The theme for the morning will be higher education governance.

There will be brief presentations from two research studies looking at aspects of higher education governance

  • Alison Wheaton, PhD student, University College London – the processes and practices of governing higher education institutions
  • Filipe Morais, Henley Business School, University of Reading – the role of the independent external governor/director/trustee
  • Discussion
12.45 Lunch

Jacqueline Baxter, Open University

              - Multi-academy trusts in England : strategic approaches

              - ‘Management in Education’ & Governance Theme


Elnaz Kashefpakdel, Education & Employers

‘Governing our Schools: 10 years on’ is a follow up study of a report published by University of Bath (on behalf of Business in the Community) in 2008 on the state of governance across schools in England


Open House: Researcher Space

This is the opportunity to share the progress of your current research project.  

(Contributors are requested to let me know of your theme in advance). 

3.30 Depart  

Professor of Education
Dr Ron Hill (Convener)
Faculty of Social Sciences
University of Stirling
01478 650378

Registration for this event is free and full venue details will be provided to registered delegates in the form of joining instructions. 

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