Opportunities to improve university governance in England

Think tank: HEPI

Author(s): Dr Alison Wheaton

November 10, 2022

This report from UK think tank HEPI identifies opportunities for enhancing university governance in England.

Dr Alison Wheaton considers how university governing body members in England perceive their roles and what this means for the higher education sector. The report, which is based on Dr Wheaton’s recent PhD, finds a shift towards more interactive governance at some universities. The best examples rely on clarity of roles, the skills of those involved involved and time.