Global leaders of learning and teaching join OneHE Advisory Group

OneHE, the global network for educators, today named sixteen internationally respected learning and teaching leaders who have joined OneHE’s new Advisory Group. Advisory Group members will help to shape OneHE’s strategic direction in response to the needs of OneHE’s global community of educators.

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The sixteen members of the Advisory Group confirmed today are (in alphabetical order):

Professor Arshad AhmadVice Chancellor, Lahore University of Management SciencesPakistan
Professor Peter ArthurProfessor of Teaching, University of British ColumbiaCanada
Dr Maha BaliAssociate Professor of Practice, Center of Learning and Teaching American University in CairoEgypt
Dr Michael BermanChief Innovation Officer and Deputy CIO at California State University, Chancellor’s OfficeUnited States of America
Professor Sir Drummond BoneChair of the Observatory on Borderless Higher Education and former Master of Balliol College at the University of OxfordUnited Kingdom
Dr Sue GiloiProvost at Inscape Education Group, PretoriaSouth Africa
Dr Jim HallDean, Rochester Institute of Technology, New YorkUnited States of America
Professor Steve JoordensDirector, Advanced Learning Technologies Lab, University of TorontoCanada
Professor Stephanie MarshallVice Principal Education, Queen Mary University of London and independent Higher Education expertUnited Kingdom
Sean Michael Morris  Director, Digital Pedagogy Lab at University of Mary WashingtonUnited States of America
Professor Beverley OliverAlfred Deakin Professor, former Deputy Vice-Chancellor Education, Deakin University, Melbourne and independent Higher Education expertAustralia
Dr Jamil SalmiIndependent Higher Education expertColombia
Dr Mary Deane SorcinelliSenior Fellow, Institute for Teaching Excellence and Faculty Development, University of Massachusetts AmherstUnited States of America
Professor Karen StantonVice Chancellor, York St John UniversityUnited Kingdom
Dr Andree SursockSenior Adviser at European University Association and independent higher education expertBelgium
Dr Gavan WatsonVP Teaching and Learning and Director for the Centre for Innovation in teaching and learning, Memorial University of NewfoundlandCanada

Announcing the members of the OneHE Advisory Group, Managing Director Dr Mark Jones said “OneHE was founded to build a global community of educators with a shared passion for learning and teaching and our Advisory Group reflects this ambition. We are delighted to have an Advisory Group that can provide such a rich range of regional insights and global perspectives. We would like to thank our Advisory Group members for their support and commitment to work with us to realise our community’s ambitions for learning and teaching.”

OneHE is a membership platform that helps educators to connect, collaborate and innovate in a safe space that is uniquely for them. Individuals can join OneHE at www.onehe.org/join. All members registered on 25th January 2019 will be eligible to apply for innovation funding through the OneHE Foundation which will run its first funding round in February.

 

Editorial notes:

– The Advisory Group members have been drawn from Europe, North America, Africa, MENA, South America, Asia and Australia.

– OneHE is the first global network for educators in higher education with a shared passion for learning and teaching. It aims to bring together educators to share ideas, solve common challenges and inspire each other to improve the impact and effectiveness of higher education, building on shared wisdom, experience and passion.

– OneHE provides a safe space for educators to meet existing and new colleagues, collaborate across disciplines, build communities, promote and develop their practice, gain recognition and apply for funding.

– OneHE is a member-led community. It charges a low monthly membership fees starting at £3 (inclusive of VAT) which is halved for low-income, lower-middle-income and upper-middle-income economies.

– OneHE charges a membership fee to generate funding for innovation and to keep the platform up-to-date and free from advertising.

– Membership income allows for the community to continue to develop, keep the network space free of commercial messages and, importantly, generate funding for member-led innovation to be issued through the OneHE Foundation.

– Through the OneHE Foundation, OneHE will award grants to member-selected projects every four months.

– OneHE was formed in 2018 by Dr Mark Jones, Olivia Fleming and Simon Jones, former directors of the UK Higher Education Academy.