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Professor Barbara Allan is recognised by the Higher Education Academy

24 April 2014

Our Dean has been successfully appointed as a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, the UK organisation that champions excellent learning and teaching practices in higher education.

This demonstrates Barbara’s contributions to learning and teaching at a national level, as well as within the University of Westminster. This recognition is granted to highly experienced senior academic staff, with leadership responsibilities in learning and teaching.

Barbara’s particular areas of interest and expertise include business and management education, and also women and leadership. If you're interested in joining our team and contribute to these research areas, watch the video below to find out more about our exciting plans for growth.

To find out more about Barbara Allan's work at Westminster Business School, please visit the Barbara's blog.

About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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