HEDIIP Advisory Panel

The HEDIIP Advisory Panel has been established to form a network of professional representatives from major stakeholder communities. The panel will act as a quality assurance body to advise the Programme Management Office (PMO) on the planning and delivery of projects. Members of the panel will also be assigned to individual projects and will sit on Project Boards, providing more enterprise-specific guidance through technical and logistical oversight. The Chair of the Advisory Panel will attend Programme Board meetings.

The members of the HEDIIP Advisory Panel are:

  • Mike Glover (Chair) – Academic Registrar, Warwick University.
  • Brian French – Statistics and Research Branch (Tertiary Education), Department for the Economy NI
  • Catherine Elliott – Education and Skills Manager, Engineering Council
  • Christine Couper – Director of Strategic Planning, Greenwich University.
  • Christine Giles – Deputy Academic Registrar, University of Portsmouth
  • Dan Cook – Head of Collections Development, HESA
  • Dave Cartwright – Senior Manager, Data Services, SLC
  • Esther Williams – Head of Student Systems and Process Development, University of West of England
  • Greg Fowler – Data Application Manager, Data Science, Funding Agencies Shared Services Team
  • Hannah Falvey – Head of Statistics, HEFCW
  • Helen Ellis-Jones – Assistant Director, HR Strategy & Change, University of Hertfordshire
  • Helen Mansfield – Head of Information Development (Data & Standards), Health Education England National
  • Jayne Rowley – Director of Business Services, Graduate Prospects
  • Joanna Wagstaffe – Director of Academic Registry, University of Law
  • John Britton – Deputy Director of Planning, Cardiff University
  • Kate Wicklow – Senior Policy Advisor, GuildHE
  • Kirsty White – Head of Planning, Research and Development, General Medical Council
  • Luke Taylor – Assistant Director of IT Services, University of Bristol.
  • Marian Hilditch – Data & Process Quality Manager, University of York.
  • Martin Boyle – Director of Planning and Business Intelligence, University of Glasgow
  • Martin Smith – Chief Funding & Information Officer, SFC
  • Mike Spink – Data Architect, UCAS
  • Olivia Roberts – Head of Student Services & Systems, Queens University Belfast
  • Paul Hazell – Assistant Director, Research, Information and Enquiry, QAA
  • Peter Tinson – Executive Director, UCISA
  • Philip Gallagher – Operations Manager, QTS and Induction Unit, NCTL
  • Rachel Bruce – Deputy Innovation Director, Jisc
  • Rob Wyn Jones – Consultant – Jisc Special Projects, Jisc
  • Richard Puttock – Head of Data and Management Information, HEFCE
  • Shaun Osborne – Project Manager, NCTL
  • Will Hammonds – Policy Researcher, UUK
  • Zoe Stockdale – Graduate Studies Manager, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford.

Terms of Reference 

The Higher Education Data and Information Improvement Programme Advisory Panel will:

  1. Advise the HEDIIP Programme Board on technical and logistical issues;
  2. Contribute to the specification of individual projects, including scope, sustainability and outcomes;
  3. Act as a steering and oversight group for the portfolio of HEDIIP projects;
  4. Contribute members to the governance structures of individual HEDIIP projects;
  5. Support Project Managers to deliver these projects;
  6. Act as ambassadors for the work of HEDIIP;
  7. Provide intelligence on issues and perceptions from across the landscape.