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Research Profile

Dr Gethin Williams 

Career Profile

Retired in August 1996 as Deputy Principal at the University of Wales College, Newport, having been employed at the College for 33 years and served as a senior member of staff from the time when the Gwent College of Higher Education was formed by merger in 1975 to its admission to the University of Wales as a university college in 1996. Contributed during his career to a range of publications including reports, journals, proceedings of conferences and handbooks for managers and governors in higher education institutions. Also served on a number of bodies in Wales and the UK and undertook a variety assignments, including those of academic auditor, adviser and consultant. On his retirement he became Hon Research Fellow in the School of Education, since when he has been engaged on studies of the impact of changes in government policy on the development of higher education in Wales