Stephanie Marshall joined the Higher Education Academy (HEA) in 2012 as Deputy Chief Executive (Research & Policy) and is now the HEA's Chief Executive Officer.
Before coming to the HEA, Stephanie was Director of Programmes with the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education (LFHE). She developed the LFHE’s leadership activities from a single programme, led the Governor Development Programme, and developed the LFHE’s Professional Recognition Scheme.
Previously Stephanie was a Provost of one of the Colleges of the University of York and ran the Centre for Leadership and Management. As a researcher and teaching academic at University of York, Stephanie developed the University’s first development programme for academic staff – the York Certificate of Academic Practice (YCAP).
Stephanie is a Principal Fellow of the HEA and Professor of Higher Education at the University of Manchester.
She is co-editor (with Heather Fry and Steve Ketteridge) of ‘A handbook for teaching and learning in higher education’ (Kogan Page, 1999, 2003, 2009 and 2014), and author of ‘A handbook for leaders in higher education; transforming teaching and learning’ (Routledge, 2015).
Chief Executive Officer