Ms Carolyn Campbell
Senior Consultant and Advisory Board Member, The Observatory on Borderless Higher Education, United Kingdom

Carolyn Campbell has had a career in higher education policy and quality assurance at national and international levels. She is currently Senior Consultant at the Observatory on Borderless Higher Education where she is also a member of the Advisory Board.

Prior to this she was Head of International at the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education having held senior posts in predecessor national quality assurance organisations in the UK. She has also held a post in the Erasmus Bureau in Brussels managing the pilot project for the development of the European Credit Transfer Scheme and in the Education Development Centre at Roehampton University.

Carolyn is currently the external Academic Board member for Ashridge Business School, a UK degree granting institution, and a member of the International Advisory Group of the Lumina Foundation in the United States of America. Over the last eighteen months she has represented the UK in the Structural Reform Working Group in the Bologna Process and is an ex officio member of the UK Bologna Stakeholders Forum. She is a member of the Appeals Committee of the European Quality Assurance Register.

Carolyn’s research interests include the regulation, quality assurance and internationalisation of higher education. She has contributed to British Council, European Commission, OECD and UNESCO publications and projects on cross border higher education and quality assurance, and recently co-authored an international comparator study on the assessment of quality for the funding councils in the UK.