Dr John Selby

John Selby

Chair, OFFA Advisory Group

Appointed July 2011

Dr John Selby is former Director (Education and Participation) at the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), in which he held responsibility for all HEFCE’s work in teaching, learning, and widening participation. In his 11 years at HEFCE John also worked with institutions in the Midlands as a Regional Consultant. Before joining HEFCE, John was Head of Educational Partnerships at Coventry University.

Registered interests

Organisation in which interest exists

Nature of interest

Bristol Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning and Education, University of the West of England

Honorary Research Fellow

University of Bristol/University of the West of England

University of Bristol/University of the West of England Widening Participation Research Group

University of Bristol

University Widening Participation Research Cluster Management Group

Higher Education Funding Council for Wales

Member, Strategic Development Committee

The Brightside Trust

Trustee