Fiona Waye

Fiona Waye

Member, OFFA Advisory Group

Appointed April 2013

Fiona Waye has worked for over 25 years in the education sector at both secondary and higher education level as a teacher, lecturer, researcher and in policy development. She works as a Policy Adviser for Universities UK (UUK) In 2000 she took a secondment to set up the higher education Equality Challenge Unit. She spent a year working in GuildHE to broaden her experience in working with higher education and specialist colleges. She is currently Senior Policy Lead in Equality and Diversity at Universities UK across a range of higher education policies including funding, student support, quality, admissions, and social mobility. She is responsible for UUK’s Student Policy Network, which is a group of vice-chancellors with responsibility for policy relating to students across the student lifecycle.

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Universities UK

Policy Adviser

Universities and Colleges Admissions Service

Universities UK Council member

Higher Education Careers Services Unit and Graduate Prospects

Universities UK Board observer

Equality Challenge Unit

Universities UK Board observer